|The Duchess of Wellington||Classic Boats|
(519) 351-3126 [email protected]
|VIA Rail's depot is a few blocks from The Duchess....we'll be happy to pick you up if previously arranged. A check on the current schedule showed for example an 8:00 train from Toronto Union Station and a return from Chatham at 18:00. The trip takes 3 hours. Click on the train for schedules.|
|The Greyhound terminal is a 5-minute drive from The Duchess...please ask for a pick-up if you decide to take the bus. Typical direct express service from downtown Toronto (for example) is 4 hours, with 4 buses to Chatham and 2 return to Toronto daily. Click on the bus for schedules.|
|There are extensive moorings for pleasure craft on the Thames River in Downtime Chatham. Some of the downstream spots are a three minute walk from The Duchess. Plan to include us in you next cruise. Click on the boat for more information.|
|In Ontario, major airports close to Chatham are Windsor (80 km ) and London (110 km), while Toronto's Lester B. Pearson is 3 hours away by car. Detroit's airport is about 1/2 hour from the Canadian border, and a total of 1 1/2 hours from Chatham. Chatham-Kent has a small airport for private planes about 15 minutes from The Duchess: we will pick you up if you wish.|
|On 2 wheels?
The Duchess' Carriage House can provide secure storage for your Raleigh, Harley, or even your prized Indian Sportster.
|Getting around Chatham is easy with quick taxi service, convenient city buses with a stop a block from The Duchess, and Downtown a two block walk away. Also within walking distance are the hospital, colleges, municipal and federal offices, churches, museums, cultural centre and library.|