Google’s indoor maps now available at Pearson airport

Toronto’s Pearson airport has become one of the first Canadian airports to offer travellers maps of inside the airport via Google Maps.

The Port Authority last Thursday announced that passengers can can use Google Maps to find their way around the airport. You’ll never have to look for a restaurant or retailer directory again! More importantly, you’ll be able to navigate from restaurants and stores directly to your gate, and with Pearson’s free WiFi, it doesn’t matter if you’re just visiting and don’t have data.

“For thousands of people every day, Pearson is Toronto’s gateway,” Google Canada’s Aaron Brindle said in a statement “We are thrilled that Canadians and travellers from around the world can now navigate Toronto Pearson Airport with Google Maps.”

According to the Port Authority, Pearson airport serves 100,000 passengers each day. Google also offers indoor maps for a number of Canadian malls, including West Edmonton Mall.  Indoor maps is also available in Vancouver airport.

[source]NewsWire[/source][via]Toronto Standard[/via]