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Designing Cities 2019: Location & Travel

Traveling to Toronto

Don’t forget your passport!

You will need a valid passport if you’re traveling to Toronto from the U.S.

Note: Canada has restrictions for entry for those with a prior impaired driving conviction (DUI/DWI). If you have had a DWI/DUI conviction in the past, you may be required to apply for a permit to enter before arriving at the border. Learn more about Canada’s DUI/DWI restrictions, and about how to apply to enter the country with a prior conviction.

If you are planning to attend Designing Cities and are from a country other than the U.S. or Canada, please click here to learn about entry and visa requirements by country/territory.

Applying for a visa to visit Canada?

Email us at [email protected] if you require a letter of invitation to accompany your visa application.

It is recommended you apply as early as possible to ensure you receive the necessary travel documents well in advance of the conference.

Conference Location

Designing Cities 2019 will take place at the Sheraton Centre Toronto, just across from Nathan Phillips Square, as well as across the city of Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area.

NACTO has secured a discounted​ group​ rate at Sheraton Centre Toronto​ ​for your trip to ​Designing Cities 2019, with booking available until Monday, August 12.
Standard hotel rooms are now sold out, as are most other rooms.

A few deluxe hotel rooms are still available at a discounted rate of $309 CAD + tax (per night), until sold out. (Equivalent to $236 USD as of 2019/7/11.)

A few cabana hotel rooms are still available at a discounted rate of at $329 CAD + tax (per night), until sold out. (Equivalent to $250 USD as of 2019/7/22.)

Book your hotel room for NACTO 2019 Designing Cities Conference​ by Monday, August 12.

​You may also contact Sheraton’s Reservations Center at (888) ​627-7175 with the group name NACTO 2019 Designing Cities Conference to make reservations.

Get ready to explore!