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Getting Here

The Francos de Montréal site is set in the heart of the Quartier des spectacles in downtown Montréal, between St. Laurent Boulevard, President Kennedy Avenue, De Bleury and Ste. Catherine Streets.
Come to the Francos on foot, by taxi, by public transit, with your bicycle, skateboard or rollerblades: everything ispossible! However, we encourage you to avoid using your automobile with some streets closed to vehicle traffic and parking in the downtown core relatively limited.

Public transit

Metro: Place-des-Arts and Saint-Laurent Metro stations (green line),
or Place d’Armes (orange lines)

Bus: 15, 24, 55, 80, 125 and 129

Please consult the Google map or for details on public transit options.

Desjardins Bicycles parking

Please note that bicycles, skateboards and rollerblades are not permitted on-site for security reasons, but do not hesitate to use these means of transport. We invite you to deposit them in one of two Desjardins bicycle parking areas set up specially for festival-goers.

BIXI stations

Please consult the BIXI Montréal website for details.

Vehicle parking

Paid parking areas are located near the site or directly on site at Place des Arts, Complexe Desjardins and Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM).

Getting around

The main stages of the Francos de Montréal are set up:
At the north end of the Place des Festivals, with its back to De Maisonneuve Blvd.
On Ste. Catherine Street, at the corner of Jeanne-Mance Street. 

To facilitate pedestrian circulation, the public may use security corridors at all times. Loitering is prohibited in these corridors.