Bus transfers

Local and 10-minutes max 15 Sainte-Catherine West East
Local and 10-minutes max 24 Sherbrooke East West
Local and 10-minutes max 61 Wellington East West
Local and 10-minutes max 125 Ontario West
Local and 10-minutes max 168 Cité-du-Havre North South
All-night 356 Lachine / Montréal-Trudeau / Des Sources East West
All-night 358 Sainte-Catherine East
Express 420 Express Notre-Dame-de-Grâce East West


  • Sortie Robert-Bourassa (University), 2055, boulevard Robert-Bourassa, H3A 3H9
  • Sortie Union Nord, 2021, av. Union, H3A 2S9

Neighbourhood map (PDF)

Mobile network available at this station

List of fare booth closed

Consult the list of stations that summarizes where fare booths are closed and the schedules for fare booths that are open irregular hours.

A little info about your métro station's history

Architects: Crevier, Lemieux, Mercier & Caron.

Opened: October 1966.

Origin of name: avenue McGill College, that leads directly to the university that was established in 1821 according to the wishes of James McGill (1744-1813), a successful merchant trading in furs.

Did you know? This station once housed a branch of the Montréal Public Libraries network.

Artworks: mural by Les Industries perdues, mural by Murray MacDonald, murals by Maurice Savoie and glassworks by Nicolas Sollogoub.

Nearby Points of Interest

  • Centre Eaton
  • Complexe Les Ailes
  • Maison des Coopérants
  • Place Montreal Trust
  • Place London Life
  • Promenade de la Cathédrale
  • Le Centre 2020 University
  • La Baie
  • Maison Simons
  • McGill University



Operating hours

Green line

Towards Angrignon Towards Honoré-Beaugrand
First Last First Last
Weekdays 05:49 01:01 05:46 00:51
Saturday 05:49 01:31 05:46 01:21
Sunday 05:49 01:01 05:46 00:51

After the last métro, you can use the night bus service.

Frequency of departures

Green line

From 7am to 9am and from 4pm to 6pm
Morning, day and evening (non-peak)
Week Every 3 to 4 minutes Every 4 to 10 minutes
Week-end Every 6 to 12 minutes
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