Travel Information

Participants are responsible for making their own travel arrangements

Below you will find some resources to help you plan your trip and some information about how to get to the hotel once in Montreal.


FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE:
 

Scholarships to cover the cost of attending the PH Conference (including travel costs, where applicable and if available) are being offered through PHA Canada. Please visit the scholarships page for more details.

TRAVELLING RESOURCES

1. The Travelling with PH section of Living with PH, includes some useful information on planning for travel, particularly when doing so by air.

2. A useful guide from the Government of Canada on traveling with disabilities can be found here
The Easter Seals of Canada offer a Disability Travel Card, which allows for discount travel fares for companions travelling with people with disabilities. Information and application for this card can be found here

3. PHA Canada is partnering with Westjet to offer those flying into Montreal a special 10% discount on their flights. We encourage you to book your flight with Westjet by going to Westjet Website and using promotion code: CC8582 in order to receive your discount (valid for flights flying into Montreal between April 24 - May 1, 2015 and returning between May 3 - May 10, 2015).


DRIVING DIRECTIONS FROM HILTON STAFF:
From Toronto take Hwy 401 east, continue on 20 East to Auto. Ville-Marie (Hwy720). Exit #4 at de la Montagne N and turn right on St. Antoine then make a left on Mansfield.

From Ottawa take Hwy 40 East to Hwy 15 South/ Decarie. Then take Hwy Ville Marie Centre Ville. Exit #4 at de la Montagne St. North , turn right on St. Antoine St. and then turn left on Mansfield.

From Quebec take Hwy 20 West-Champlain Bridge exit #58 Centre Ville. Highway will become University St. Turn left on de La Gauchetiere and left again before next traffic light into hotel plaza.

Parking costs at the hotel are as follows:

Self parking - C$21.00 (Garage Parking)
Valet parking - C$29.00 (Valet Parking)

Once in Montreal, here are some details on getting to the hotel:

IF ARRIVING BY AIR: Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl Air

DIRECTIONS

Highway 20, exit Rue De La Montagne, turn right on St-Antoine Street, and left on Mansfield St, and right on La Gauchetiere and the entrance is at the corner.

Distance from Hotel:18 km.
Drive Time:25 min.

TYPE TYPICAL MINIMUM CHARGE
Bus Sevice $10.00 
Limousine $125.00
Taxi* $40.00

*please note that many taxis in Montreal accept cash only, be sure to be prepared by having cash on hand.

IF ARRIVING BY TRAIN:
The train station in downtown Monreal is located across the street from the Hilton Montreal Bonaventure. Information about booking travel via train is available at the Via Rail website.

IF ARRIVING BY BUS:
The Greyhound station is located at 1717 RUE BERRI ST roughly 3km from the hotel. Booking info is available at www.greyhound.ca. Advance purchases are eligible for discounts (up to 50% if booking 21 days in advance)