Travel and Transportation

Montréal - Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport (YUL)

Phone: (514) 633-3333
Hotel Direction: 18.6 kilometers (11.55 miles) east of the airport

Transportation From Montréal - Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport to Fairmont - The Queen Elizabeth Hotel:

Taxi Information:

You can get a taxi at the arrivals level near the central exit located in front of the cloakroom, where a dispatcher will assist you.

Taxis are readily available at the front of the hotel.

A flat rate to/from the airport is $40 CAD one way, plus tip

Limousine Information:

From Montreal-Trudeau International Airport to Hotel (including meet & greet service): starting at $145 CAD one way.

Transfers to Montreal-Trudeau Airport: starting at $85 CAD one way.

Subway Information:

The Société de Transport de Montréal (STM) offers tourists passes valid for a one, three or seven-day period, allowing them unlimited access to its bus and métro (subway) network.

Rates for adults (subject to change):

1 trip: $3.25

1-day card (24h): $10

3-day card – consecutive: $18

Unlimited weekend (from Friday 6 p.m. to Monday 5 a.m.): $13.75

For more details on the train network and fares, visit the AMT website.

*Tickets can be purchased on the bus with exact change, in the metro from fare vending machines, from a ticket booth attendant, or from on of the STM's Point of sale.

Travel to from the Airport (YUL) to Hotel: (45min)

  1. Take the 747 bus Aéroport P.-E,-Trudeau/Centre-ville dir. Est to Station de metro Lionel-Groulx

  2. Take Orange line dir. Montmorency to Station Bonaventure

The hotel has direct access to the Bonaventure Metro Station. There is a hotel entrance from the metro station. Please follow signage.

Train Information:

Tickets from Montréal - Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport to Central Station (about $30 CAD) are available on or call (514) 989-2626. The free shuttle service from the Montréal-Trudeau Airport to the Dorval VIA Rail station runs at regular intervals (every 20 to 30 minutes).

The shuttle post is located at the Departures level, door 7.

Travel time: The approximate travel time is 10 minutes, depending upon the traffic conditions. VIA Rail and Indigo are not liable for missed connections.

The hotel is located directly above Central Station. There is a hotel entrance from the train station. Please follow signage.

Car Rental Information: 

There is a Budget Rent-a-Car office in the train station two floors below the hotel. There are Hertz and Avis locations one block from the hotel.

Avis: 1 800 879 2847
Tilden: 1 800 387 4747
Budget: 1 800 268 8970
Hertz: 1 800 263 0678
Thrifty: 1 800 367 2277

Driving Directions from Airport (about 20 minutes): 

  1. Get on Autoroute 520 from Rue Jacques-de-Lesseps and Boulevard McMillan

    1. Head north on boul. Roméo-Vachon N

    2. Take the ramp to Stationnement/Parking Location/Autoroute 520/Autoroute 20/Autoroute 40/Rental

    3. Continue onto Rue Jacques-de-Lesseps

    4. Turn right onto Boulevard McMillan

    5. Turn left to merge onto Autoroute 520

  2. Take Autoroute 20 and Autoroute 720 E to Rue Jean d’Estrées in Ville-Marie, Montreal. Take exit 4 from Autoroute 720 E

    1. Merge onto Autoroute 520

    2. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit

    3. Continue onto Autoroute 20

    4. Keep left t continue on Autoroute 720 E

    5. Take exit 4 toward Rue de la Montagne N/Rue Saint-Jacques

  3. Take Rue Saint-Antoine O and Rue Mansfield to Boulevard René-Lévesque O

    1. Turn left onto Rue Jean d’Estrées

    2. Use the right 2 lanes to turn right onto Rue Saint-Antoine O

    3. Turn left onto Rue Mansfield

    4. Turn right onto Boulevard René-Lévesque O

    5. Hotel is located on the right

747 EXPRESS BUS Information:

Featuring nine stops in each direction, the 747 bus service is provided by the City of Montreal 24 hours a day, 365 days a year transportation between downtown Montréal and Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport.

Tickets are purchased at the cost of $10 CAD inside the terminal before boarding. When returning a $10 CAD bus fare is paid aboard the bus (coins only, bills are not accepted). Tickets provide travellers with a transit pass valid on the STM bus and metro network for 24 hours. For more information, visit the STM website.

Parking Information for Fairmont - The Queen Elizabth Hotel:

​Overnight Valet Parking is $35 CAD/night

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