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Mirabel is located about 30 miles (48 km) northwest of the center of Montreal. There is a ground transportation information desk located in the arrivals area. Dorval Airport, which is 12 miles (20 km) west of Montreal city center, handles domestic, North American, and International flights. Mirabel Airport is now considered the Holiday Airport. The Mirabel Airport's Web site offers:
Taxis are available outside the terminal. The fare is $69 CAN to downtown Montreal. Journey time about 40 to 55 minutes to downtown. Taxi fare to Dorval is $65 CAN.
A cost-effective way to get downtown is L'Aérobus Airport Shuttle, which links Mirabel to the downtown Aérobus Station (at the corner of 777 de La Gauchetiere West and University), which is near the central rail station, and also stops at the central bus terminal.
There is a shuttle service to all the major downtown hotels included in your fare from where the bus drops you off, or you can get a taxi to your final destination, or take the Metro Subway. The fare from Mirabel is about $20 CAN and the journey time is 40-55 minutes. Tickets are available from the dispatcher outside the arrivals area.
Avis, Budget, Hertz, Tilden, and Thrifty are represented at Mirabel.
BUS TO DORVAL
L'Aérobus provides a bus service between Mirabel and Dorval Airports. Fare is $18 CAN one-way. The schedule varies, but information is available by phoning 1-800-465-1213, 1-514-394-7377, or 1-514-931-9002. The bus is free for in-transit passengers with less than 15 hours between connections.
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Adapted from How to Get Out of the Airport