Getting to Trois-Pistoles

Located approximately 230km 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. 

If flying, you can choose either Montreal’s Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport and transfer to an Orleans Express bus at the airport, or you can fly to Quebec City’s Jean Lesage International Airport and take a taxi to the Sainte-Foy bus terminal to get the next Orleans Express bus to Trois-Pistoles.



Orleans Express Bus – from Montreal or points east  

Please buy your ticket in advance. We will meet you at the bus station in Trois-Pistoles 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

Arrival & Departure Dates


We ask that you arrive in Trois-Pistoles on Sunday, July 26 (afternoon or evening).

Classes begin Monday at 9:00 a.m. 



Saturday, August 8 (before noon)


Please note: Accommodation with your host family prior to the arrival date and after the departure date cannot be guaranteed. Additional charges of $30/day will apply.

Map Trois-Pistoles