Brampton travel guide

Brampton Tourism | Brampton Guide

You're Going to Love Brampton

With a population of 433,806, Brampton is a must-see destination in Ontario, Canada. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 3 days in order to fully appreciate everything Brampton has to offer.

Where to Eat in Brampton

If you’re looking for affordable options, Osso Bucco Ristorante - Brampton (341 Main St North) and Aria Bistro & Lounge (485 Main Street North) are great picks.

When to visit Brampton

Brampton in April
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Brampton in April
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Brampton


When flying to Brampton, you’ll arrive at Toronto Pearson Airport (YYZ), which is located 7 miles from the city center. Airlines that fly from the United States to Brampton include American Airlines, Air Canada and Air France. The shortest flight to Brampton from the United States departs from Nashville and takes around 1h 38m.


VIA Rail Canada is the most popular train carrier serving Brampton, followed by AccesRail. The train journey from Brampton to London takes 2h 12m and costs around $29 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Ottawa, expect to pay about $38 for a 4h 02m trip. The train station in Brampton is called Brampton GO, and is located 0.3 miles from the city center.


Another option to get to Brampton is to pick up a car rental from Toronto, which is about 19 miles from Brampton. You’ll find branches of Hertz and Kyte, among others, in Toronto.


Bus operates bus routes to Brampton.

Airports near Brampton

Airlines serving Brampton

United Airlines
Good (2,853 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (4,395 reviews)
Good (2,177 reviews)
Good (355 reviews)
Air France
Good (403 reviews)
Excellent (3,061 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (1,337 reviews)
British Airways
Good (1,436 reviews)
Good (458 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (1,219 reviews)
Excellent (973 reviews)
Good (923 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (1,455 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (283 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (317 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (335 reviews)
Good (548 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (102 reviews)
Good (702 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (2,642 reviews)
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Where to stay in Brampton

Average rates range from around $113 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $381 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Comfort Inn Mississauga and Holiday Inn Express & Suites Toronto Airport West.

Where to stay in popular areas of Brampton

Most booked hotels in Brampton

Home2 Suites by Hilton Toronto Brampton
Excellent (8.5, 431 reviews)
Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Brampton West
Excellent (8.1, 313 reviews)
Monte Carlo Inn - Brampton Suites
Good (7.5, 1853 reviews)
Days Inn by Wyndham Brampton
Good (6.3, 397 reviews)
The Marigold Hotel
Mediocre (2, 15 reviews)
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Renting a car in Brampton

Renting a car in Brampton costs $30 per day, on average, or $89 if you want to rent if for 3 days.

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 41% cheaper than airport locations in Brampton.

Expect to pay $4.77 per gallon in Brampton (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $57.24 and $76.31. Compact (Ford Focus or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Brampton, while also 53% cheaper than other types, on average.