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 **Airports**:​ **Airports**:​
-    * Most travelers will want to fly to Toronto Pearson International Airport (**YYZ**), which is the largest and busiest airport in Canada. ​ Pearson airport is connected by the [[https://​www.upexpress.com/​|Union Pearson Express]] train to Union Station downtown, which is about a 20 minute walk from Mozilla'​s office; the train costs C$12.35 cash or C$9.25 on a [[https://​www.prestocard.ca/​en/​|Presto card]] (which you can buy for C$6 from the people standing on the train platform, and then walk //back// to the ticket machines to put money on, and which is also usable for other Toronto transit). ​ A taxi/uber to/from the airport to the Mozilla office will probably be about 25 minutes to 1 hour depending on traffic. +    * Most travelers will want to fly to [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Toronto_Pearson_International_Airport|Toronto Pearson International Airport]] (**YYZ**), which is the largest and busiest airport in Canada. ​ Pearson airport is connected by the [[https://​www.upexpress.com/​|Union Pearson Express]] train to Union Station downtown, which is about a 20 minute walk from Mozilla'​s office; the train costs C$12.35 cash or C$9.25 on a [[https://​www.prestocard.ca/​en/​|Presto card]] (which you can buy for C$6 from the people standing on the train platform, and then walk //back// to the ticket machines to put money on, and which is also usable for other Toronto transit). ​ A taxi/uber to/from the airport to the Mozilla office will probably be about 25 minutes to 1 hour depending on traffic. 
-    * However, if you're coming from certain cities in Eastern Canada or the Northeast US, you may want to consider flying to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (**YTZ**), which is near the city centre. ​ It's about a 30 minute //walk// to Mozilla; probably faster in a cab or Uber, although not by much at morning rush hour.  Or you could do half the distance walking and half on either the Spadina or Bathurst streetcar.+    * However, if you're coming from certain cities in Eastern Canada or the Northeast US, you may want to consider flying to [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Billy_Bishop_Toronto_City_Airport|Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport]] (**YTZ**), which is near the city centre. ​ It's about a 30 minute //walk// to Mozilla; probably faster in a cab or Uber, although not by much at morning rush hour.  Or you could do half the distance walking and half on either the Spadina or Bathurst streetcar.
  
 **Hotels**: There are a quite a few hotels within a short walk of the office, and there is also often substantial availability of apartments on AirBNB. **Hotels**: There are a quite a few hotels within a short walk of the office, and there is also often substantial availability of apartments on AirBNB.
 
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