Mississauga travel guide

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You're Going to Love Mississauga

With a population of 668,549, Mississauga is a must-see destination in Ontario, Canada. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. Mississauga deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

Where to Eat in Mississauga

Port Credit is the neighbourhood with the most restaurants in Mississauga. These include popular favourites such as Hello Bangkok Mississauga (62 Lakeshore Rd E), Aielli Ristorante (286 Lakeshore Rd East) and Habitat Social Cafe & Bar (70 Lakeshore Rd E). If you’re looking for affordable options, Canyon Creek - Square One (299 Rathburn Rd. West) and Goodfellas Wood Oven Pizza (209 Queen Street South) are great picks. For delicious green meals, Milestones Grill + Bar - Heartland (730 Matheson Blvd W) and Nox (151 Queen St S) are recommended spots to get vegetarian or vegan food in Mississauga.

When to visit Mississauga

Mississauga in February
Estimated hotel price
C$ 164
1 night at 3-star hotel
Mississauga in February
Estimated hotel price
C$ 164
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Mississauga

Plane

When flying to Mississauga, you’ll arrive at Toronto Pearson Airport (YYZ), which is located 6 miles from the city centre The shortest domestic flight to Mississauga departs from Québec City and takes around 1h 35m.

Train

VIA Rail Canada is the most popular train carrier serving Mississauga, followed by AccesRail. The train journey from Mississauga to Kingston takes 2h 05m and costs around C$ 49 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from London, expect to pay about C$ 42 for a 2h 12m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Mississauga is to pick up a car rental from Toronto, which is about 14 miles from Mississauga. You’ll find branches of Economy Rent a Car and Hertz, among others, in Toronto.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Mississauga, including Rider Express, Bus and OurBus. From London, the bus ride to Mississauga takes 130 miles and will cost you around C$ 23. From Kingston, the ticket costs about C$ 51 for a journey of 150 miles. Mississauga’s bus station is located 0.2 miles from the downtown.

Plane

When flying to Mississauga, you’ll arrive at Toronto Pearson Airport (YYZ), which is located 6 miles from the city centre The shortest domestic flight to Mississauga departs from Québec City and takes around 1h 35m.

Train

VIA Rail Canada is the most popular train carrier serving Mississauga, followed by AccesRail. The train journey from Mississauga to Kingston takes 2h 05m and costs around C$ 49 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from London, expect to pay about C$ 42 for a 2h 12m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Mississauga is to pick up a car rental from Toronto, which is about 14 miles from Mississauga. You’ll find branches of Economy Rent a Car and Hertz, among others, in Toronto.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Mississauga, including Rider Express, Bus and OurBus. From London, the bus ride to Mississauga takes 130 miles and will cost you around C$ 23. From Kingston, the ticket costs about C$ 51 for a journey of 150 miles. Mississauga’s bus station is located 0.2 miles from the downtown.

Airports near Mississauga

Airlines serving Mississauga

Lufthansa
Good (4,692 reviews)
KLM
Good (848 reviews)
SWISS
Good (943 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,554 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,615 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,298 reviews)
Air France
Good (980 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (488 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,595 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,960 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,122 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,455 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,888 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (229 reviews)
Finnair
Good (869 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (925 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,181 reviews)
LOT
Good (685 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (820 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,683 reviews)
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Where to stay in Mississauga

Average rates range from around C$ 238 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 455 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Admiral Inn Mississauga and Comfort Inn Mississauga. There are also lots of vacation rental options in Mississauga, with prices from C$ 33 to C$ 921 per night. Streetsville is the neighbourhood with the highest amount of rentals to choose from. On average, vacation rentals in Mississauga are about 2% more expensive than a hotel room in the city.

Where to stay in popular areas of Mississauga

Most booked hotels in Mississauga

Hyatt Place Toronto-Brampton
3 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
C$ 202+
Home2 Suites by Hilton Toronto Brampton
3 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 191+
Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Brampton West
3 stars
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
C$ 186+
Hilton Mississauga/Meadowvale
4 stars
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
C$ 189+
Sandman Signature Mississauga Hotel
4 stars
Good (7.9, Good reviews)
C$ 196+
Hilton Garden Inn Toronto/Brampton
3 stars
Good (7.8, Good reviews)
C$ 196+

Renting a car in Mississauga

Renting a car in Mississauga costs C$ 38 per day, on average, or C$ 75 if you want to rent it for 2 days. National, Alamo and Enterprise Rent-A-Car are the agencies with the best reviews in the city. The most popular location to rent a car in Mississauga is the Economy Rent a Car branch at 3356 Elm Bank Road, which is 7 miles from the downtown.

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 17% cheaper than airport locations in Mississauga.

Expect to pay C$ 1.90 per litre in Mississauga (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 22.79 and C$ 30.39. The most frequently booked car type in Mississauga is Compact (Toyota Corolla or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Intermediate rental cars (Pontiac Grand Am or similar) are, on average, 74% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.

Renting a car in Mississauga costs C$ 38 per day, on average, or C$ 75 if you want to rent it for 2 days. National, Alamo and Enterprise Rent-A-Car are the agencies with the best reviews in the city. The most popular location to rent a car in Mississauga is the Economy Rent a Car branch at 3356 Elm Bank Road, which is 7 miles from the downtown.

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 17% cheaper than airport locations in Mississauga.

Expect to pay C$ 1.90 per litre in Mississauga (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 22.79 and C$ 30.39. The most frequently booked car type in Mississauga is Compact (Toyota Corolla or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Intermediate rental cars (Pontiac Grand Am or similar) are, on average, 74% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.