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Getting to Trois-Pistoles

Located approximately 230kms east of Quebec City, on the south shore of the St. Lawrence River, Trois-Pistoles can be reached by car, the Orleans Express Bus, or VIA Rail (limited service only).



Jean Lesage International Airport (Quebec City) is the closest airport to Trois-Pistoles. We will be offering a shuttle bus option on the following dates:

One Week Adult and Family Immersion Programs
Sunday, August 12 – departing the airport at noon
Sunday, August 19 – arriving at the airport at noon

Two Week Adult Immersion Program
Sunday, August 12 – departing the airport at noon
Sunday, August 26 – arriving at the airport at noon

To book a seat on the shuttle from the Quebec City airport, please add the Airport Shuttle Bus fee to your cart at the time of registration.



Orleans Express Bus – from Montreal or points east  

Please buy your ticket in advance. We will meet you at the bus station if you advise us of your date and time of arrival. We will also drive you to the station for your departure.



VIA Rail*  limited service only

If you take the train you will be arriving in the early hours of Monday morning. We will be at the station to meet you.  Please book your round-trip ticket early as space is limited.



Driving directions from Jean Lesage International Airport (Quebec City) to the Trois-Pistoles French Immersion School, 455 Rue Jenkin, Trois-Pistoles, QC, Canada


We ask that you arrive in Trois-Pistoles on Sunday, August 12.

Welcome Reception
École secondaire Arc-en-Ciel
455 Jenkin Street 
Sunday, August 12
7:30 p.m.

Classes begin Monday at 9:00 a.m. 



One Week Program & Family Week

Saturday, August 18 (PM) or Sunday, August 19 (AM)

Two Week Program

Saturday, August 25 (PM) or Sunday, August 26 (AM)

Please note that accommodation with your host family prior to the first Sunday and after the last Saturday night cannot be guaranteed. Additional charges of $25/day will apply.