Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL)
Travel and Ground Transport
Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL) is well connected to the city and surrounding suburbs by a selection of onsite ground transport.
These include a number of shuttles - 'regional' and 'Mont-Tremblant' shuttles, together with taxis and luxury limousines, and an Express Bus '747' service. Also available is a free minibus, which runs to the VIA Train Station in Dorval, with a journey time of no more than 10 minutes.
Express Bus 747 / Shuttles
The Express Bus 747 is operated by the Société de Transport de Montréal (STM) and runs seven days a week, throughout the day and night, connecting the Berri-UQAM metro station in some 35 minutes. Further stops include the Lionel-Groulx station, the Boulevard René-Lévesque at Guy, Drummond, Anderson and St. Laurent. This service is completely free for those holding a TRAM, CAM or daily tourist pass.
Run by Orleans Express, regional shuttles offer a cheap way to reach Québec, Sainte Foy and Trois-Rivières. Also to hand are Greyhound buses, which travel to Gatineau and Ottawa, as well as a Skyport shuttle to Mont Tremblant, with twice daily departures during the summer and four daily departures in the winter season.
A large fleet of taxis is readily available at Pierre Elliott Trudeau Airport, providing a cheap way to travel into nearby Montreal city and other destinations, such as Brossard, LaSalle, Laval, Longueuil, Saint Hubert, Saint Jerome and Terrebonne. The journey from Trudeau into downtown Montreal will take around 35 to 40 minutes. Minimum fees are applied, with meters being used to calculate fees for all destinations, with the exception of the city centre, where fixed charges apply.