Welcome ] General information ] Program ] Organizing committee ] Registration ] Abstracts ] Lodging ] [ Travel to Sherbrooke ] About Sherbrooke ]

Travel to Sherbrooke








Back to
DOSGEL.ORG

 

 


Sherbrooke is easily accessible. It is a ninety-minute drive from Montréal and is two and a half hours away by car from Québec City. The Sherbrooke region is served by the Eastern Townships Autoroute (Highway 10) and the Trans Québec Highway (55), accessed via the Jean-Lesage Highway (20) which links Montréal and Québec City. Those travelling by air should arrive at the Trudeau airport in Montréal (formerly known as Dorval airport).
 
Shuttle service between Trudeau Airport and Sherbrooke
A personalized shuttle service will be available for the Conference. Voyages Escapades 2000 offers a shuttle service between the Montreal-Trudeau Airport and Sherbrooke. You will need to complete an online reservation form ( www.ve2000.com , "airport pick up"). The return trip rate for the airport shuttle service is approximatively $173.00, taxes included (approx. 122 €). Voyages Escapades 2000 manages a daily FREE shuttle service for its clients to Montréal-Trudeau Airport. If you wish to purchase your ticket through their agency, visit www.ve2000.com  or call Mrs Geneviève Bégin at (819) 563-5344.
 
Sherbrooke by bus from Montréal-Trudeau Airport
You will have to take a bus from the airport (Aérobus, round trip about 23,00$ taxes included or approx. 17 €), toward the Central Bus Station Berri-UQAM in Montréal. Express buses depart from Montréal to Sherbrooke every two hours. The rate is about 56,00$ taxes included (approx. 40 €), round trip. For more info on bus schedules and fares, call (514) 842-2281 (do not dial 514 if you are in Montréal). The ride takes about 2 hours 30 minutes from Montréal to Sherbrooke. More info at www.autobus.qc.ca.
 
Sherbrooke by car
You can rent a car directly at the airport. Here is a list of car rental companies available at Montréal-Trudeau Airport.

www.alamo.com/  1 800 327-9633
www.avis.com
/ 1 800 321-3652
www.budget.com / 1 800 268-8900
www.hertz.com  / 1 800 263-0678
www.nationalcar.com
/ 1 800 387-4747
www.thrifty.com
/ 1 800 367-2277

From Montréal-Trudeau Airport, take Highway 520 West.
Then, take Highway 20 East, towards Champlain Bridge.
Take Champlain Bridge towards Highway 10 East which leads to Sherbrooke.

From Jean-Lesage International Airport in Québec City, take Highway 540 East, via Highway 73 South towards Pont Pierre-Laporte Bridge.
After the bridge, take Highway 20 West. In Drummondville, take Exit 73 for Highway 55 South towards Sherbrooke.