How to get from Montreal to Matane

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Recommended option

Fly Montreal to Baie Comeau, drive, car ferry  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Baie Comeau (YBC) YUL - YBC
  2. Drive from Baie Comeau to Goudbout, QC
  3. Take the car ferry from Goudbout, QC to Matane, QC

$157 - $645

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Montréal to Québec
  2. Take the bus from Québec to Rimouski
  3. Take the bus from Rimouski to Matane

$85 - $126

9 alternative options

Fly Montreal to Mont Joli, bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Mont Joli (YYY) YUL - YYY
  2. Take the bus from Mont-Joli to Matane

$258 - $1,549

Fly Montreal St. Hubert to Baie Comeau, drive, car ferry  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Montreal St. Hubert (YHU) to Baie Comeau (YBC) YHU - YBC
  2. Drive from Baie Comeau to Goudbout, QC
  3. Take the car ferry from Goudbout, QC to Matane, QC

$373 - $977

Fly Montreal St. Hubert to Mont Joli, bus  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Montreal St. Hubert (YHU) to Mont Joli (YYY) YHU - YYY
  2. Take the bus from Mont-Joli to Matane

$374 - $981

Train to Quebec, fly to Mont Joli, bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Sainte-Foy
  2. Fly from Quebec (YQB) to Mont Joli (YYY) YQB - YYY
  3. Take the bus from Mont-Joli to Matane

$382 - $1,052

Train  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Sayabec VIA Rail

$123 - $267

Train, bus  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Sainte-Foy
  2. Take the train from Sainte-Foy to Rimouski
  3. Take the bus from Rimouski to Matane

$87 - $247

Train, bus via Québec  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Québec
  2. Take the bus from Québec to Rimouski
  3. Take the bus from Rimouski to Matane

$93 - $186

Bus via Québec  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal to Quebec
  2. Take the bus from Québec to Rimouski
  3. Take the bus from Rimouski to Matane

$96 - $133

Drive  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Matane 395.3 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The distance between Montreal and Matane is 589 km. The road distance is 632 km.

The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Matane is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 7 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Montreal to Matane is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 50 min and costs $330 - $2,000.

No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Matane. However, there are services departing from Montréal and arriving at Matane via Québec and Rimouski. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from Montreal to Matane, including transfers.

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Matane, QC, Canada?

VIA Rail operates a train from Montreal to Matane 4 times a day. Tickets cost $55 - $190 and the journey takes 9 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Matane via Québec and Rimouski in around 10 h 40 min.

Airlines
Pascan Aviation
Website
pascan.com
Flights from Montreal St. Hubert to Baie Comeau via Saguenay
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Montreal St. Hubert to Mont Joli via Quebec
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Montreal St. Hubert to Mont Joli via Saguenay, Sept-Iles
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Quebec to Mont Joli
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Baie Comeau
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Mont Joli
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
Flights from Montreal St. Hubert to Mont Joli via Saguenay, Baie Comeau
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Sainte-Foy
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$70 - $100
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $180
Train from Montréal to Sayabec
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $80
Economy
$95 - $130
Economy Plus
$130 - $190
Business
$140 - $200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$250 - $350
Train from Sainte-Foy to Rimouski
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$55 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$80 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
Train from Montréal to Québec
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Orleans Express
Phone
+1 888 999-3977
Email
serviceclient@keolis.ca
Website
orleansexpress.com
Bus from Mont-Joli to Matane
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
orleansexpress.com
Bus from Rimouski to Matane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
orleansexpress.com
Bus from Montréal to Québec
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
orleansexpress.com
Bus from Québec to Rimouski
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
orleansexpress.com
Intercar
Phone
+1 800-806-2167
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Montréal, QC to Ste Foy, PQ
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Bus from Montreal to Quebec
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Ferry operators
Traversiers
Website
traversiers.com
Car ferry from Goudbout, QC to Matane, QC
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traversiers.com

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