There are 2 ways to get from Montreal to Shawinigan by bus or car

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Bus  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Montréal to Trois Rivieres, PQ Montréal - Québec

$84 - $108

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Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Shawinigan 103.5 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Montreal to Shawinigan is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Montreal to Shawinigan is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Montreal and Shawinigan is 134 km. The road distance is 165.5 km.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Shawinigan without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 9 min and costs $100 - $140.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Montreal to Shawinigan, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Shawinigan is 166 km. It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to drive from Montreal to Shawinigan.

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There are 58+ hotels available in Shawinigan. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 83.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

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

Orleans Express operates a bus from Montreal to Shawinigan 5 times a day. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

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