Parking and Getting to the Open

Parking Info

Spectator parking is available at Ancaster Fairground for a cost of $20 per vehicle. (CASH ONLY)

Ancaster Fairgrounds
630 Trinity Rd. South
Jerseyville, Ont.
L0R 1R0

Complimentary shuttles will continually run between Ancaster Fairgrounds and the main entrance at Hamilton Golf & Country Club, beginning at approximately 6:30 am each day.

For further information on where to stay, where to eat and what to do in Hamilton, visit the Tourism Hamilton website at



Audi owners attending the RBC Canadian Open will receive complimentary parking in the myAudi parking lot located at the Ancaster Fairgrounds.

Audi will be providing upgraded shuttle service to the course, premium giveaways and access to exciting Audi Driving Experiences.

Visit the myAudi tent at the Fairgrounds and speak with Audi Brand Ambassadors to learn more about how to access these exciting opportunities.

*Subject to lot capacity


Beginning May 21st, the Northbound lanes (downbound to the QEW) of the Red Hill Valley Parkway will be closed for resurfacing. This closure is likely/possibly to extend through June 3-9 of the 2019 RBC Canadian Open.

For alternate routes and up to date closure information please visit

The Southbound lanes (Uphill towards the Mountain and Lincoln Alexander Parkway) should not be affected during this period.

Spectators with disabilities may park at the designated Handicap Lot located at Ancaster Fairgrounds.


A designated shuttle will take you and your guests onsite to Hamilton Golf & Country Club.

When you wish to depart, return to where you were dropped off and the shuttle will pick you up for return to Ancaster Fairgrounds.

Spectators utilizing a car sharing service (Uber/Lyft) or taxi must use the designated pick up and drop off location (Ryerson Church – 265 Wilson St E.)

Leave the car at home, save on parking and leave your bike with us!

The Bike Corral, located on the corner of Wilson Street E. and Halson St., will be operating all week long, from 7am until 7pm (11pm on Friday & Saturday).

Much like a coat check, leave your bike with us in our secure area and pick it up at the end of your day.

The Bike Corral is provided by the City of Hamilton and operated by National Cycling Centre Hamilton.


Access to neighbourhoods:

  • A permit provided by the city of Hamilton is required to access  neighbourhoods within the road closure areas
  • All guests who park on the street without the permit displayed will be subject to tow

Parking on Ancaster side streets:

  • Any guests who improperly park on any side street without a permit, will also be subject to tow

Free Express Shuttle

NOTE: There is free express service provided between downtown Hamilton and the Hamilton Golf and Country Club via Highway #403.


  • King Street, north side, opposite MacNab (route 10 bus stop)
  • King Street, north side, east of Bay (northeast corner, nearside bus stop)
  • King Street at Caroline Street (northeast corner, nearside bus stop)

Pickup/Dropoff Point at Hamilton G&CC:

Golf Links Road, south side, east of Halson Street. This is just west of the main spectator entrance to the tournament.

Hours of Operation

Thursday, June 6 to Saturday, June 8

  • 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM – every 30 minutes
  • 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM – every 20 minutes

Friday and Saturday Evenings after RBCxMusic Concert Series

  • Additional service will be added in the evening in order to get spectators back downtown after the completion of the concert.

Sunday, June 9

  • 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM – every 30 minutes
  • 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM – every 20 minutes

The shuttle service will not be available from Monday to Wednesday for the practice and Pro-Am rounds. On these dates, spectators will need to take the 5A/5C buses destined to/from the Ancaster Meadowlands. The 5A/5C buses will take customers to the intersection of Golf Links and McNiven. A walk of about 10 minutes westerly along Golf Links Road would be required to get to the main spectator entrance.

For more information, HSR schedules and notices, click here.