USEFUL INFORMATION

Prepare for your trip to Americana 2019!
The following will help you plan your transportation and accommodation—and maybe even a few fun activities during your stay in Montreal.

Location

Americana will be held at the Montréal Convention Center
201 Viger Ouest – Montréal, Quebec, H2Z 1X7 – Canada

Dates and times

The event will take place over a period of three days in March 2019:
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday, March 28, 2019 – 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Accomodation

Several accommodation options are available at a discount price for our attendees.

InterContinental Montréal
360, St. Antoine Street West – Montréal, Québec, H2Y 3X4

Prices

Deluxe room rate, single or double occupancy: $ 199.00 + taxes

Booking:
By phone: 1 877-660-8550 or 1 514-987-900
Online

* Book before February 22, 2019 to secure your choice of room. After this date, room reservations will be made according to the availability of the hotel.

Mariott SpringHill Suites Old Montreal
445, St. Jean-Baptiste Street – Montréal, Québec, H2Y 2Z7

Prices

Standard King Suite rate: $ 155.00 + taxes
Standard Suite Two Double Beds rate: $ 159.00 + taxes
Superior Suites rate: $ 169.00 + taxes

Breakfast included.

Booking:
By phone: 1 514-875-4333 or 1 866-875-4333
Online

* Book before February 22, 2019 to secure your choice of room. After this date, room reservations will be made according to the availability of the hotel.

Hotel Le Dauphin Montreal Downtown
1025, Bleury Street – Montréal, Québec, H2Z 1M7

Prices

Single to quadruple occupancy rate: $ 144.00 + taxes
Breakfast included.

Booking:
By phone: 514.7887.3888 / 1.888.784.3888
Online: AMERICANA19

Note: After having selected your dates on the site, you can enter promo code AMERICANA19 at the top of the page to ensure this price.

* Book before February 22, 2019 to secure your choice of room. After this date, room reservations will be made according to the availability of the hotel.

Transportation

Various options are available to travel to Montréal and to get around the city.

Transportation to Montréal

By plane

Air Canada

Americana 2019 is pleased to partner with Air Canada to offer attendees a discount on flights to Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau International Airport (YUL) in Montréal.

Use the following promotion code: 4J2UCZV1

To book a seat on a flight to Montréal, visit aircanada.com and enter the applicable promotion code in the flight search form.

The promotion code is available for flights scheduled between March 19, 2019 and April 4, 2019.

By train

Americana 2019 is pleased to partner with VIA Rail Canada to offer attendees a 10% discount on train tickets to Montréal, for travel between March 19 and March 31, 2019.

Use the following convention discount code: 13759

Online booking tips: Log in using your traveller profile or create a profile before booking your trip. On the “Passenger information” screen, go to the “Discount Type” drop-down menu, select “Promotional or Convention Discount” and enter the code of your convention or symposium in the “Discount Code” field. The rate applicable for conventions will be shown on the following page.

Territory: Valid for a trip from any station in the VIA network to Montréal (Quebec) and also for the return trip.

Restrictions: The rate is applicable for a maximum of two passengers per reservation. One stopover can be made en route, at no additional charge. For travel on all fare plans in Business Class, the first stopover is allowed at no additional charge, provided that this stopover takes place in Toronto, Montréal, or Ottawa only.

Discount: 10% off best rate available in the following classes: Economy, Economy Plus, Business, Business Plus, and Sleeper Class.

Exceptions: This discount is not available for Escape Economy Class or for Prestige Class.

Carpooling

Carpooling options will be made available shortly.

Transportation in Montréal

Public transit

The Montréal Convention Center is located near Place-d’Armes metro station (orange line).

From Montréal-Trudeau airport:

  • Take the 747 bus ($10) to Lionel-Groulx metro station (orange line);
  • Afterwards, take the metro towards Montmorency and get off at Place-d’Armes station.

 

For more information, visit the website of Montréal-Trudeau airport.

 

Plan your trips by public transit using a mobile app! Download one of the two following applications, which offer schedules in real time for Montreal’s public transit system. This will allow you to get around Montreal easily, without ever worrying about being late!

 

For more information, visit the website of the Société des transports de Montréal (STM).

By car

View the Google Maps directions to plan your trip.

 Parking at the Montréal Convention Center:

  • Viger Parking Lot at 1025 Chenneville Street;
  • Quartier international de Montréal parking lot at 249 Saint-Antoine Street.

For more options, refer to the following list of parking lots in Old Montréal and nearby.

Taxi

Téo Taxi offers a fleet of all-electric vehicles to get around the city. To use the service, download the app!

Visa applications

To enter Canada, some foreign nationals require a visa. To assist you in your application process, we can send you an invitation letter. You can present this letter to the Canadian consulate or embassy in your country, which will issue your visa. The letter will be sent to you when you register for the conference.

For more information, please contact us.

Take advantage of your stay to enjoy Montréal!

For information on all of the city’s activities and attractions, visit the website of Tourisme Montréal.