Logistics

A strong local and regional transportation network is a clear advantage for businesses located in Woodstock. The NAFTA Super Highway passes through Woodstock giving businesses and citizens quick access to one of the world's most dynamic and influential markets. From the intersection of Highways 401 and 403 shipments have access to five US-Canada border crossings within a 2-hour drive, giving immediate access to both the US North-East and Mid-West.

Woodstock has an up-to-date, integrated transportation infrastructure, including highways, public transit, and province-wide and internationally connected railways. Nearby are worldwide cargo aviation systems and the most extensive in-land and international marine shipping facilities anywhere.

Canada's transportation infrastructure is Number 1 relative to other G-7 countries in 2001-2005 by the Economist Intelligence Unit. Manufacturers located in Ontario are close to major North American industrial markets. Ontario shares 11 border crossings with the U.S., by road, rail and water.

Important Facts
  • On Highway #401 (4 exits);
  • On Highway #403;
  • On County Road #59 (formerly Highway #59);
  • On County Road #2 (formerly Highway #2);
  • 56 kilometres to Highway 401-402 interchange;
  • London International Airport (25 miles, 40 kilometres)
  • Pearson International Airport (80 miles, 128 kilometres);
  • Detroit International Airport (160 miles, 255 kilometres);
  • Hamilton Harbour (50 miles, 80 kilometres);
  • Toronto Harbour (90 miles, 144 kilometres);
  • Mainline Canadian National Railway;
  • Mainline Canadian Pacific Railway;
  • Via Rail (6 trains Windsor to Toronto; 5 trains Toronto to Windsor);

 

Distance to Major Urban / Market Areas
 City Kilometers Miles
London 52  33
Kitchener/Waterloo 68 42
Hamilton 78 49
Buffalo 154 96
Toronto 163 101
St. Catharines 168 105
Alliston 201 125
Windsor 220 137
Detroit 253 158
Kingston 390 242
North Bay 452 281
Cleveland 476 297
Ottawa 538 334
Montreal 673 418
Sault Ste Marie 712 442
Chicago 696 435
New York 851 532
Thunder Bay 1,327 824

 

Distance to U.S. Border
Border Crossing Kilometers Miles
Sarnia/Port Huron 154  96
Niagara Falls/Niagara Falls 190 118
Windsor/Detroit 220 137
Fort Erie/Buffalo 220 137
Ivy Lea/Alexandria Bay 455 283