Due to harbour conditions, starting on January 27, 2022, the ferry will operate on the Reduced Service in Ice Schedule.

Ferry tickets include the return trip for the date selected at the time of purchase.


  • Passengers are required to wear masks or face coverings
  • Physical distancing of two-metres is required
  • Before using the ferry, every visitor must do the Ontario Ministry of Health COVID-19 customer screening and if they do not pass the screening, they should not board the ferry

Ferries leave the city from the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal, located at the foot of Bay Street at Queens Quay.

During off-season/winter, the ferry travels to Ward’s Island only. The During Off-Season section of this web page has more information on what facilities are available during the winter.

Visit All Ferry Schedules for seasonal departure times.

Ward’s Island (Reduced Service in Ice Schedule)

Departure times are subject to change due to weather or mechanical issues

Monday to Saturday

Departs City Departs Ward’s Island
6:35 a.m. 7:00 a.m.
7:30 a.m. 8:00 a.m.
8:30 a.m.* 8:45 a.m.
9:00 a.m.* 9:30 a.m.
10:00 a.m. 10:30 a.m.
11:00 a.m. 11:30 a.m.
12:30 p.m. 1:00 p.m.
1:30 p.m. 2:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. 3:30 p.m.*
3:45 p.m. 4:00 p.m.*
4:15 p.m. 4:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. 5:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. 6:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. 7:30 p.m.
8:30 p.m. 9:00 p.m.
9:30 p.m. 10:00 p.m.
10:30 p.m. 11:00 p.m.
11:30 p.m. 11:50 p.m.

*No vehicles allowed on these trips.

Sunday and Holidays

Departs City Departs Ward’s Island
8:00 a.m. 8:30 a.m.
9:00 a.m. 9:30 a.m.
10:00 a.m. 10:30 a.m.
11:30 a.m. 12:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. 1:00 p.m.
1:30 p.m. 2:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. 3:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. 4:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. 5:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. 7:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. 8:00 p.m.
8:30 p.m. 9:00 p.m.
10:00 p.m. 10:30 p.m.
11:00 p.m. 11:30 p.m.

Buy Tickets Online

Buy tickets online

Tickets can only be purchased online. We accept Visa, Mastercard and American Express.
  • Tickets must be used for the date selected.
  • Visa and Mastercard Debit Cards aren’t accepted at this time.
  • Tickets are valid for round trip to/from Toronto Island Park only.  For tickets to Centreville Amusement Park and Far Enough Farm, visit www.centreisland.ca.


Having issues with buying a ticket? Check out our troubleshooting guide.

Buy Tickets In-Person

You can buy tickets at the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal.

Buying advance tickets, either online or in-person, doesn’t guarantee priority boarding on any Ferry. No re-entry is permitted with advanced tickets.

Prices – Individual Tickets

Includes return trip. No refunds.

Type of ticket Cost
Adult $8.50
Youth (ages 15 to 19)
/Senior (over 65 with proof of age)
Junior (ages two to 14) $4.00
Infant (under two) Free

A discount of 10 per cent is applied to the purchase of 10 or more prepaid passenger tickets when purchased online and/or at the ferry docks.

Prices – Monthly Passes

Monthly passes can only be bought at the Ferry Docks ticket booths.

Type of pass Cost
Adult Monthly Pass $108.25
Youth/Senior Monthly Pass $80.75
Junior Monthly Pass $54.25

Toronto Island’s off-season runs from late-October/early November until mid-April. Visit Ferry Schedules for ferry times throughout the year.

Here’s what you need to know about visiting Toronto Island Park during the off-season:

  1. All park facilities at Centre Island and Hanlan’s Point are closed except for the public washrooms:
    • near the Ward’s beach
    • at Ward’s fire hall
    • in Centre Island
    • at Hanlan’s Point Ferry Dock
  2. All ferries go to and from Ward’s Island only. Please plan ahead to know your return boat schedule. There are no washrooms on the boat. Washrooms are available at the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal.
  3. There are limited food options. Water is available at the public washrooms.
  4. It’s definitely cooler on the Islands and there is no heated shelter. Dress appropriately. Gloves, a hat and multiple layers are recommended. There is limited shelter available during the winter.
Centreville and Far Enough Farm are closed for the 2021 season.

People going down the log flume ride at Centreville

Centreville Amusement Park

With over 30 rides and attractions and more than 14 food outlets, there’s something for everyone at Centreville.

Children posing with Franklin the Turtle

Franklin Children’s Garden

The garden is a hands-on learning environment that combines interactive features with recreational programming for children.

Two horses looking over a fence

Far Enough Farm

Meet ponies, rabbits, sheep, chickens, and other barnyard creatures at this free hobby and petting farm.

People playing in the water at one of the Island's beaches

Beaches & Splash Pads

Out of Toronto’s 11 swimming beaches, four are located on Toronto Island Park. Hanlan’s Point Park beach is the only City-owned beach with a clothing-optional area.

See our listing of splash pads, too!

Children running through the maze

William Meany Maze

This beautiful hedge maze on Centre Island park has 1,200 Black Cedars planted in a winding design that recreates the original Toronto Island maze, a landmark built in 1967 to honour Canada’s centennial year.

The CN Tower peeking out from the tops of trees

Toronto Island Camps

Each Toronto Island camp will include nature and environmental studies, crafts, tram rides, the high ropes course, fishing and swimming. Learn more about camps.

Accommodations & Camping

Learn more about the privately operated Bed & Breakfasts on the Toronto Island Community website. Although there is no overnight camping allowed on Toronto Island Park, non-profit kid’s groups like Girl Guides or Boy Scouts can obtain a one-time permit for Snake Island.

Food & Drink

On Ward’s Island, visit The Island Café. Centre Island offers the Carousel Café, Toronto Island BBQ & Beer Co., and Centreville’s many food outlets! If you’re on the go, stop by the snack shop or beach bar.

Visit Useful Information to learn about catering and more.

Boating on the Toronto Islands

Rent a boat from The Boat House, or bring your own. Visit Paddle Sports to learn about other rentals, storage and launch points.

Don’t miss the Allan A. Lamport Regatta Course on Long Pond!

Other Activities

A thumbnail image of the map
The Toronto Island Park Map, showing amenities.

There’s so much to do on Toronto Island Park. Have a picnic, catch a fish, rent a bicycle, play frisbee golf and more!

Download the amenities map to find what you’re looking for.

The Boat House

Three people on the water in a canoe
One of the best ways to explore the shorelines and canals is by human-powered boats, which visitors can rent from The Boat House.
Type of Boat Maximum Boat Capacity One Hour* Three Hours*
Canoe Three adults or two adults and two children $30.00 $75.50
Pedal Boat Two adults and one children $30.00 $75.50
Solo Kayak One adult $19.00 $43.00
Tandem Kayak Two adults $38.00 $99.00

Reservations are made on-site starting at 12 p.m. with last rental leaving at 5 p.m. We only accept Credit and Debit cards for payment.

*Tax included.

Boat House Hours

Closed for the 2021 season.

Tram Tours

A picture of the tram

Type of Ticket Price*
Adult $10.00
Senior $7.25
Student $7.25
Child $5.50

Only Credit and Debit cards are accepted for payment.

*Tax included

Tram Hours

Closed until further notice.

Picnics, Fire Pits and Social Gatherings

If you’re planning to host a gathering of 25 or more people, you need to book the area. This booking will give reserve the picnic area. Otherwise, picnic spaces are first-come, first-serve.

Find a list of all facilities, like the number of water fountains and washrooms, for Hanlan’s Point, Centre Island and Ward’s Island.