Location

With a location approximately 2 hours east of Toronto and 2.5 hours south west of the Nation’s Capital, the City of Quinte West is ideal for commercial and industrial businesses of all sizes.

City - Driving Distance


Kingston, ON  – 75 kilometres


Peterborough, ON – 100 kilometres


Toronto, ON – 190 kilometres


Ottawa, ON – 230 kilometres


Buffalo, NY – 324 kilometres


Montreal, QC – 360 kilometres


Detroit, MI – 531 kilometres


New York, NY – 702 kilometres


Philadelphia, PA – 711 kilometres


Chicago, IL – 992 kilometres


Atlanta, GA – 1685 kilometres


 

Highway Access

Quinte West is well served by the local highway network.

Our location on the Highway 401 corridor, a four lane controlled highway, allows access to North American markets and also serves as a route to major border crossings.

Airports

Toronto – Lester B .Pearson International Airport  |  Approximately 180 kilometres


Ottawa – Ottawa International Airport  |  Approximately 280 kilometres


Kingston – Norman Rogers Airport  |  Approximately 75 kilometres


8 Wing/CFB Trenton

May be available for commercial (including cargo) flights through coordination with the City

Canadian National Railway + Canadian Pacific Railway 

  • Freight and express service
  • Piggyback and container facilities available
  • Overnight express service to Montreal and Toronto (and other locations)

For information about rail freight/express service:

1-888-668-4626 (CN Rail)/1-888-333-8111 (CP Rail)

VIA daily passenger service, Trenton Junction to major cities including Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal- For more information about schedules or to make a reservation: Call 1-888-842-7245 or visit viarail.ca

Travel Time to Major Cities (Hours)

Toronto, ON

Drive – 2.0 hours
Rail – 2.0 hours
Air – 0.25 hours


Ottawa, ON

Drive – 2.5 hours
Rail – 2.5 hours
Air – 0.5 hours


Montreal, ON

Drive – 3.5 hours
Rail – 3.5 hours
Air – 1.0 hours

Kingston, ON

Drive – 0.75 hours
Rail – 0.5 hours
Air – 0.25 hours


New York

Drive – 7.0 hours
Rail – 14 hours
Air – 1 hours


Chicago

Drive – 9.5 hours
Rail – 12 hours
Air – 2 hours

Last Updated: 4 months ago

Connect with the Economic Development Team

7 Creswell Drive, Trenton, ON K8V 5R6
Tel: 613-392-2841   •   economicdevelopment@quintewest.ca