Montreal Trudeau (YUL) Airport

Montreal Trudeau YUL Airport Overview

Montreal-Trudeau International Airport YUL serves the Canadian Province of Quebec and the City Montreal.  It is Canada's third-busiest airport (and one of eight with U.S. border preclearance).  Increasingly, YUL also serves the northern regions of U.S. states Vermont & New York. Over 60 percent of its air traffic is now derived from international flights.

YUL Airport is located in Dorval, 12 miles or a 20-minute drive from downtown Montreal, and accessible via highways 20 & 520.

With three active runways serving over 13 million passengers per year, Montreal Trudeau International Airport is hub to Air Canada, Air Canada Jazz, Air Transat, CanJet & Sunwing Airlines, and is served by numerous U.S. and international airlines offering nonstop and connecting flights to all points of the globe.

The new on-Airport four-star Marriott Hotel (tel. 514-636-6700 /fax 6600; toll-free reservations 1-866-580-6279) is connected to U.S. Departures terminal by escalator.

The toll-free number for Airport inquiries from Canada, Vermont & Albany (NY) is 1-800-465-1213

Checking in: Depending on the airline you use, you can take advantage of three types of self-service checkin:
(a) at self-check-in kiosks in the departure area of the terminal,
(b) via web check-in and
(c) via mobile check-in. Some airlines even allow you to print out your luggage tags.

NOTE:  Dedicated CATSA security screening lines are now available for transborder flights at Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto Pearson, and Montreal airports.  Eligible 'Trusted Travelers' - including: members of NEXUS & Global Entry programs; Canadian and US military, and aircrew in uniform with valid ID - may  use these lines. Self-serve NEXUS kiosks clear customs and immigration faster.

The passenger terminal at Montreal Trudeau Airport has Concourses A, B & C.

Future Airport Developments: 
1. A 20-km Aerotrain shuttle to downtown Montreal, with Gare Centrale as final rail link destination, is to be constructed and completed by 2015.
2. The two-phase expansion of the international terminal will include six more contact gates (totalling 17), & 2 remote stands, to be completed by 2016. 

  • Address:
    975 Romeo Vachon Blvd. North
    Dorval, Quebec, QZ HH4 1H1
  • Website for Montreal Trudeau:
  • Phone: (514) 394 7377 / 1-800-465-1213

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