The site is located near many TTC transit lines. Here is a short summary of some of your options:
The 501 streetcar (every 10 mins) operates along Queen St. which is one block to the north from the site. Additional streetcar service 506 (every 10 mins) is available just a short 10 minute walk north along Coxwell to the corner of Gerrard & Coxwell.
The closest Green Line subway stops are located at Cowell (27 min walk) or Woodbine Stations (31 min walk). You may either take the 22 bus to / from the station or enjoy the leisurely walk to / from the venue. Trains run every 4-5 mins off-peak and they run until 01:41 hrs westbound / 02:01 hrs eastbound.
The 22 bus (every 10 mins) operates along Coxwell Ave and other options include to the west the 31 bus (every 20 mins) which takes you to Greenwood subway station or the 92 bus (every 10 mins) to the east which takes you to Woodbine.
Toronto loves to bike! There are many existing bike lock up locations in and around the venue including:
- Queen St. lock ups
- Woodbine Beach at various locationsThe venue is accessible from the Bikeway network via the “Lower Don” aka Lakeshore route, the “Lakefront Trail” and the “Greenwood” route coming from the north. Check out the cool bike info here to plan your trip
Ride sharing / Taxi
Please follow on-site signage for taxi & ride sharing pickup.
Bestival encourages you to take transit to the site but there are several parking lots near the festival site. Lots can be found:
- South side of Eastern between Coxwell and Northern Dancer
- South side of Lakeshore at Northern Dance (Woodbine Beach & Ashbridges Bay)
Recommended Parking Lots:
116 Winners Circle / Carpark 187 / Rate: $1.00 per Half Hour / Capacity: 10 Spaces
118 Sarah Ashbridge Ave / Carpark 186 / Rate: $1.00 per Half Hour / Capacity: 24 Spaces
116 Joseph Duggan Rd / Carpark 185 / Rate: $1.00 per Half Hour / Capacity: 24 Spaces
192 Boardwalk Dr / Carpark 184 / Rate: $1.00 per Half Hour / Capacity: 24 Spaces
166 Woodbine Ave / Carpark 183 / Rate: $1.00 per Half Hour / Capacity: 21 Spaces
1675 Lakeshore Blvd. E. / Carpark 193 / Rate: $0.75 per Half Hour / Capacity: 292 Spaces
20 Ashbridges Bay Park Road / Carpark 194 / Rate: $0.75 per Half Hour / Capacity: 270 Spaces
Safety & Changes
Please note that the festival is working closely with the City of Toronto and the Toronto Police Department on our traffic plan and there may be changes to traffic patterns. Best to plan to arrive early and give yourselves enough time to get to the afterparty.