- Visitors will appreciate the convenience of Montréal-Trudeau International Airport, located only 20 minutes away from downtown Montréal, 15 300 hotel rooms, and the conference venue at the Palais des Congrès de Montréal. Some 32 passenger carriers operate flights out of the recently renovated terminal at Montréal–Trudeau International Airport, carrying 13.8 million passengers yearly. There are direct flights from Montréal–Trudeau to more than 130 destinations including 26 US destinations and 25 European destinations, and a new route to Beijing, China. Distances and flights times table.
Shuttle service to Montréal–Trudeau Airport
Going to and from the airport has never been so easy! From the airport, a shuttle service, the 747–Express bus, offers a direct link without transfers between downtown and Montréal–Trudeau Airport. The 747–Express bus route is operational seven days a week, 24 hours a day, at a cost of Can$10.00 per trip that includes a Wi-Fi connection aboard the bus. Passenger pick-up is made from eleven stops strategically located downtown and close to main hotels and tourist attractions.
- If you drive to Montréal
Montréal is 47 km away from the US border. It is located at the centre of both rail and highway networks spanning the whole continent and connected to major North American cities.
Public transit within Montréal
The Palais is located right in the heart of the city, making it easily accessible on foot or by public transit. The Place-d’Armes subway station (Métro) is right next door, and buses take you right to the Palais’ front door. Also, from Palais des Congrès, you have access to the 32 km Underground pedestrian network (Montréal’s Underground City).