747 YUL Montreal-Trudeau Airport: routes, schedule and fare purchase

Line 747 runs between YUL Montréal-Trudeau airport, Lionel-Groulx and Berri-UQAM métro stations and the Gare d'Autocars de Montréal.

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Price aboard the bus: $11.00 per person (exact amount in chage only, no paper bills).

Other fares are also accepted aboard: consult the Transit fares section.


Maps with the 2 routes for line 747

Route 1 Centre-Ville (Downtown)

This line runs betweet YUL Montreal-Trudeau airport and the Gare d'autocars de Montréal (Berri-UQAM metro station). It serves Lionel-Groulx metro station and several hotels located on René-Lévesque Boulevard.

Route 2 Metro

This line only runs between Lionel-Groulx metro station and YUL Montreal-Trudeau airport.

Schedule and stops

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Departures generally every 10 to 15 minutes, all day, in both directions.

Main stops:

  • YUL Montreal-Trudeau airport: the stop is located at door 28.
  • Lionel-Groulx metro station: the stop is located in front of the entrance, on Atwater avenue.
  • Gare d'Autocars de Montréal: departure point at platform 15.

Complete list of stops :

Westbound, to the airport

Eastbound, to downtown Montreal

Where to purchase your fare?

The price of $11.00 per person has to be paid in cash with exact change on the bus (no paper bills).

The driver will give you a 24 consecutive hours pass for the bus, metro, exo train and REM in zone A - Agglomeration of Montreal.

Download one of these mobile apps to get your YUL Montréal-Trudeau Airport fare.

Icone Chrono Chrono

The fare is available anytime, anywhere through your account. Have an OPUS card? You can also use the Chrono mobile app to load the fare directly onto your card.

Accepted payment methods: Visa or Mastercard.

icone Transit Transit

The fare is available anytime, anywhere, either at the airport or when bus 747 is proposed for the requested trip.

Accepted payment methods: Visa, Mastercard and American Express credit cards.

  • Your digital fare can be validated only by the driver on board the 747 YUL Aéroport / Centre-ville bus.
  • You must activate your fare on the mobile app before boarding the 747 bus. You will then have 120 minutes to validate it with the driver. On Transit, all fares purchased in the same transaction will be activated at the same time.
  • To activate the fare on your phone, you must be connected to Wi-Fi or a data plan.
  • On the bus, you will get a transfer that is valid for 24 hours to travel on the bus, métro, train and REM in Zone A (agglomeration of Montréal).
  • Your fare cannot be cancelled or refunded.

If you encounter a technical problem, please contact customer service at Chrono or Transit.

Fare vending machines

in the international arrivals area (door 28). Payment in cash, by debit card or with VISA or MasterCard credit card.

STM information counter

Located in the international arrivals area (door 28).

Consult the list of transit fares sold at the airport in the Transit fares section.

  • At fare booths and fare vending machines in any metro station;
  • At the ticket counter in Gare d'autocars de Montréal;
  • Through parking pay stations located near 747 bus stops.
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A ticket purchased from a parking pay station is only valid for a one-way trip to the airport and must be used within two hours of purchase.

Image of a parking pay station

  1. Check Infobus sign at any line 747 bus stop and find one of 14 designated Agence de mobilité durable parking pay stations where you can buy a 747 fare.
  2. Go to pay station identified by blue P$ sign.
  3. Enter the numbers 0747 and follow on-screen instructions.
  4. Take ticket and use it within two hours of purchase.
  5. Give ticket to driver who, in turn, will hand you a proof of payment valid for a one-way trip. Note that it can not be used for return trip on 747 or to interrupt trip and resume it later on 747.

Pay stations are available everyday, 24 hours a day.

Useful infos

Luggages and bicycles aboard the bus

Luggages must be stored this way:

Stack luggages vertically. When stacking luggages, put the small ones on top and big ones on the bottom of the rack.

Bicycles are accepted aboard 747 shuttle buses under certain conditions:

  • Bike must be stored in a rigid travel case made for shipping;
  • Folding bikes are also accepted, but must be placed in a soft carrying case;
  • Bikes must be placed on the luggage racks.

The STM complies with Highway Safety Code regulations.The Code stipulates that all luggage / equipment on a bus must be stowed to ensure that:

  • Driver can move freely aboard bus and efficiently operate vehicle;
  • Passengers have unobstructed access to all exits;
  • Passengers are protected against injury from falling or shifting items carried on the bus.

Please note that bus drivers may refuse customers travelling with bike case or any other type of luggage to avoid hindering other passengers aboard. Drivers may ask customer to wait for the next bus.


All stops on this line are universally accessible. Buses on this route are equipped with an accessibility ramp located at the front entrance of the vehicle.

A display and public address system is installed in all our buses, allowing you to see and/or hear announcements about upcoming bus stops.

Did you know?

Your driver can lower the floor of the bus to sidewalk level, regardless of whether you use a mobility aid or not. Simply ask before getting on or off the bus.


Line 1 Green, line 2 Orange and line 4 Yellow.

  • Lionel-Groulx:
  • Berri-UQAM:

For more information about the Metro network and schedules.

  • Berri / Ontario
  • BAnQ (Berri)
  • Saint-Denis / De Maisonneuve
  • Saint-Jacques / Atwater

For more information about Bixi services and facilities.

  • Gare d'autocars de Montréal

To find out more about services from Gare d'Autocars de Montréal.

  • YUL Montreal-Trudeau airport

To learn more about services from YUL Montréal-Trudeau airport.

Have a nice trip!

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