By Plane

Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport, 16 km (10 miles) away from downtown Québec City, can be reached via boulevard Wilfrid-Hamel (138) or autoroute Duplessis (540).
Phone: 418-640-3300 or 1-877-769-2700

Direct flights from many major cities in Canada, Eastern US, and Europe are provided to Québec City such as Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, New York, Chicago and Paris.  

For all flight options from and to Québec City, please refer to the list of destinations served by Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport or the Air Accessibility Chart.


Air Canada
Reservation: 1-888-247-2262
Info: 1-888-422-7533

Air Inuit
Reservation and information: 1-800-361-2965

Air Transat
Reservation: 1-866-391-6654
Info: 1-877-872-6728

American Airlines
Reservation: 1-800-428-4322

Delta Air lines
Reservation: 1-800-241-4141

Reservation: 1-888-313-8777

Porter Airlines
Reservation: 1-888-619-8622

Provincial Airlines
Reservation: 1-800-563-2800

Reservation: 1-888-822-2623 or 1-877-978-6946

United Airlines
Reservation: 1-800-864-8331

Reservation and information: 1-888-937-8538

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By Car

Highway 20 (autouroute Jean-Lesage) runs along the south shore of the St. Lawrence River, and Highway 40 (autoroute Félix-Leclerc) is the north shore access to the city.

Travel Distances

Canadian Cities Miles* Kilometers*
Halifax 688 1,069
Montréal 151 253
Ottawa 270 450
Toronto 476 766
American Cities Miles* Kilometers*
Atlanta 1,401 2,241
Boston 381 610
Chicago 1,016 1,625
Detroit 728 1,164
New York 524 839
Philadelphie 617 987
Washington D.C. 749 1,199

*Source: CAA data

By Bus

Fédération des transporteurs par autobus - Intercity Transit
Accessible to all, the intercity transportation network consists of 222 bus stations throughout Québec for efficient, timely travel. 

Intercar links Québec City with Saguenay, Lac-Saint-Jean, Charlevoix, and all destinations along the North Shore (Côte-Nord).

Orléans Express
Orléans Express Coach Lines provide daily service between Québec City, Montréal, and other destinations in the province.

Visitors travelling by bus from the USA come into Montréal via Greyhound, then transfer to Orléans Express bus for Québec City. 

Québec City Bus Stations

Gare du Palais Bus Terminal
320, rue Abraham-Martin, Québec

Sainte-Foy Terminal
3001, chemin des Quatre-Bourgeois, borough of Sainte-Foy–Sillery–Cap-Rouge

By Train

VIA Rail Canada
Daily VIA Rail Canada service between Toronto, Ottawa, Montréal and Québec City.
Phone: 1-888-842-7245
Visitors traveling by train from the USA come into Montréal via Amtrak, then transfer to VIA Rail Canada trains for Québec City.

Phone: 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245)

Québec City Train Stations

Gare du Palais (Central Station)
450, rue de la Gare-du-Palais, Québec

Gare de Sainte-Foy
3255, chemin de la Gare, borough of Sainte-Foy–Sillery–Cap-Rouge