There are 11 ways to get from Montreal to Port-Cartier by plane, bus, train, car, car ferry or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Montreal to Sept-Iles, bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Sept-Iles (YZV) YUL - YZV
  2. Take the bus from Sept Iles to Port-Cartier

$320 - $864

Cheapest option

Rideshare, bus  •  14 h 49 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Montreal to Quebec
  2. Take the bus from Boischatel to Baie-Comeau Mingan
  3. Take the bus from Hauterive to Port-Cartier

$96 - $137

9 alternative options

Fly Montreal St. Hubert to Sept-Iles, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Montreal St. Hubert (YHU) to Sept-Iles (YZV) YHU - YZV
  2. Take the bus from Sept Iles to Port-Cartier

$275 - $426

Fly Montreal to Baie Comeau, bus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Baie Comeau (YBC) YUL - YBC
  2. Take the bus from Baie Comeau, PQ to Port-Cartier

$205 - $720

Train to Quebec, fly to Sept-Iles, bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Sainte-Foy
  2. Fly from Quebec (YQB) to Sept-Iles (YZV) YQB - YZV
  3. Take the bus from Sept Iles to Port-Cartier

$158 - $716

Fly Montreal St. Hubert to Baie Comeau, bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Montreal St. Hubert (YHU) to Baie Comeau (YBC) YHU - YBC
  2. Take the bus from Baie Comeau, PQ to Port-Cartier

$420 - $1,052

Train, drive, car ferry, bus  •  15 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Sainte-Foy
  2. Take the train from Sainte-Foy to Mont-Joli
  3. Drive from Mont-Joli to Matane, QC
  4. Take the car ferry from Matane, QC to Goudbout, QC
  5. Take the bus from Franquelin to Port-Cartier

$113 - $286

Bus  •  14 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Montréal to Québec
  2. Take the bus from Quebec Station to Baie-Comeau Mingan
  3. Take the bus from Hauterive to Port-Cartier

$110 - $176

Train, bus  •  14 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Québec
  2. Take the bus from Québec, PQ to Baie Comeau, PQ
  3. Take the bus from Baie Comeau, PQ to Port-Cartier

$113 - $230

Train, bus via La Malbaie  •  14 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Québec
  2. Take the bus from Quebec to La Malbaie
  3. Take the bus from La Malbaie to Baie-Comeau Mingan
  4. Take the bus from Hauterive to Port-Cartier

$124 - $245

Drive  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Port-Cartier 588.1 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Port-Cartier is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 12 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to Port-Cartier is to fly and bus which costs $420 - $1,200 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Montreal and Port-Cartier is 709 km. The road distance is 941 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Montreal to Port-Cartier, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Port-Cartier. However, there are services departing from Montréal and arriving at Port-Cartier via Quebec Station and Hauterive. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Port-Cartier, QC, Canada?

You can take a bus from Montreal to Port-Cartier via Québec, Quebec Station, Baie-Comeau Mingan, and Hauterive in around 14 h 17 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Sept-Iles
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Sept-Iles via Quebec
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Montreal St. Hubert to Sept-Iles via Quebec
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Montreal to Baie Comeau
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Quebec to Sept-Iles
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Provincial
Website
provincialaerospace.com
Flights from Montreal St. Hubert to Sept-Iles via Quebec
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,200
Flights from Quebec to Sept-Iles
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Pascan Aviation
Website
pascan.com
Flights from Montreal St. Hubert to Sept-Iles via Saguenay
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal St. Hubert to Sept-Iles via Saguenay, Baie Comeau
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Quebec to Sept-Iles via Mont Joli
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal St. Hubert to Baie Comeau via Saguenay
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Sky Jet
Flights from Quebec to Sept-Iles
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Quebec to Sept-Iles via Baie Comeau
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $110
Business
$70 - $100
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $180
Train from Sainte-Foy to Mont-Joli
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$55 - $80
Economy Plus
$85 - $120
Business
$80 - $120
Business Plus/Sleeper
$150 - $210
Train from Montréal to Québec
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 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
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Intercar
Phone
+1 800-806-2167
Website
intercar.qc.ca
Bus from Sept Iles to Port-Cartier
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Bus from Baie Comeau, PQ to Port-Cartier
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Bus from Franquelin to Port-Cartier
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.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 Quebec Station to Baie-Comeau Mingan
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Bus from Hauterive to Port-Cartier
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Bus from Québec, PQ to Baie Comeau, PQ
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Bus from Quebec to La Malbaie
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Bus from La Malbaie to Baie-Comeau Mingan
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Bus from Boischatel to Baie-Comeau Mingan
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
intercar.ca
Book at
intercar.ca
Ferry operators
Traversiers
Website
traversiers.com
Car ferry from Matane, QC to Goudbout, QC
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
traversiers.com
Other operators
Ridesharing.com
Website
ridesharing.com
Rideshare from Montreal to Quebec
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
ridesharing.com

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