Travel & Accommodations

The TSC has partnered with several travel providers and local hotels to bring our delegates affordable rates while travelling to Toronto.

TRAVELING FROM THE US? Here’s a handy converter to see the cost in US dollars per night:


The Ritz-Carlton Toronto

Treat yourself to one of Toronto’s most luxurious hotels while in town! The Ritz Hotel is offering TSC delegates deep discounts when booking luxury accommodations in Toronto. This exclusive TSC deal is $310 CAD + Taxes/night for Luxury Deluxe Guestrooms. You can upgrade to a One Bedroom Corner Suite for $415 CAD + Taxes/night. Take advantage of this great deal! A savings of almost $200/night! This preferred TSC rate is good beginning April 20 through April 24, 2017*.

Address 181 Wellington Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5V 3G7 Canada

Booking: 1-866-342-6974 (Quote TSC 2017 when booking via telephone)

Online Booking
Discount Code: TSCTSCA

Please note: when you get to the website click on “RESERVE NOW” tab that will take you to the section where you enter the code to make the reservation.

*Bookings must be made by April 7, 2017 in order to qualify for the discounts. After April 7, 2017, discount will be subject to availability.

Strathcona Hotel

The Strathcona Hotel is offering a special group rate of $159 CAD + Taxes per night for Standard Rooms and $179 CAD + Taxes per night for Executive Rooms. All Standard Rooms come with either one queen bed, one king bed or two twin beds; Executive Rooms come with either one queen bed, one king bed, two double beds or two queen beds. The rates include WIFI. This preferred TSC rate is good beginning April 19 through April 26, 2017. Address 60 York Street, Toronto, ON M5J 1S8 Website

Discount rate is guaranteed until March 21, 2017. Rate is subject to availability after the 21st.

Booking Instructions

Online Booking

  1. Click on the following link: Online Booking
  2. This will take you to the reservations page for the Strathcona Hotel.
  3. Select the desired dates and proceed with reservation.

Telephone/Email Booking

  1. Guests may call the Hotel directly to make their own reservations. Please call toll free at 1-800-268-8304 or 416-363-3321.
  2. Guests may also send an email request to to reserve their rooms. Ask for the rates for Toronto Screenwriting Conference


Porter Airlines

Porter Airlines is proud to offer a 10% discount on available base fares (with the exception of the lowest class fare during a public seat sale) for travel to and from the Toronto Screenwriting Conference. The discounted fares are available for booking from February 14 to April 27, 2017 and available for travel: From Anywhere in Canada to Toronto – Good from April 18 to April 24, 2017 From Toronto to Anywhere in Canada – Good from April 21 to April 27, 2017 Please book online here or through your travel agent using promo code ‘TSWC17′. Porter offers complimentary in-flight snacks and beverages (including beer and wine), Gate Porter service for carry-on and access to the Porter Lounge in Toronto and Ottawa, where free Wi-Fi and comfortable, leather seating is available.


WestJet offers 10% off the base fare for travel between Toronto and anywhere WestJet flies in North America. To take advantage of this offer, you’ll need the discount codes listed below. For details on how to complete a booking with these discount codes, please visit

Discount Code: SXB0ZG7
Book by: April 30, 2017
Travel from: April 15 to April 30, 2017
Blackout dates: April 16–17, 2017


You can change or cancel reservations within 24 hours of booking at no charge. Further changes or cancellations can be made up to 2 hours prior to the flight; please note additional fees or charges may apply for each guest depending on fare class booked and differences in fare. Check out our service fees page for more information.

Air Canada

Air Canada has once again offered attendees of the 2017 Toronto Screenwriting conference a discount of 10% off the base fare for Economy Flex, Economy Latitude, Premium Economy and 5% off the base fare for business class. This deal is not applicable for TANGO class. Travel within North America to and from Toronto between Friday, April 14, 2017 and Sunday, April 30, 2017.

  1. Visit the Air Canada Website
  2. Use promo code: RUY6JHG1 when booking.

Via Rail

Via Rail is offering a 10% discount* off the best available fare in Economy, Economy Plus, Business, Business Plus, or Sleeper class. for all travel throughout the VIA system to and from Toronto, Ontario (between April 19 and April 26, 2017). This offer is available to two passengers per booking with one complimentary stopover allowed at no additional cost. For business class the first stopover is allowed at no additional charge, provided that this stopover takes place in Toronto, Montreal or Ottawa only. This discount does not apply to Escape Class Fares and Prestige Class. *Subject to the conditions and restrictions of the fare plan to which the additional discount is being applied.

Booking Details

You have to log in to your profile, or create one prior to booking. On the Passenger information screen, select “Convention fare” from the “Discount Type” drop-down menu, and enter the discount code for your convention or event in the “Discount code” field.  The conference fare will be shown on the next page. Participants must reference the event’s VIA convention discount code:  13502.

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