The easiest way to get to Norfolk County is with a personal vehicle or rental car.
Ride Norfolk now offers regular Monday to Friday service between Brantford and Norfolk County. For complete details and scheduling information click here.
Planning a visit to Port Dover by motorcycle or to travel through the rest of Norfolk by bike? Be sure to check out www.cruisethecoast.ca for a printable version of routes throughout Ontario’s South Coast, including events, accommodations and other useful information. Or pick up your copy at any visitor centre during the summer months.
Norfolk County is well connected with its rail trail system. You can ride part of the Trans Canada Trail from Brantford on the T.H. & B. Trail all the way to Waterford, Simcoe, Port Dover and Delhi. For road riders, follow the Lake Erie Cycling Route between Windsor and Fort Erie.
Hamilton International Airport:
Westjet operates from this airport, with flights arriving from various cities in Canada and United States.
London International Airport:
Airlines include Air Canada, United, Delta and Westjet with flights arriving from Chicago, Orlando and Detroit, as well as select Canadian cities.
Waterloo International Airport:
Westjet operates from this airport with daily non-stop flights to Calgary with connections to cities in Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia. Bearskin Airlines operates to Ottawa with flights to northern Ontario cities.
Toronto (Lester B. Pearson) International Airport:
Canada’s largest and busiest airport servicing flights to and from destinations all over the world.
Buffalo Niagara International Airport:
Located in Buffalo,New York, this airport is close to the New York/Ontario border
averaging 110 flights daily to US destinations and connecting flights.
Detroit Metro Airport:
Located in Detroit, Michigan, this airport is close to the Michigan/Ontario border. It is one of the busiest airports in the US and is one of the busiest transportation hubs in the world, serving over 160 destinations globally.
VIA trains stop in Aldershot, Brantford, Woodstock, Ingersoll and London. GO trains make regular stops in Hamilton and Aldershot. Go bus service extends to Brantford. More at www.gotransit.com.
There are a number of public-access marinas along the entire Norfolk County coast, in communities such as Port Dover, Turkey Point, Booth’s Harbour, St. Williams, Port Rowan and Long Point.
Tourism Directional Signage
To help protect the unspoiled beauty of Norfolk County’s countryside, there is an official blue-and-white signage program in place to point you in the direction of tourism or agricultural-related points-of-interest.
News Media Outlets
Norfolk County is home to several local media outlets including radio (98.9 MyFM, Oldies 99.7 FM) and local newspapers (Simcoe Reformer, Delhi News-Record, Port Dover Maple Leaf, and Port Rowan Good News). Regional and national media can also be received in Norfolk County.
Climate & Weather
The average high temperature in Norfolk County is 27°C (81°F) in July. The average low temperature is -8.5°C (16°F) in January. WeatherRadio: 162.450 MHz.