Montreal-Trudeau Airport is the airport of the Canadian city of Montreal. The airport is named after the former politician Pierre Elliott Trudeau who was born in Montreal in 1919. The airport is the third busiest airport in the country, Toronto Pearson Airport and Vancouver Airport are the biggest airports in Canada. A large of the flights are operated by Air Canada and Air Transat. Montreal-Trudeau Airport is the largest airport in the autonomous region of Quebec, French is the province’s only official language.
Where is Montreal-Trudeau airport situated?
Montreal-Trudeau Airport is located southwest of the city in the suburb of Dorval, the airport is easily accessible by car. From the airport, it is a 2-hour drive to Ottawa (Ontario), the capital of Canada, and a 3-hour drive to Quebec, the capital of Quebec.
How many terminals does Montreal-Trudeau Airport have?
The airport has a terminal with two floors and three concourses. The airport is divided into three zones for everyone’s convenience, via checkpoint A you can enter the zone for flights to Canada and the zone for international flights, via checkpoint C you enter the zone for flights to the United States. The zone for flights to Canada has a satellite terminal called Aéroquai which is accessible via a tunnel.
The distance from Montreal-Trudeau Airport to the centre of Montreal is 20 kilometres. By car, it takes 30 minutes to get to the centre of Montreal.
From YUL Airport to Montreal City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Montreal-Trudeau Airport by public transport. Visit the Montreal-Trudeau Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Montreal-Trudeau Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Montreal is about CA$ 41.-. Book your taxi at Montreal-Trudeau Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From YUL Airport to Montreal City centre by Taxi
At Montreal-Trudeau Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), Avis, Budget, Dollar (The Hertz Corporation), Enterprise, Hertz, National (Enterprise Holdings), Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Montreal-Trudeau Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Montreal-Trudeau Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Air Canada
- Air Transat
- American Airlines
- Delta Air Lines
Hotels near the airport
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Montreal-Trudeau Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
Montreal: Le Bateau-Mouche St. Lawrence Sightseeing Cruise
Make the most of the summer months on a 1 or 1.5-hour cruise aboard Le Bateau-Mouche. Ride aboard a stable and nimble vessel upon the St Lawrence River, as you cruise in and out of Montreal's Old Port and enjoy panoramic views from the water.
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