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UP Express Wins Project of the Year and Concept of the Year at 2014 GARA Awards

May 15, 2014

UP Express Wins Project of the Year and Concept of the Year at 2014 GARA Awards

For the second-consecutive year, UP Express has been recognized as a leader amongst international air-rail links. On May 15, 2014, UP Express was awarded the distinguished Project of the Year and Concept of the Year awards at the Global AirRail Awards in Oslo, Norway. Read the full article.


express train to pearson airport PREPARES FOR TAKEOFF

  • Tess Kalinowski, The Toronto Star
    January 27, 2014

Union Pearson Express (UP Express) president Kathy Haley and project manager David Ballantyne give Toronto Star reporter Tess Kalinowski a snapshot of construction progress on the UP Express station at Toronto Pearson. Read the full article.


Progress at pearson

  • January 22, 2014

Construction on the Union Pearson Express passenger station at Toronto Pearson International Airport began in March 2013. The new station will be located between Terminal 1 and the parking garage, directly adjacent to the Automated People Mover (APM) station.


UP Express Pearson Station now 75% complete

  • Craig White, Urban Toronto
    September 26, 2013

Metrolinx's construction team has been at work for six months now on the Toronto Pearson International Airport Station for the Union Pearson Express at Terminal 1. The station, sitting between the tracks of the temporarily shut LINK train, is now 75% complete.

The UP Express station out front of Terminal 1, Pearson Airport, Toronto

Threading the needle on the up express build

  • Kelly Lapointe, Daily Commercial News
    September 5, 2013

The spur line, which crosses five major roads, begins at the same elevation as the Kitchener corridor. “We actually had to weave in and over numerous roads, between buildings, the 409 highway and into the airport,” explained Daryl Barnett, director of railway corridor infrastructure, in his interview with Kelly Lapointe at Daily Commercial News.


UP and Running at Union

  • July 16, 2013

Ontario’s Minister of Transportation Glen Murray joined Bruce McCuaig, Metrolinx President and CEO, and Kathy Haley, President UP Express, at Union station on July 11, 2013 to formally announce the start of construction on Union Pearson Express (UP Express) station at Union.

UP Express President Kathy Haley, Minister of Transportation Glen Murray, and Metrolinx President and CEO Bruce McCuaig at the future site of UP Express station in the Skywalk at Union Station.


Welcoming the World

Toronto is eagerly anticipating the Union Pearson Express. Hear how community leaders are ready to roll out a new welcome to greet the world.


Getting from Union to Pearson

Travelling between downtown Toronto and Toronto Pearson International Airport is about to become a whole lot easier. Imagine rising above traffic while experiencing speed and reliability, all stress-free.