Travel Information

Getting There

By Air

Montreal, QC is served by the Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (or Montréal–Trudeau) located approximately 30 minutes from Hôtel Bonaventure Montréal (The Audiology Event host hotel).


Air Canada is offering a discount for SAC delegates travelling to Montreal, QC. To book a flight using the SAC promotion code, go to and enter promotion code 2H3XUC31 in the search panel. The travel period begins Friday, May 3, 2019 and ends Saturday, May 18, 2019. No discount will apply to Tango bookings for travel within Canada or between Canada and the U.S. For International travel (destinations outside North America), discounts apply to all fares, including Tango.

WestJet is offering discounts for SAC delegates travelling to Montréal, QC. For travel within Canada, WestJet is offering 5% off Econo and 10% off Flex and Plus fares. For travel between Canada and the US, the discount is 2% off Econo, 5% off Flex and 10% off Plus base fares. The travel period begins Friday, May 3, 2019 and ends Saturday, May 18, 2019. To take advantage of this offer, you will need the discount code Z12AP37. Please visit to make a booking online.

Porter Airlines is proud to offer a 10% discount on available base fares (with the exception of the lowest class fare during a public seat sale) for travel to and from the SAC Audiology Event. For travel from anywhere in Canada or the US to Montreal, the travel period begins Tuesday, May 7, 2019 and ends Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Please book online at or through your travel agent using promo code “SACOAC”.

Porter offers complimentary in-flight snacks and beverages (including beer and wine), GatePorter service for carry-on and access to the Porter Lounge in Toronto and Ottawa, where free Wi-Fi and comfortable, leather seating is available.

The promo code is intended for use by The SAC Audiology Event attendees and organizers and is not meant for distribution outside of authorized channels. Porter’s fare rules and conditions apply. For any questions regarding Porter’s services or any pre-travel concerns, contact us at 1-888-619-8622.

By Train

VIA Rail

Montréal Central Station train station is the closest train station to Hôtel Bonaventure Montréal. The Central Station is located under the Queen Elizabeth Hotel, near Bonaventure Metro or McGill Metro. The host hotel is located across the street from the Central Station.

VIA Rail Canada is offering a discount for SAC delegates from all stations throughout the VIA system to Montreal, Quebec and return. The discount is 10% off the best available fare in Economy, Economy Plus, Business, Business Plus, Sleeper class (subject to the conditions and restrictions of the fare plan to which the additional discount is being applied.). The travel period begins Wednesday, May 8, 2019 and ends Monday, May 13, 2019. The discount does not apply to any Escape fares or Prestige class.

How to book:

Log in to your profile or create one prior to booking on On the Passenger information screen, select "Convention fare" from the “Discount Type” drop-down menu and enter discount code 13800 in the “Discount code” field. The conference fare will be shown on the next page.


Fare applies to a maximum of two passengers per booking. One complimentary stopover is allowed at no additional charge. For travel on all fare plans in Business class, the first stopover is allowed at no additional charge, provided that this stopover takes place in Toronto, Montréal or Ottawa only.

Montréal Central Station train station
895 de la Gauchetiere West
Montréal, QC   H3B 4G1

Ground Transportation between Airport and Hotel

Taxis and Limos

Taxis or limousines are available at the arrivals level near the central exit (located in front of the cloakroom), where a dispatcher will assist you. No reservation is required. All taxi and limousine operators working out of Montréal–Trudeau are required to have a permit and to comply with its terms and conditions. The flat rate for transportation from Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport to downtown Montreal is $41 by taxi and $58/$63 by limo.

Public Transit

The 747 bus line service runs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, between the Montréal-Trudeau airport and downtown Montréal (corner of Berri and Sainte-Catherine – Berri-UQAM station). Travel time may vary between 45 to 70 minutes, depending on traffic conditions. The fare is $10 for unlimited travel throughout the STM bus and métro network and is valid for 24 consecutive hours. For more information, you may inquire at the STM information counter located in the international arrivals area, ask one of the STM representatives near the bus stop outside the airport or visit the STM website.