There are 7 ways to get from Montreal to Rimouski by plane, train, car, car ferry or bus

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Fly to Mont Joli, train  •  4 h 26 min

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

$258 - $1,567

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Train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Rimouski VIA Rail

$50 - $170

5 alternative options

Fly to Baie Comeau, drive, car ferry  •  6 h 34 min

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

$161 - $636

Fly to Quebec, train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Quebec (YQB) YUL - YQB
  2. Take the train from Sainte-Foy to Rimouski

$174 - $503

Train via Sainte-Foy  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Sainte-Foy VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from Sainte-Foy to Rimouski VIA Rail

$69 - $221

Bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Montréal to Québec Montréal - Québec
  2. Take the bus from Québec to Rimouski Bas-Saint-Laurent

$66 - $97

Drive  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Rimouski 338.6 miles

$45 - $65

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Rimouski. However, there are services departing from Montréal and arriving at Rimouski via Québec. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Montréal and arriving at Rimouski. Services depart four times a day, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 7 h 54 min.

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The distance between Montreal and Rimouski is 504 km. The road distance is 541.7 km.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Rimouski without a car is to train which takes 7 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Montreal to Rimouski, including transfers.

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Montreal to Rimouski bus services, operated by Orleans Express, depart from Montréal station.

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Montreal to Rimouski train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Montréal station.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Rimouski is to train which takes 7 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Montreal Airport to Mont Joli Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 32 min.

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Montreal to Rimouski bus services, operated by Orleans Express, arrive at Rimouski station.

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Map of how to get from Montreal to Rimouski.
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  • Distance: 315.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

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

VIA Rail operates a train from Montreal to Rimouski 4 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $170 and the journey takes 7 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Rimouski via Québec in around 8 h 10 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Mont Joli
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
Flights from Montreal to Baie Comeau
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Montreal to Quebec
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Provincial
Website
provincialaerospace.com
Flights from Montreal to Quebec
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Montreal to Quebec
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $3,800
Air Inuit
Website
airinuit.com
Flights from Montreal to Quebec
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Montreal to Quebec
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Mont-Joli to Rimouski
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $28
Economy
$22 - $30
Economy Plus
$35 - $55
Business
$30 - $45
Business Plus/Sleeper
$55 - $80
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
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
Train from Montréal to Rimouski
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$85 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$220 - $310
Train from Montréal to Sainte-Foy
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$45 - $70
Economy Plus
$70 - $110
Business
$70 - $100
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $180
Bus operators
Orleans Express
Ferry operators
Traverse Rimouski-Forestville
Phone
+1-418-725-2725
Email
infocnm@traversier.com
Website
ssl.pqm.net
Car ferry from Forestville, QC to Rimouski, QC
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
ssl.pqm.net
Passenger
$20
Motorcycle
$45
Vehicle
$57

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Montreal to Rimouski train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Rimouski station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Rimouski is 542 km. It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to drive from Montreal to Rimouski.

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Air Canada offers flights from Montreal Airport to Mont Joli Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Rimouski. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Montreal Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 22 min and costs .

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