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London is a city in Southwestern Ontario, Canada along the Quebec City–Windsor Corridor. The city had a population of 383,822 according to the 2016 Canadian census. London is at the confluence of the Thames River, approximately 200 km (120 mi) from both Toronto and Detroit; and about 230 km (140 mi) from Buffalo, New York. The city of London is a separated municipality, politically separate from Middlesex County, though it remains the county seat. [Source:,_Ontario]


If you are travelling by air, make Toronto your final destination and use either airplane, bus, train, or car for YYZ. Details can be found here: 


A variety of hotels and accommodations are available within close proximity or a short taxi ride to Western's campus. 

Windermere Manor (Walking distance to campus)
200 Collip Circle, Research Park
London, Ontario, N6G 4X8 

Delta London Armouries 
325 Dundas Street
London, Ontario, N6B 1T9

Hilton London Ontario 
300 King Street
London, Ontario, N6B 1S2

The Park Hotel London
242 Pall Mall Street
London, Ontario, N6A 5P6

Hotel Metro 
32 Covent Market Place
London, Ontario, N6A 1E8

Western Bed & Breakfast (Summer only)
Elgin Hall
1151 Richmond Street
London, Ontario

Guest House on the Mount 
1486 Richmond Street – Ignatia Hall
London, Ontario, N6G 2M3

Ontario Hall Visiting Scholar Suites
230 Sarnia Road
London, Ontario, N6G 0N2
Contact: Emily Ambacher, Residence Operations 
519-661-2111 x 81215

Platt’s Lane Estates Faculty Apartments
Longer-term stays for visiting faculty
Contact: Jennifer Holburn, Faculty Relations


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