Quebec Airport Guide to Quebec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB)

Taxi Quebec Airport to city

You can easily transfer by taxi from Quebec Airport to downtown, since it is located 11 kilometres – That means the average transfer times can vary between 20 up to 25 minutes.

Even though taxi turns to be a good way of transport, Quebec City turns to be a walkable city, especially its old town. Consider to go on foot instead of taking a taxi if you don’t need to get far away from your location.

Take in mind that some taxi drivers are bilingual, you can speak to them in both English and French. Even though, you may encounter with some drivers who speak few English. In this case, just tell them your final destination. it is also polite to try to say some words in French such as Bonjour and Merci.


Taxi ranks can be found outside the main terminal building.


- Taxi Coop Québec: +1 418 525 5191.
- Taxi Coop Sainte-Foy-Sillery: +1 418 653 7777.
- Taxi Laurier: +1 418 651 2727. 


See below the established taxi fares from Quebec Airport:

- Québec City downtown: CA$ 32,25. 
- Québec City outskirts (Sainte-Foy): CA$ 15,00. 

Share a car

Sharing car apps are a useful way to get to your destination at a reduced cost comparing to the above options. You can consider to share your ride with more people or simply join another one’s trip.

Apps like Uber may be useful for your trip to any of the cities nearby.