Hotel and Location

Here is all the information about the location of the event and the hotel.

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Location

The Palais des congrès de Montréal is a convention centre located in the Quartier international de Montréal at the north end of Old Montreal in Montreal’s borough of Ville-Marie.

The Palais was constructed above the Ville-Marie Expressway, the main underground highway of downtown Montreal. It connects to the Montreal Metro at Place-d’Armes station and to Montreal’s underground city.

CommandFest Montreal Palais des Congrès

Hotel

We negotiated a special rate of 239$ CDN per night for your stay in Montreal.

Delta Hotels by Marriott Montréal

475 President-Kennedy Avenue Montreal, Quebec H3A 1J7

Last Day to Book: Sunday, July 3, 2022

The link to make your reservation will be sent to you when you buy your badge for the event. If you have already bought it as of June 18, it will be sent to you by email.

Getting to the event

From the Trudeau International Airport in Dorval

Air travelers should fly into Trudeau International Airport in Dorval, which is about 20 minutes by car from downtown Montréal.

Taxi

A taxi from the airport to downtown is $40.00.

Public Transportation

The 747 is a special bus line that take you from the airport to downtown in about 35-40 minutes. The fare is 10$ (only coins, no bills) and offers unlimited travel throughout STM bus and métro networks for 24 consecutive hours. More information on the STM website.

Train or Bus

If your train is going to Windsor Station, once you are out, look for the STM Metro station called Bonaventure and take the metro (towards Montmorency station) to the Place d’Armes station. Stay inside and follow the directions to the Palais des Congrès, about 2 minutes.

From Any Metro Station

The Palais des Congrès de Montreal is located on the orange line at the Place d’Armes Station. Depending on where you are staying or where you are coming from in Montreal, click on the link to find the appropriate directions: http://www.stm.info/en/info/networks/metro

Things to do

Here is a map of the main activities and things to do around GP Montreal. The easiest way to get from one place to another in Montreal is either by bus or subway or by renting a bike.

You can can the information on both those services right here:
STM.info
Bixi.com

Please note that public transportation will be free for specific Metro station this summer. The stations that will be free during weekends and holidays are: Saint-Laurent, Place-des-Arts, McGill, Peel, Champ-de-Mars, Place-d’Armes (Palais des Congrès) and Berri-UQAM.