Niagara-on-the-Lake travel guide

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You're Going to Love Niagara-on-the-Lake

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. We recommend you stay at least 2 days in order to fully appreciate everything Niagara-on-the-Lake has to offer.

Where to Eat in Niagara-on-the-Lake

If you’re looking for affordable options, Benchmark (135 Taylor Rd) and Bricks and Barley (1573 Four Mile Creek Road) are great picks.

When to visit Niagara-on-the-Lake

Niagara-on-the-Lake in February
Estimated hotel price
C$ 181
1 night at 3-star hotel
Niagara-on-the-Lake in February
Estimated hotel price
C$ 181
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Niagara-on-the-Lake


Although Niagara-on-the-Lake doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Toronto Island (YTZ), which is located 49 km from Niagara-on-the-Lake. Toronto Pearson Airport is the most popular, with regular flights from Air Canada, Air France, Avianca and other airlines departing from Canada. The shortest domestic flight to Niagara-on-the-Lake departs from Winnipeg and takes around 2h 20m.


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 Kingston takes 2h 11m and costs around C$ 48 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from London, expect to pay about C$ 40 for a 2h 12m trip.


Another option to get to Niagara-on-the-Lake is to pick up a car rental from Toronto, which is about 50 km from Niagara-on-the-Lake. You’ll find branches of Zoom Rent A Car and Enterprise, among others, in Toronto.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Niagara-on-the-Lake, including FlixBus, Bus and OurBus. From Manchester, the bus ride to Niagara-on-the-Lake takes 105 km and will cost you around C$ 15. From Buffalo, the ticket costs about C$ 84 for a journey of 266 km.

Airports near Niagara-on-the-Lake

Airlines serving Niagara-on-the-Lake

United Airlines
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American Airlines
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Air France
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Air Canada
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Scandinavian Airlines
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Alaska Airlines
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Renting a car in Niagara-on-the-Lake

Expect to pay C$ 2.31 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$ 27.69 and C$ 36.92.