Useful informations

Useful informations

A direct link between Dufferin Terrace and Quartier Petit-Champlain, Place-Royale and the Old Port. See the St. Lawrence River and Lower Town from an interesting vantage point as you travel up or down the cliff face at a 45-degree angle. The main entrance of the funicular is in Louis Jolliet House, located at 16 rue Petit-Champlain. The upper level entrance is on Dufferin Terrace near the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac. Height: 85.5 m (282'). On November 17, 2016, the funicular has celebrated its 137th anniversary.

Schedule and Details

Hours: open year-round, daily. October 31 to March 31, 7:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. April 1 to June 19, 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. June 20 to first Monday of September, 7:30 a.m. to midnight. First Tuesday of September to October 30, 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Closed: December 25.

Schedule and rates are subject to change without notice. Visit their website or contact them for up-to-date information.


16, rue du Petit-Champlain
Québec, QC
G1K 4H4

Borough of La Cité - Limoilou / Vieux-Québec


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