Travel and Accommodations

Please attempt to arrange your own accommodations with friends or Christadelphian contacts in the Southern Ontario region. Don't forget to arrange a pick-up/drop-off at the airport, accommodations before and after the camp, and a car ride to and from the Conference. This is your responsibility and should be arranged early out of courtesy for anyone who may help you.

Should you require further assistance with airport pickup, accommodations, or a spot on the bus to/from Manitoulin, please fill out the Travel and Accommodation Request Form using Google Forms.

Please complete the form no later than July 12, 2024

Are You Flying?

We will only provide pickup/drop-off to the airports listed below. Depending on the arrival time and availability of drivers, you may be required to take public transit from the airport to destinations closer to those providing accommodation. If this is the case, we will provide you with the best options.

Should you require further information, contact bro. Darryl Rose.

Please adhere to the following guidelines when booking flights:

Plan to arrive and depart from one of the following airports:
- Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ)
- Hamilton International Airport (YHM)
- Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (YTZ)

Please note: We cannot accommodate pickup from airports in Buffalo, USA. You will need to take public transportation across the border to the Hamilton area.

Arrivals: No later than 8:00 PM on Friday, August 18th
Departures: No earlier than Sunday, August 27st

Operation Monday is a preaching effort that will be held on Monday, August 28nd in the Southern Ontario region. Many Youth Conference attendees and other young people typically participate in this event. We encourage you to plan on sticking around in the area for this activity.

Airport Pickup / Drop Off

Attendees needing accommodation and flying into Pearson International Airport (YYZ) may be asked to take the Go Bus from the airport to the Hamilton area, where pickup and accommodation will be provided. See more information below.

For those traveling from Downtown Toronto or flying into the Billy Bishop Airport (YTZ), the Go Train can be taken from Union Station downtown Toronto to Aldershot station in Hamilton, and pickup can be arranged from there. See more information below.

Attendees flying into Hamilton International Airport (YHM) can be picked up directly from the airport.

The Bus to Manitoulin

The Manitoulin Island Bible Camp is approximately a 7-hour trip from Toronto. Unless you arrange your own transportation, you will need to take the school bus that we organize to Manitoulin, which includes a 2-hour ferry trip. You will need to pay $90 ($66 USD) for a round trip upon arrival at Youth Conference. There will be an additional charge to take the ferry. The Chi-Cheemaun ferry costs approximately $20 each way and must be pre-booked and pre-paid IN ADVANCE.  You must check-in one hour in advance of departure.

There is a memorial service at the Hamilton Book Road Hall, Saturday, August 19th at 9:30am and then from this same location the bus departs at 11:00 AM to meet the 5:45pm Chi-Cheemaun ferry.  Please note the bus does not stop for lunch.  Some snacks will be provided for the trip.

The bus returns to the Hamilton Book Road ecclesial hall around 10:00 PM on Saturday, August 26th

Book Road Ecclesial Hall
522 Book Road E.
Hamilton, ON L9G 3L1

You can register to take the bus by filling out the MYC Travel / Accommodation Request Form, or by adding the bus during the registration process. If the bus is too full, priority will be given to those coming from the furthest away.

Getting Around

From Pearson International Airport (YYZ) to Hamilton:
Go Bus (Route 40 Westbound) departs from Terminal 1 every 30-60 minutes and takes approximately 1 hour 15 minutes to get to Hamilton downtown. If flying into Terminal 3, take the free train at the airport to Terminal 1.

The approximate cost of the bus is $12 each way.

GO Bus Schedule:
Airport Transportation Webpage:

From Toronto Downtown to Hamilton:
Take the “Lakeshore West” Go Train departing from Union Station to Aldershot Station.
The approximate cost is $12 each way.
Go Transit Website:

From Pearson International Airport (YYZ) to Toronto Downtown:
The UP train connects Toronto Downtown to Pearson International Airport.
The approximate cost is $12 each way.
UP Train:

Flight Delays / Missing The Bus

In the event that your flight is delayed and you will miss the bus, please notify us ASAP. We will try our best to find an alternate ride to Manitoulin, but we cannot make any guarantees.

In the event we cannot find anyone with room, there are Ontario Northland buses that depart from the Toronto area on Saturday and Sunday evenings, traveling through the night to arrive in the area of Manitoulin Island ( This bus costs approximately $100 and we will do our best to pick you up from the bus stop.