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There are 6 ways to get from Quebec to Montreal, PQ by bus, train, rideshare, car or plane

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Bus via Montréal  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Québec to Montréal Montréal - Québec

$45 - $65

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3h 7m

  1. Take the rideshare from Quebec City to Montreal 254.1 km

$24

4 alternative options

Train  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the train from Québec to Montréal VIA Rail

$75 - $139

Bus  •  4h

  1. Take the bus from Québec, QC to Montreal, QC Baie Comeau / ...

$45 - $65

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from Quebec to Montreal, PQ 249 km

$27 - $40

Fly  •  3h 20m

  1. Fly from Quebec (YQB) to Montreal (YUL) YQB - YUL

$136 - $164

Quebec → Montreal, PQ
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The cheapest way to get from Quebec to Montreal, PQ is to rideshare which costs $24 and takes 3h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Quebec to Montreal, PQ is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 2h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Québec and arriving at Montréal. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Quebec to Montreal, PQ station. However, there are services departing from Québec and arriving at Station Berri-UQAM 2 via Station Bonaventure. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 42m.

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The distance between Quebec and Montreal, PQ is 231 km. The road distance is 249 km.

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The best way to get from Quebec to Montreal, PQ without a car is to bus via Montréal which takes 3h 18m and costs $45 - $65.

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The bus from Québec to Montréal takes 3h 15m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Quebec to Montreal, PQ bus services, operated by Orléans Express, depart from Québec station.

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Quebec to Montreal, PQ train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Québec station.

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The best way to get from Quebec to Montreal, PQ is to bus via Montréal which takes 3h 18m and costs $45 - $65. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $75 - $140 and takes 3h 42m, you could also fly, which costs $130 - $170 and takes 3h 20m.

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  • Distance: 231.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 18m

What companies run services between Quebec, QC, Canada and Montreal, PQ, QC, Canada?

Orléans Express operates a bus from Québec to Montréal 5 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 3h 15m. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Québec to Montréal 5 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $140 and the journey takes 3h 35m.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Quebec to Montreal
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
PAL Airlines
Website
palaerospace.com
Flights from Quebec to Montreal
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $260
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Quebec to Montreal
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $330
Air Inuit
Website
airinuit.com
Flights from Quebec to Montreal
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $460
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Quebec to Montreal
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$16 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Québec to Montréal
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$40 - $70
Economy
$70 - $100
EconomyPlus
$95 - $140
Business
$110 - $150
Bus operators
Other operators
Ridesharing.com
Website
ridesharing.com
Rideshare from Quebec City to Montreal
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
ridesharing.com

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The quickest flight from Quebec Airport to Montreal Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Quebec to Montreal, PQ bus services, operated by Orléans Express, arrive at Montréal station.

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Quebec to Montreal, PQ train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Montréal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Quebec to Montreal, PQ is 249 km. It takes approximately 2h 53m to drive from Quebec to Montreal, PQ.

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Air Transat, Air Inuit, Sunwing Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Quebec Airport to Montreal Airport.

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There are 2709+ hotels available in Montreal, PQ. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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The best way to get from Quebec to Quebec Airport is to line 80 bus which takes 49 min and costs $4.

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