Montreal Port Transportation

What airport is closest to Montreal Cruise Port?

Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL) is located approximately 22 kms west of the Iberville Cruise Terminal at the Alexandra Pier (Grand Quay). In addition to Canadian airlines Air Canada, West Jet and Porter, major US airlines also fly into Montreal.    

Car Rentals in Montreal

All major car rental facilities, including Budget, Avis Hertz are located at the airport. While no rental facilities are located at the cruise terminal, Thrifty Car Rental is the closest. Check out for great prices on Montreal rental cars.

Montreal Taxis

- Flat rate from airport to cruise terminal - $40, incl. taxes - most taxis accept payment by cash, major credit cards, and Canadian debit cards - tipping taxi drivers is a common practice in Canada - Taxi Coop Montreal  

Public Transit in Montreal

Route from the airport to cruise port (approx. 45 minutes):   For only $10 (ticket good for all public transport, for 24 hours), you can take the 747 Shuttle Bus East from the Airport to bus stop at Station Lionel-Groulx on Rue Saint-Jacques (18 mins). Get off the bus and take the subway entrance at Station Lionel-Groulx. Take the Orange Line toward Montmorency (5 mins) and get off at Station Place-D'Armes. From here you are just over a kilometer (just under 1 mile) away from the port. There are many taxis which will take you the rest of the way.   Click here for more information.  

Montreal Airport Shuttles

Go Airport Shuttle Shuttlefare   No Montreal hotels offer shuttle service to the cruise terminal, but there are a few Montreal Hotels with Airport Shuttles. You could also consider taking a private transfer to or from the cruise port. Your professional chauffeur will take care of all the details.  

Getting to the Montreal Cruise Terminal from your Hotel

Even though hotels in Montreal do not offer Cruise Port Shuttles, there are many hotels close to the Montreal Cruise Terminal. A quick taxi ride or Uber will get you from the hotel to the cruise terminal for a reasonable cost. Because Montreal is one of the largest cities in Canada, it is well equipped with taxis, including ones that are wheelchair accessible.