Toronto Pearson International Airport

international airport in Toronto, Canada

Toronto Pearson International Airport (also known as Lester B. Pearson International Airport or simply Pearson Airport or Toronto Pearson) is an international airport in the Greater Toronto Area.[1] The airport is 22.5 km (14.0 mi) northwest of downtown Toronto, in Mississauga.[2] The airport is named after Lester B. Pearson, Nobel Peace Prize winner and 14th Prime Minister of Canada.



  1. "2006 Census: Portrait of the Canadian Population in 2006: Findings". Statistics Canada. 13 September 2011. Retrieved 2013-01-02.
  2. "Chapter 14: Land Use". The Airport Master Plan (2000-2020). Greater Toronto Airports Authority. Retrieved 2012-01-26.