Search for cheap flight ticket prices to Montreal Flight4 makes it easy to search, compare and book low cost and discounted flights to Montreal Canada (Dorval International Airport - YUL). Search flight availability to Montreal departing from major cities around the world, or search and compare airfares using our dedicated (UK departures only search) with cheap deals on scheduled airlines and budget carriers. Direct services are provided by National Carriers Air Canada and British Airways. Both airlines operate non-stop services from London Heathrow (LHR). Flying time from London is 6hrs 55mins. Alternative non-direct airlines offering discount airfares with good connecting times include Air France and KLM, with a change of aircraft in Paris or Amsterdam.
Montreal Airport: Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL). The airport is located 15 miles (24km) west of Montréal. Transfers from YUL Airport to Montreal central is by Shuttle Bus, the service operates to the centre of Montreal and to major downtown hotels. The Shuttle Bus Service also transfers passengers on the 45 minute bus ride between Montréal-Mirabel and Montréal-Trudeau airports, Taxis are also readily available.
Getting around Montreal Local transportation is reliable and affordable, the city is eco friendly and extremely bicycle-friendly. The best way of getting around is by using the Metro System, there is also an extensive bus network and commuter rail services. The Metro is very clean and efficient, it has four lines and 65 stations, ten of the stations are linked to the Underground City. Taxi services are great and are available from taxi ranks, at major hotels and at the airports, they can also be hailed on the street in Downtown areas and near bars and restaurants etc.
Money: The currency in Canada is the Canadian Dollar (CAD) which is divided into 100 cents. The canadian currency also has one-dollar coins which are known as loonies, (because of a picture of a loon, a type of bird engraved on the coin) and a two-dollar coin know as toonies. US Dollars are usually accepted, however, change is usually given in Canadian dollars.
Places to visit in Montreal: Visit the Rue Saint Paul in the Old Town with its Galleries and Antique shops, here you will find the very collectable and unique French-Canadian hand carvings. Take a leisurely river ride on a 'Bateau Mouche' or for the more adventurous try the exhilarating Jet-boat ride on the Lachine Rapids.Book Flights to Montreal
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Montreal. Montreal is a unique metropolis combining many cultures. The spoken language is French & English and although Montreal maybe French in Lifestyle & Cuisine, it has a big warm and friendly Canadian welcome for all visitors. The city is in the south of Canada's Quebec province, only 37 miles (60km) from the United States border and remains an important hub of North American trade.
Out & About: Renowned for its vibrant nightlife, cafe society & international Jazz festivals, Montreal is a truly dynamic city combining an abundance of culture, museums, arts performances and street festivals aplenty.
Shopping in Montreal: Montreal has an 'Underground City' with over 29km of interconnected malls and 1,600 shops, restaurants, and bistros, Montreal is a true shopper's paradise.
Old Montreal: Located between the river and the city center where by-gone eras are brought back to life. The Old Montreal and the Old Port offer a wide variety of museums, boutiques and side-walk cafes. You can wander around the cobbled streets and craft stores of Old Montreal with restored 17th & 18th century buildings or join the trendy crowds in the Latin Quarter.
Eating Out in Montreal: Excellent cuisine & atmosphere can be found in the terraced cafes and courtyards around Place Jacques Cartier. There are over 4,000 cafes & restaurants in Montreal with seafood and French cuisine very much in evidence.
Popular events in Montreal: Jazz Festivals, the Montreal Jazz Festival is regarded as one of the best and most important jazz festivals ever, attracting some of the top names throughout the world of music. The festival combines more than 400 concerts over about 10 days each summer.
Pyromusical Competition: One of the largest annual firework competitions in the world viewed by over 2.5 million spectators. A very impressive display is guaranteed from various advantage spots throughout Montreal's city limits. The competition consists of about eight teams from around the world competing to put on a spectacular and impressive pyromusical display for a 30 minute duration.
The Montreal High Lights Festival: MONTRÉAL EN LUMIÈRE The festival is held over multiple days during the dark mid-winter months. It combines gastronomic, musical and artistic components that are designed to brighten and warm the local citizens during the cold months. The annual celebration registers 1,300,000 festival site visits from fans experiencing the joy of Montreal wintertime. The festival combines over 100 concerts various culinary and wine events and various shows and exhibitions.Compare Flight prices to Canada
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Canada is a four-season destination capable of satisfying everyone's holiday requirements from outdoor activities to festivals, world class events, theatre and shopping.
Major Gateways: Calgary (YYC). Edmonton (YEG). Montreal Dorval (YUL). Vancouver (YVR). Toronto (YYZ). Typical flying time from the UK to Toronto is 6 hrs 30 min's to Calgary 8 hrs 30 min's and to Vancouver 9 hrs 30 min's.
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Special Interests include Skiing, Dog-sledging, Snowmobiling, Polar Bear viewing, Salmon fishing, Hiking and Canoeing/kayaking. What to buy: First Nations arts and crafts, soapstone carvings, sportswear, ski and hiking gear are good value buys.