Orange Elevators available

Operating hours

Orange line

Towards Montmorency (zone B) Towards Côte-Vertu
First Last First Last
Weekdays 05h49 00h49 05h49 01h02
Saturday 05h49 01h19 05h49 01h32
Sunday 05h49 00:49 05h49 01:02

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

Frequency of departures

Orange line

From 7am to 9am and from 4pm to 6pm
Morning, day and evening (non-peak)
Week Every 3 to 5 minutes Every 4 to 10 minutes
Week-end Every 6 to 12 minutes

Estimated occupancy

Orange line

Nearly empty.
Distancing possible.
Some seats available.
Distancing not possible.
Standing room only.
Distancing not possible.
Nearly full.
Due to the particular configuration of the métro tracks at the Bonaventure station towards , the estimated metro occupancy level is not available. We will work on this in the later development phases of this functionality.


  • Sortie Peel, 1166, avenue des Canadiens-de-Montréal
  • Sortie de la Cathédrale, 955, rue de la Cathédrale
  • Accès intérieur à la Place Bonaventure
  • Accès intérieur à l'hôtel Le Château Champlain
  • Accès intérieur au 1000 de La Gauchetière, H3B 4W5 - Elevator access
  • Accès intérieur au 1250 René-Lévesque Ouest, H3B 4W8

Neighbourhood map (PDF)

Around this station

Elevator access to the métro

To get to the Bonaventure station ticket office from 1000 De La Gauchetière West, you have to take two elevators:

  • A first elevator from street level to the exo Terminus Centre-Ville (centre and south platforms).
  • A second elevator from the exo Terminus Centre-Ville (Centre and South platforms) to the STM ticket office level.

Two elevators link the ticket office level to the Côte-Vertu and Montmorency platforms.

Please follow the signage inside 1000 De La Gauchetière West.

Plan your trips around elevator accessibility across the network:

  • Blue line : Only possible transfer at Snowdon and Jean-Talon stations.
  • Berri-UQAM station : Only the Orange and Green lines are accessible by elevator.
  • Green line : Only possible transfer at Berri-UQAM, Lionel-Groulx and Honoré-Beaugrand stations.
  • Yellow line : No possible transfer.
  • Visit the Elevator access to the métro page to find all accessible stations
  • You can check the status of elevator service at any time by going to elevator service updates. This information is also available in the banner under the map on our home page.

How do I get to the special shuttle in case of a métro service interruption?

Use the Green line

To get around downtown between the Berri-UQAM and Lionel-Groulx stations.

If Green line is also disrupted, two stops are available at this station and the signs are easily identifiable since they are orange, the color of the métro line they serve.

  • Pictogram special shuttle orange line Towards Henri-Bourassa: Bus stop 53886, located on Mansfield, corner of Saint-Antoine.

    Towards Laval

    To continue towards Laval métro stations ( Cartier, de la Concorde and Montmorency), between 5:30 a.m. and 2 p.m., the special shuttle service is operated by the Société de transport de Laval (STL) from Henri-Bourassa métro station. From 2 p.m. to the closure of the métro, the special shuttle service is operated by the STM and ends its service at Cartier métro station.

    • Pictogram special shuttle orange line Towards Côte-Vertu: Bus stop 53696, located on Saint-Antoine, corner of de la Cathédrale.

    This shuttle is not free, the regular fare applies. 

    It is also possible to check these stops on the neighbourhood map displayed at the entrances of our stations.

    Special shuttle service

    Find out more about the station

    Weekdays : 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

    IMPORTANT : The opening hours of the fare booths in the station will be ajusted and extended if an event leads to an increase in ridership.

    Equipment on site to meet your needs

    Achetez votre titre à la distributrice automatique
    Buy your fare or a new OPUS card (regular fare) at the automatic fare vending machine.
    Utilisez ce téléphone pour parler à l'employé de l'entrée principale
    Use the telephone identified by this symbol to speak with an employee at the main entrance.
    Utilisez ce télépone en cas d'urgence
    Use the telephone identified by this symbol only for safety concerns or in the event of an incident.

    Architect: Victor Prus.

    Opened: February 1967.

    Origin of name: both rue Bonaventure and the former Bonaventure train station refer to Giovanni di Fidanza (1221-1274), St. Bonaventure, theologian, philosopher and Franciscan mystic.

    Did you know? This station served as a terminus for the Orange line from February 1967 to April 1980.

    Discover the STM and its history

    Mobile network available at this station


    Bus transfers

    Local and 10-minutes max 36 Monk West East
    Local and 10-minutes max 74 Bridge North South
    Local and 10-minutes max 75 De la Commune North South
    Local and 10-minutes max 107 Verdun North South
    Local and 10-minutes max 150 René-Lévesque East
    Local and 10-minutes max 178 Pointe-Nord / Île-des-Soeurs South
    All-night 350 Verdun / LaSalle East
    All-night 355 Pie-IX North
    All-night 364 Sherbrooke / Joseph-Renaud East
    Express 410 Express Notre-Dame East
    Express 420 Express Notre-Dame-de-Grâce West East
    Express 427 Express Saint-Joseph East
    Express 430 Express Pointe-aux-Trembles East
    Express 445 Express Papineau East West
    Express 465 Express Côte-des-Neiges South
    Express 480 Express du Parc North
    Shuttle 715 Vieux-Montréal / Vieux-Port West East
    Shuttle 747 YUL Aéroport / Centre-Ville East – To Downtown Montréal
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