International Metropolis Conference Travel info

June 24 to 28, 2019

The Promise of Migration

Inclusion, Economic Growth and Global Cooperation

Travel info


We secured rooms at a selection of hotels surrounding the conference venue. There are discounted rates for attendees of the conference until April 30, 2019. After this date, we can’t guarantee availability of rooms or rates.

Hotel Rate Group code Walking minutes from the Shaw Centre
The Westin Ottawa conference venue
11 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON K1N 9H4
from $255 book now 1 minute
Fairmont Chateau Laurier
1 Rideau Street, Ottawa, ON K1N 8S7
from $329 book now 4 minutes
Andaz Ottawa Byward Market
325 Dalhousie Street, Ottawa, ON K1n 7G1
from $239 book now 9 minutes
Le Germain
30 Daly Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1N 6E2
$249 book now 2 minutes
Lord Elgin Hotel
100 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON K1P 5K8
from $229 190623IMPC 9 minutes
Delta Ottawa City Centre
101 Lyon Street North, Ottawa, ON K1R 5T9
from $224 International Metropolis Conference 19 minutes (3 minutes by light rail train)
Ottawa Marriott
100 Kent Street, Ottawa, ON K1P 5R7
from $199 book now 16 minutes (3 minutes by light rail train)

The conference takes place during a busy season in Ottawa. We encourage you to book your hotel in advance.

Each room will:



Air Canada is offering discounts of 15% on fares from anywhere Air Canada flies into Ottawa for the conference. You`ll receive the promotional code after you register. Discounts apply 7 days before and after the event dates and can be booked on the Air Canada website.

Some restrictions apply
  • The travel period begins Sunday, June 16, 2019 and ends Sunday, July 07, 2019.
  • No discount will apply to Tango bookings for travel within Canada or between Canada and the U.S. For International travel (destinations outside North America), discounts apply to all fares including Tango.
  • In order to take advantage of the discounted fares, Event delegates must book their flight at and enter the applicable Promotion Code in the search panel.
  • The Discount is applied to the fare at the time that the travel ticket with Air Canada is purchased. The Discount and the fare are subject to all applicable taxes and surcharges.
  • If the Promotion Code is not entered or is entered incorrectly, the Discounts will not be applied to the booking. The applicable Promotion Code must be recorded on the delegate's ticket by ticketing agencies/airlines.


Via Rail is offering discounts of 10% off the best available fare in Economy, Economy Plus, Business, Business Plus, Sleeper class. This offer is valid from June 17 to July 6, 2019 from all stations thought the VIA system to Ottawa, ON and return. Use the discount code 13852 when booking.

Some restrictions apply
  • Fare applies to a maximum of two passengers per booking.
  • One complimentary stopover is allowed at no additional charge.
  • For travel on all fare plans in Business class, the first stopover is allowed at no additional charge, provided that this stopover takes place in Toronto, Montréal or Ottawa only.
  • Discount does not apply in any Escape fares and Prestige Class.

Travel authorization and visa

Most people need a visa or an eTA to travel to Canada. Some people may only need their valid passport. Answer a few questions to find out what you need to travel to Canada.

Before you book your travel: