Mississauga travel guide

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You're Going to Love Mississauga

With a population of 668.549, Mississauga is a must-see destination in Ontario, Canada. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. Consider staying at least one whole day in Mississauga to see all of its attractions.

Where to Eat in Mississauga

Port Credit is the neighbourhood with the most restaurants in Mississauga. These include popular favourites such as Aielli Ristorante (286 Lakeshore Rd East), Posta Ital Bar Cucina (31 Lakeshore Rd E) and Habitat Social Cafe & Bar (70 Lakeshore Rd E). If you’re looking for affordable options, Canyon Creek - Square One (299 Rathburn Rd. West) and Goodfellas Wood Oven Pizza (209 Queen Street South) are great picks. For delicious green meals, Milestones Grill + Bar - Heartland (730 Matheson Blvd W) and Nox (151 Queen St S) are recommended spots to get vegetarian or vegan food in Mississauga.

When to visit Mississauga

Mississauga in January
Estimated hotel price
$213
1 night at 3-star hotel
Mississauga in January
Estimated hotel price
$213
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Mississauga

Plane

When flying to Mississauga, you’ll arrive at Toronto Pearson Airport (YYZ), which is located 10 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Mississauga from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 18h 46m.

Train

VIA Rail Canada is the most popular train carrier serving Mississauga, followed by UP Express. The train journey from Mississauga to London takes 2h 09m and costs around $52 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Ottawa, expect to pay about $67 for a 3h 49m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Mississauga is to pick up a car hire from Toronto, which is about 22 km from Mississauga. You’ll find branches of Avis and Ace, among others, in Toronto.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Mississauga, including Rider Express, Bus and Red Arrow. From London, the bus ride to Mississauga takes 209 km and will cost you around $55. From Kingston, the ticket costs about $72 for a journey of 241 km. Mississauga’s bus station is located 0.3 km from the city centre.

Plane

When flying to Mississauga, you’ll arrive at Toronto Pearson Airport (YYZ), which is located 10 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Mississauga from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 18h 46m.

Train

VIA Rail Canada is the most popular train carrier serving Mississauga, followed by UP Express. The train journey from Mississauga to London takes 2h 09m and costs around $52 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Ottawa, expect to pay about $67 for a 3h 49m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Mississauga is to pick up a car hire from Toronto, which is about 22 km from Mississauga. You’ll find branches of Avis and Ace, among others, in Toronto.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Mississauga, including Rider Express, Bus and Red Arrow. From London, the bus ride to Mississauga takes 209 km and will cost you around $55. From Kingston, the ticket costs about $72 for a journey of 241 km. Mississauga’s bus station is located 0.3 km from the city centre.

Airports near Mississauga

Airlines serving Mississauga

Lufthansa
Good (4,555 reviews)
KLM
Good (844 reviews)
SWISS
Good (908 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,345 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,570 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,274 reviews)
Air France
Good (966 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,536 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (480 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,898 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,102 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,474 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,616 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (220 reviews)
Finnair
Good (878 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (821 reviews)
LOT
Good (676 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,135 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (907 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (826 reviews)
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Where to stay in Mississauga

Average rates range from around $286 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $556 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Admiral Inn Mississauga and Comfort Inn Mississauga. There are also lots of holiday rental options in Mississauga, with prices from $40 to $1,125 per night. Streetsville is the neighbourhood with the highest amount of rentals to choose from. On average, holiday rentals in Mississauga are about 9% more expensive than a hotel room in the city.

Where to stay in popular areas of Mississauga

Most booked hotels in Mississauga

Hilton Mississauga/Meadowvale
4 stars
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
$228+
Sandman Signature Mississauga Hotel
4 stars
Good (7.9, Good reviews)
$244+
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Toronto Airport West
4 stars
Good (7.7, Good reviews)
$213+
Best Western Plus Toronto Airport Hotel
3 stars
Good (7.5, Good reviews)
$207+
Hilton Toronto Airport Hotel & Suites
4 stars
Good (7.5, Good reviews)
$290+
Monte Carlo Inn Airport Suites
3 stars
Good (6.6, Good reviews)
$183+

Hiring a car in Mississauga

National, Alamo and Enterprise Rent-A-Car are the agencies with the best reviews in the city. The most popular location to hire a car in Mississauga is the Economy Rent a Car branch at 3356 Elm Bank Road, which is 11 km from the city centre.

Expect to pay $2.29 per litre in Mississauga (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $27.45 and $36.60. The most frequently booked car type in Mississauga is Standard (Ford Edge or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Toyota RAV4 or similar) is, on average, 14% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

National, Alamo and Enterprise Rent-A-Car are the agencies with the best reviews in the city. The most popular location to hire a car in Mississauga is the Economy Rent a Car branch at 3356 Elm Bank Road, which is 11 km from the city centre.

Expect to pay $2.29 per litre in Mississauga (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $27.45 and $36.60. The most frequently booked car type in Mississauga is Standard (Ford Edge or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Toyota RAV4 or similar) is, on average, 14% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.