Place des Arts corridor closed from January 3 to spring 2022

Due to accessibility work, the access leading to the métro station will be closed. Customers who normally take this access to Place des Arts or Complexe Desjardins will have to use the Jeanne-Mance exit and head south (turn left outside the exit) to get back onto Sainte-Catherine Street.

Operating hours

Green line

Towards Angrignon Towards Honoré-Beaugrand
First Last First Last
Weekdays 05h48 01h00 05h47 00h52
Saturday 05h48 01h29 05h47 01h22
Sunday 05h48 01:00 05h47 00:52

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 5 minutes Every 4 to 10 minutes
Week-end Every 6 to 12 minutes

Estimated occupancy


  • Sortie Jeanne-Mance, 1555, rue Jeanne-Mance, H2X 2J4
  • Sortie de Bleury Nord, 2020, rue de Bleury, H3A 2J3
  • Sortie de Bleury Sud, 1990, rue de Bleury
  • Sortie UQAM, 155, avenue du Président-Kennedy, H2X 1Y4

Neighbourhood map (PDF)

Around this station

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

Use the Orange line

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

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

  • Pictogram special shuttle green line Eastbound towards Honoré-Beaugrand: Bus stop 52627, located southwest side of René-Lévesque, at the corner of Saint-Alexandre.
  • Pictogram special shuttle green line Eastbound towards Honoré-Beaugrand: Bus stop 60683, located on southeast side of Jeanne-Mance, at the corner of De Maisonneuve.
  • Pictogram special shuttle green line Westbound towards Angrignon: Bus stop 52553, located on northeast side of René-Lévesque, at the corner of Jeanne-Mance.

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 bus service

Find out more about the station

Weekdays : 3:15 p.m. to 6:15 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.

Number of bicycle stands available outside the station: 21.  First come, first served.

Before taking our public transit system with your bike, please read the Bicycles section for more info.

Bike parking

Architects: David, Barott & Boulva.

Opened: October 1966.

Origin of name: Place des Arts, a large cluster of cultural and artistic buildings, whose main one, housing Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, was inaugurated on September 21, 1963.

Did you know? Former mayor Jean Drapeau insisted on giving that name to the station.

Artworks: glasswork by Frédéric Back and mosaic by Mosaika Art & Design.

Discover the STM and its history

Mobile network is available at this station.


Bus transfers

Local and 10-minutes max 15 Sainte-Catherine West
Local and 10-minutes max 24 Sherbrooke West East
Local and 10-minutes max 35 Griffintown West East
Local and 10-minutes max 80 Avenue du Parc South North
Local and 10-minutes max 125 Ontario East West
Local and 10-minutes max 129 Côte-Sainte-Catherine South North
All-night 356 Lachine / YUL Aéroport / Des Sources West East
All-night 365 Avenue du Parc South North
Express 465 Express Côte-des-Neiges North
Express 480 Express du Parc South North
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