By Plane

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
For all flight options from and to Québec City, please refer to the Québec City Jean-Lesage International Airport Flight Planner or the Air Accessibility Chart.


Air Canada
Direct flights from Toronto, Ottawa, Montréal, Gaspé, Sept-Îles and Îles-de-la-Madeleine.
Reservation: 1-888-247-2262
Info: 1-888-422-7533

Air Inuit
Direct flights from Montréal, Schefferville, Sept-Îles, Kuujjuaq, Kangirsuk, Quaqtaq, Kangiqsujuaq and Salluit.
Reservation and information: 1-800-361-2965

Air Transat
Seasonal flights from Paris.
Seasonal winter flights from Fort Lauderdale and Orlando.
Reservation: 1-866-391-6654
Info: 1-877-872-6728

Delta Air lines
Direct flights from New York JFK.
Reservation: 1-800-241-4141

Direct flights from Bonaventure, Îles-de-la-Madeleine, Mont-Joli, Saint-Hubert, Sept-Îles and Wabush.
Reservation: 1-888-313-8777

Porter Airlines
Direct flight from Toronto.
Reservation: 1-888-619-8622

Provincial Airlines
Direct flights from Montréal, Sept-Îles and Wabush
Reservation: 1-800-563-2800

Seasonal winter flights from Fort Lauderdale.
Reservation: 1-888-822-2623 or 1-877-978-6946

United Airlines
Direct flights from Chicago and Newark/New York.
Reservation: 1-800-864-8331

U.S. Airways
Direct flights from Philadelphia.
Reservation: 1-800-428-4322

Direct flights from Toronto.
Seasonal winter flights from Cancun and Fort Lauderdale.
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 Quebec 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

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