Please find below general information that could be of use as you make your move to Montreal and settle here:
General Montreal websites
- Montreal's Official Tourist Information Site (Information in French and English)
- Montreal International (Information in French, English)
Cost of Living
- Montreal bus & metro system
- Via Rail (Train travel in Canada)
- Trudeau airport
- Orleans Express Bus
Temporary Lodging (Hotels)
McGill University Travel Services has negotiated special arrangements with five official hotels located in the Downtown area, all within walking distance of the main campus. To obtain the reduced rates, please mention McGill University when making your reservation.
Accommodation at the New Residence Hall Executive floors open year round to Alumni and McGill invitees. Blocks away from downtown campus, this residence offers comfort and security with all the amenities. Continental breakfast included in V.I.P. lounge. Call for McGill rate at 514-398-3471, contact reservation.nrh [at] mcgill.ca or visit their website here.
For information on purchasing or leasing a home in the Montreal area, here are a few of the numerous agencies:
A few to get started...