Québec airport (YQB)

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Québec City Jean-Lesage International Airport, opened on September 11, 1941, serves the city and part of the province of the same name. It operates with domestic and international flights to the United States, France, Mexico and the Caribbean.

Official Website: aeroportdequebec.com
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: 1.7 million passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +1 418 640 3300 / 877 769 2700. The information booth is found by the main entrance, close to the check-in counters, and operates around the clock.

Location

The airport is located 11 km (7 miles) to the west of Québec City.

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Counters on the ground floor of the administrative building.

Avis (Tel +1 418 872 2861 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 0:00 am, Saturday from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm, Sunday from 8:00 am to 0:00 am)
Budget (Tel +1 418 872 8413 / 800 268 8970 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 0:00 am, Saturday from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm, Sunday from 8:00 am to 0:00 am)
Enterprise (Tel +1 418 861 8820 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 1:00 am, Saturday from 8:00 am to 1:00 am, Sunday from 8:00 am to 0:00 am)
Hertz (Tel +1 418 871 1571 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 1:00 am, Saturday from 8:00 am to 0:00 am, Sunday from 8:00 am to 1:00 am)
National/Alamo (Tel +1 418 877 9822 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 1:00 am, Saturday from 8:00 am to 1:00 am, Sunday from 8:00 am to 0:00 am)

 

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The airport has ATMs, currency exchange bureaus (4:00 am to 0:00 am) and free Wi-Fi access. The Salon VIP Lounge is located next to departures gate 29, on the second floor, and opens from 3:30 am to 9:00 pm; the maximum stay is 4 hours and it offers light meals, bar, Wi-Fi, conference facilities, business center, entertainment area, newspapers, magazines, fax, telephones (access: business class passengers from Air Canada, Air Transat or WestJet, Altitude Elite and Super Elite members, with Priority Pass, Lounge Club, DragonPass or Diners Club membership, with American Express Platinum or Centurion cards, or by paying at the door).

Food and Drinks- Bars on the second floor and next to the boarding gates. Tim Hortons, next to the security area, opens 24 hours a day.
Shopping- On the second level there is a duty-free shop, a multi-store with souvenirs, drinks, newspapers and magazines, and an electronics store.
Baggage- Luggage storage, secure plastic wrapping and lost and found office at the airport information counter, available around the clock (Tel +1 418 640 3300).
Other Services- Nursing room, children's playground, massage chairs.

 

Bus - Réseau du Transport de la Capitale (Tel +1 418 627 2511) operates bus 78 from the airport to Les Saules terminal, going through Saint-Jacques, Notre-Dame, Saint-Paul, Saint-Gérard and Saint-Olivier. It leaves from Monday to Friday at 4:03 pm, 4:33 pm and 5:34 pm and journey time is 20-30 minutes. More information

Taxi - Authorized companies are: Taxi Coop Québec (Tel +1 418 525 5191), Taxi Coop Sainte-Foy-Sillery (Tel +1 418 653 7777) and Taxi Laurier (Tel +1 418 651 2727). Ranks are located outside the Arrivals Hall. Fares to destinations inside the city and the airport surroundings are fixed, while other trips are charged as per the taximeter. The trip to Québec City centre takes 15-25 minutes.

 

The enclosure has short- and long-term parking areas in front of the terminal building. On the access road there is also a passenger pick-up zone (CellPARQ). It is free, but with a 60-minute limit. More information: Tel +1 418 640 3300. Prices and reservations

InParq P1 - Multi-storey parking with charging stations for electric vehicles on the first level.
ProxiParq P2 - Outdoor area behind the previous sector.

 

There are elevators, ramps, adapted telephones and reserved parking spaces. Minibus Paquin (Tel +1 418 663 4316), Transport Accessible du Québec (Tel +1 418 641 8294) and STAC (Tel +1 418 687 6327) offer transportation services for passengers with reduced mobility. To request wheelchairs or special assistance, contact your individual airline. Children between 8 and 16 years old travelling alone will be supervised by the airline crew.