Niagara-on-the-Lake travel guide

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Niagara-on-the-Lake is a must-see destination in Ontario, Canada. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. Consider staying at least one whole day in Niagara-on-the-Lake to see all of its attractions.

Where to Eat in Niagara-on-the-Lake

If you’re looking for affordable options, Ravine Vineyard Winery Restaurant (1366 York Road) and CAMM-ROYAL Niagara Tapas Bar and Restaurant (1339 Lakeshore Rd RR 3) are great picks.

When to visit Niagara-on-the-Lake

Niagara-on-the-Lake in January
Estimated hotel price
C$ 172
1 night at 3-star hotel
Niagara-on-the-Lake in January
Estimated hotel price
C$ 172
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Niagara-on-the-Lake

Plane

Although Niagara-on-the-Lake doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Toronto Island (YTZ), which is located 30 miles from Niagara-on-the-Lake. The shortest domestic flight to Niagara-on-the-Lake departs from Thunder Bay and takes around 1h 50m.

Train

VIA Rail Canada is the most popular train carrier serving Niagara-on-the-Lake, followed by AccesRail. The train journey from Niagara-on-the-Lake to London takes 2h 10m and costs around C$ 42 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Ottawa, expect to pay about C$ 55 for a 3h 49m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Niagara-on-the-Lake is to pick up a car rental from Toronto, which is about 31 miles from Niagara-on-the-Lake. You’ll find branches of Hertz and Economy Rent a Car, among others, in Toronto.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Niagara-on-the-Lake, including Bus, Rider Express and OurBus. From London, the bus ride to Niagara-on-the-Lake takes 130 miles and will cost you around C$ 52. From Kingston, the ticket costs about C$ 78 for a journey of 150 miles.

Plane

Although Niagara-on-the-Lake doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Toronto Island (YTZ), which is located 30 miles from Niagara-on-the-Lake. The shortest domestic flight to Niagara-on-the-Lake departs from Thunder Bay and takes around 1h 50m.

Train

VIA Rail Canada is the most popular train carrier serving Niagara-on-the-Lake, followed by AccesRail. The train journey from Niagara-on-the-Lake to London takes 2h 10m and costs around C$ 42 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Ottawa, expect to pay about C$ 55 for a 3h 49m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Niagara-on-the-Lake is to pick up a car rental from Toronto, which is about 31 miles from Niagara-on-the-Lake. You’ll find branches of Hertz and Economy Rent a Car, among others, in Toronto.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Niagara-on-the-Lake, including Bus, Rider Express and OurBus. From London, the bus ride to Niagara-on-the-Lake takes 130 miles and will cost you around C$ 52. From Kingston, the ticket costs about C$ 78 for a journey of 150 miles.

Airports near Niagara-on-the-Lake

Airlines serving Niagara-on-the-Lake

Lufthansa
Good (4,680 reviews)
KLM
Good (848 reviews)
SWISS
Good (945 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,747 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,178 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,443 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (471 reviews)
Air France
Good (976 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,602 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,103 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,941 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,367 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,213 reviews)
LOT
Good (665 reviews)
Finnair
Good (771 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (784 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,178 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (927 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (848 reviews)
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Where to stay in Niagara-on-the-Lake

From 5-star hotels such as the White Oaks Resort & Spa to great affordable options like the Orchid Inn and Ginger Restaurant, Niagara-on-the-Lake offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around C$ 317 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 430 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Niagara-on-the-Lake

Most booked hotels in Niagara-on-the-Lake

White Oaks Resort & Spa
5 stars
Excellent (8.9, Excellent reviews)
C$ 247+
Holiday Inn Express Niagara-On-The-Lake
3 stars
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
C$ 202+
Hilton Garden Inn Niagara-on-the-Lake
3 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
C$ 259+
Great Wolf Lodge Niagara Falls
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 344+
Prince of Wales
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 413+
Queens Landing
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 359+

Renting a car in Niagara-on-the-Lake

Expect to pay C$ 1.89 per litre in Niagara-on-the-Lake (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 22.66 and C$ 30.21.

Expect to pay C$ 1.89 per litre in Niagara-on-the-Lake (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 22.66 and C$ 30.21.