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GO to FAN EXPO Canada

Published: Aug 1, 2023
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Are you looking forward to FAN EXPO Canada 2023? From August 24 -27, the ultimate fan experience returns to the Metro Toronto Convention Centre and GO Transit can get you there. With plenty of train and bus services running to Union Station, you can focus on the fandom and leave the driving to us.

We’re super excited to be able to get you some exclusive savings as well. When purchasing your ticket to FAN EXPO Canada make sure you also purchase your GO Add-On Ticket. This way, you can easily get your admission and transportation to and from the event, all in one transaction.

Enjoy a convenient, comfortable, and stress-free journey to the show where you can immerse yourself in the fantastic world of fandom. Start planning your trip with GO Transit today.

Get your GO Transit Add-On Ticket

We’ve partnered with FAN EXPO Canada to make sure getting to the event is easier than ever. Get your GO Add-On Ticket when you purchase your admission to FAN EXPO Canada to save on round-trip travel to and from Union Station.

Don’t worry though, we have plenty of other great ways for you to save as well.

Plan Your Trip

About FAN EXPO Canada: An Unforgettable Celebration of Fandom


Mark your calendars for August 24-27, because this four-day celebration of fandom will leave you wanting more. You’ll be able to embrace your passion for comics, gaming, sci-fi, anime, and so much more. This highly anticipated event draws fans from all over the world, offering unique experiences and a diverse range of activities to discover.

FAN EXPO Canada promises a star-studded lineup of special guests, exclusive merchandise, and exciting activities. Whether you're a die-hard fan or just dipping your toes into the world of fandom, FAN EXPO Canada is an event you don't want to miss.

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Things to do at FAN EXPO Canada

The best part about FAN EXPO Canada is that there is something for everyone! Remember, the show takes place in a large venue with multiple events and activities happening simultaneously, so, planning your schedule in advance and checking their website is key to making the most of your time there. Some of the things you can expect include:

Celebrity Q&A’s, Autographs, & Photos

Don’t miss out on a chance of a lifetime to have your photo taken by a professional photographer with your favourite celebrity or an opportunity to get something signed. Then, get up close and personal with your favourite celebrities during the celeb Q&As.

Comic Creators, Artist Alley, and Commissions

Comic legends, pro comic book artists, and writers will be with us all weekend. Be sure to drop by the Comic Creator area next to Artist Alley to meet them and geek out over their amazing work.

Fan Fav Cosplays, Competitions, & Cosplay Red Carpets

Fans dressing up in costumes, or cosplay as it is called, is a huge part of the show. See thousands of amazing cosplayers throughout the weekend and be in awe of their creations. Oh, and don’t be shy, ask for a photo with your favourite characters or come dressed up yourself.

Getting to FAN EXPO Canada with GO Transit

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Getting to FAN EXPO Canada with GO Transit is simple. The event takes place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, which is just a short walk away from Union Station. With multiple train and bus routes from across the GTA that you can take advantage of, we’ve got you covered. Just remember a few things as you’re planning out your adventure:

  • Check out FAN EXPO Canada’s website for the latest information on hours of operations, special events, and guest appearances.
  • Purchase your FAN EXPO Canada Ticket / GO Add-On Ticket ahead of time.
  • Plan ahead, check the schedules, and please be aware of any service updates (especially for accessibility concerns).

Leave the driving to us. Just relax and enjoy the ride as we help you celebrate fandom.

Plan Your Trip

Save with Weekday Passes, Weekend Passes, and Kids GO Free

Make your trip even more affordable with round-trip, group, and family-friendly special offers.

  • Travelling on a weekday? Buy a weekday group pass online for your group, so everyone can enjoy unlimited, all-day travel together throughout the GO network on any weekday.
  • GO-ing on the weekend? Buy either a $10 One-Day Weekend pass or a $15 Weekend Pass online, and you can take GO Transit wherever you want on Saturdays, Sundays, and Holidays.
  • Travelling with your family? Don't miss out on saving with Kids GO Free. Children aged 12 and under can travel for free. It's a fantastic way to enjoy a fun-filled day with the whole family.