Cartier (zone B)

Ligne 2 - Orange Elevators available

This station is located in fare zone B. An All modes AB, ABC or ABCD fare is required for trips to and from this station.


Operating hours

Line 2 - Orange

Towards Côte-Vertu Towards Montmorency (zone B)
First Last First Last
Weekdays 05h27 00h36 06h10 01h14
Saturday 05h27 01h06 06h10 01h44
Sunday 05h27 00h36 06h10 01h14

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

Frequency of departures

Line 2 - Orange

From 7am to 9am and from 4pm to 6pm
Morning, day and evening (non-peak)
Week Every 2 to 7 minutes Every 2 to 8 minutes
Week-end Every 6 to 10 minutes

Estimated occupancy

Line 2 - Orange

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 Cartier (zone B) station towards , the estimated metro occupancy level is not available. We will work on this in the later development phases of this functionality.


  • 5, boulevard Cartier Ouest, H7N 0A3

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Around this station

Elevator access to the métro


Plan your trips around elevator accessibility across the network:

  • Orange line: possible connection with the Blue line at Jean-Talon and Snowdon métro stations, and with the Green line at Berri-UQAM and Lionel-Groulx métro stations.
  • Green line: possible connection with the Orange line at Berri-UQAM and Lionel-Groulx métro stations.
  • Blue line: possible connection with the Orange line at Jean-Talon and Snowdon métro stations.
  • Yellow line: no connection possible.
  • Berri-UQAM station: only the Orange and Green lines are accessible by elevator.

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.

When travelling, you can ask to be accompanied by an STM employee to cross the gap between the platform and the metro car.

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

One stop is available at this station and the service is operated by the Société de transport de Laval (STL).

  • Pictogram special shuttle orange line Towards Henri-Bourassa: The bus stop is located in the bus Terminus at platform No. 1

    Towards Montréal

    To reach Montréal Island métro stations, the special shuttle service is operated by the STM from Henri-Bourassa métro station.

    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

    Number of bicycle stands available outside the station: 59.  First come, first served.
    Before taking our public transit system with your bike, please read the Bicycles section for more info.

    Stationnement de vélos

    Architects: Bisson, Fortin & Associés.

    Opened: April 2007.

    Origin of name: boulevard Cartier, named in honour of Sir George-Étienne Cartier (1814-1873), co-premier of the united province of Canada from 1857 to 1862, later becoming one of the Fathers of Confederation in 1867.

    Did you know? This station was built on a creek, an ancient branch of the river nearby.

    Artworks: sculpture by Jacek Jarnuskiewicz and sculptures by Yvon Proulx.

    Discover the STM and its history

    • Parc Marigot
    • Parc Cartier
    • Aréna Cartier
    • Laval Municipal Court

    Mobile network is available at this station.

    Bus transfers

    No STM buses available close to this métro station.
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