Connectivity and economic growth

We are one of the fastest growing connection airports in North America. In 2018, we served more than 49.5 million passengers to 175 destinations worldwide. Today, we are the second-busiest airport North America for international passengers, second only to New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport.

Supporting businesses

Like other major hubs, our global reach drives trade, creates direct and tangential jobs, and links local communities to the world at large. Hear firsthand stories from those that rely on us to keep their business running.


Based in Kingston, Ontario, Transformix is a premier supplier of factory automation systems and products, serving an international clientele of manufacturing firms in diverse industries. Hear how we keep them connected to clients around the world.

Metalcraft Marine

Metalcraft Marine delivers high-performance aluminum work boats that are highly customized. To General Manager Michael Allen, it’s essential to have Pearson nearby to facilitate connections with clients around the world. Hear how we support business for Metalcraft Marine.


Stantive not only thinks of its customers, it also thinks of its customers’ customers. It believes that solid relationships built on trust and shared purpose is the only path to customer success. Stantive collaborates with globally based customers every day to help them engage in meaningful relationships with their employees, partners, and ultimately their own customers.

Music Canada

Music Canada is a passionate advocate for music and those who create it. They believe it's important to promote and protect the value of music and its production. Founded in 1964, Music Canada is a non-profit trade organization that promotes the interests of its members as well as their partners, the artists.

York University

York University has students with origins from 165 countries and 288 university partnerships around the globe. Expenditure by international students in Canada increased from $6.5 Billion in 2008 to more than $8 Billion in 2010. Pearson, as a globally connected airport, helps to make this a reality.” —Mamdouh Shoukri, President & Vice Chancellor, York University


Optech Inc. is the world leader in the development and manufacturing of advanced lidar and camera survey instruments for airborne, mobile and terrestrial mapping. They have operations and staff worldwide, so they rely on the connectivity afforded by Pearson.


Ticketmaster is a ticket sales and distribution company that works around the world to bring stars, and the travellers that follow, to Toronto and Canada. For them, the importance of global access via Toronto Pearson for the entertainment industry is critical.