To and From Airport

There are a few options for getting to McGill University and downtown Montreal from the Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport:

  • Public Transit: The 747 Airport Express is a special bus route that runs from the airport to downtown Montreal. Cost is $10.00 (please have exact fare in coins; dollar bills are not accepted and no change is available from the driver).
  • Taxis and Limousines: Both are available at the airport terminal and they have fixed rates from the airport to downtown.


McGill University and downtown Montreal are also accessible by national train services:


There are many hotels located near the downtown campus. A discount may apply at the McGill preferred hotels listed below. Please inquire with the hotel upon registration and inform them that you are attending a McGill sponsored event.

Residence Inn by Marriott
2045 Peel St.
Montreal, QC H3A 1T6
Tel.: 514-982-6064, 1-888-999-9494, Fax: 514-844-8361
McGill number: 514-398-8081

Delta Montreal Hotel
475 President Kennedy Avenue
Montreal, QC H3A 1J7
Tel.: 514-286-1986, 1-877-286-1986, Fax: 514-284-4342
McGill number: 514-398-7422

Sofitel Montreal Golden Mile
1155 Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal, QC H3A 2N3
Tel.: 514-285-9000, 1-877-285-9001, Fax: 514-289-1155
McGill number: 514-398-7285

Château Versailles
1659 Sherbrooke Street West (north side)
Montreal, QC H3A 1B4
Tel.: 514-933-8111, 1-888-933-8111, Fax: 514-933-6967
McGill number: 514-398-8091

Meridien Versailles-Montréal
1808 Sherbrooke Street West (south side)
Montreal, QC H3A 1B4
Tel.: 514-933-8111, 1-888-933-8111, Fax: 514-933-6867
McGill number: 514-398-8091

New Residence Hall
(available mid-May to mid-August)
3625 du Parc Avenue
Montreal, QC H2X 3P8
Tel.: 514-398-3471, Fax: 514-398-4521
McGill number: 514-398-5200

Bed & Breakfasts

Montreal also has many bed and breakfasts in the McGill area. We recommend using Airbnb to search for accomodations.
*Please note, you are responsible for ensuring that your chosen accommodations are within a comfortable proximity to the conference venue. Please contact us with any questions.