CARSPPRIIn partnership with TIRF
Platinum Sponsor and Official Host: Desjardins

Joint Conference

CARSP/PRI 2020 Joint Conference Montréal Transportation Options

Venue Location and Contact Information:

Palais des Congrès de Montréal

Main entrance: 1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle, Montréal, Québec
Telephone: 514 871-8122
Free of charge: 1 800 268-8122

**Note: Adaptive Services Information (e.g. wheelchair accessibility) at the bottom of the transportation information page.

Arriving by Car:

Please use Goggle Maps to map out the directions to either Hotel or the Conference Center.

Parking Options:

The Conference Center and Hotel Monville are located beside each other – you can choose to park at the venue or the Hotel.  The Holiday Inn Montreal Centreville is one block from the Conference Center and is also an easy walk.  There are also numerous parking lots around Montreal, they are all independently run, and the prices vary from lot to lot.

  1. Palais des Congrès de Montréal Parking Entrance, 1025 Rue Chenneville, Montreal – 400 spots - $4.75 per half hour, up to $21.50 for 12 hours or $26 for 24 hours.
  2. Hotel Monville offers valet parking at a rate of $35/24h. There are no restrictions on how many times you take your car in and out.
  3. Holiday Inn Montreal Centreville offers on site parking at a rate of $30/day.
  4. Quartier International de Montreal (QIM), 249 Saint-Antoine West (1,200 spots) - $4.50 per 30 minutes, up to $20 for 12 hours or $25 for 24 hours.
  5. Parking is also available at: 249 Saint-Antoine St W, Montreal, QC H2Z 1H5
  6. Consult the list of Parking lots in Old Montréal and nearby for more options

Arriving by Air:

Trudeau International Airport is located 19.9km from the Palais des Congrès de Montréal.

Transportation options are outlined below, with links to further information.

Taxis, adapted taxis and limousines

  • You can get a taxi or limousine at the arrivals level near the central exit located in front of the cloakroom, where a dispatcher will assist you.
  • Taxi Fixed rate to downtown $41
  • Limousines rates to downtown approximately $60

Getting around town:

Montreal is a beautiful city to explore by foot either above ground or below!

Indoor access: The Palais des congrès de Montréal is part of the world’s largest underground Click to see the map of the buildings connected to this vast network.

  • Bus: Bus lines 55 and 129 stop in front of the Palais des congrès. Visit the info  to find the best bus route near you.
  • Metro (Subway system): The Palais des congrès is located at the Place-d’Armes métro station. The station is accessible by outdoor entrances and indoors directly from the Palais. Directions at the métro exit will guide you to our installations. Fares for bus and Metro are listed here stm transit fares.
  • Bicycle or Bixi (bike rentals): Bicycle racks are available around the Palais.
    There are several Bixi stations on and near the Palais site. bixi

Adapted Services (for the Palais des Congrès de Montréal):

Adapted transportation: To use our adapted services, tell your driver to bring you to 1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle. Wheelchairs are available at the Cloakroom.

Reserved parking spots: There are several parking spots in the Viger and St-Antoine parking lots that are reserved for individuals with handicap parking permits. Accessible via Chenneville Street and St-Antoine West Street.  Other helpful information includes:

  • All Palais entrances are wheelchair accessible and feature access doors
  • Every room is equipped with assistive listening system for the hearing impaired.

If you would like to take advantage of the Palais’ complimentary wheelchair program, please complete the following application:  Application form for Complimentary Wheelchairs