Hastings County is home to an extensive and reliable network of municipal and provincial highways. This includes Canada’s largest toll-free expressway 401, the Trans Canada Highway #7, and four other major provincial highways (28, 62, 37 and 127).
Both CN and CP railways have major rail terminus here running freight trains bound for Toronto and Montréal. Local stations receive freight and express service. For details about CN's services, click here or call 1-888-888-5909. To learn about the services of Canadian Pacific Railway, click here. VIA Rail Canada offers daily passenger service from their Trenton Junction and the Belleville Train Station to Toronto, Montréal and Ottawa, and other major cities. For more information, visit www.via.ca
Toronto’s Pearson International Airport is a leading international gateway and just 2 hours west of Hastings County. It is Canada’s largest and busiest international airport providing regular domestic and international commercial, charter and cargo flights to and from U.S. and overseas destinations. Ottawa's airport is also only a 2 hours drive east of Hastings.
Nearby in Kingston is the Norman Rogers Airport, just an hours drive east. This municipal airport provides commercial flights to and from Toronto as well as private, charter and cargo aircraft flight services. Within Hastings County is Bancroft’s Jack Brown Airport. It is owned and operated by the Bancroft Flying Club and is a Transport Canada Registered Airport. The Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory near Deseronto has a large airport accommodating smaller sized aircraft which Canadian Forces Base Trenton is the largest Canadian airforce base and currently expanding.
Andrew Redden, Ec.D.
Economic Development Manager
15 Victoria Avenue
Box 2, 2nd Floor
Belleville, ON K8N 1Z5
T: 866.321.9563 or 613.966.6712 ext. 4011