Préfontaine (Montreal Metro)

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Station Information
Borough Mercier-Hochelaga-Maisonneuve
City Montréal
Inaugurated 6 June 1976
Line Green Line
Architect Henri Brillon
Platform Depth 14.3 metres
Rank 33th deepest
Traffic 2,758,766 entrances in 2006
Rank 33th busiest
Interstation Distance 1003.95 metres to Frontenac
383.43 meters to Joliette
Address of Entrances 3100 rue Hochelaga<>3105 rue Hochelaga
Nearby Main Intersections rue Hochelaga / rue Moreau

Préfontaine is a station on the green line of the Montreal Metro.

History

The station is named after the street and parc that surrounds the station. Raymond Prefontaine (1850-1905) was the mayor of the former city of Hochelaga and later on the mayor of Montreal from 1898 to 1902.

Location

Préfontaine station is located in the borough of Mercier-Hochelage-Maisonneuve on the corner of Hochelaga and Moreau streets.

Thumbnail Name Address
Hochelaga Nord 3105 rue Hochelaga
Hochelaga Sud 3100 rue Hochelaga

Train Schedule

Towards Angrignon Towards Honoré-Beaugrand
First Last First Last
Weekdays 5:40 0:48 5:55 1:03
Saturday 5:40 1:18 5:55 1:33
Sunday 5:40 0:48 5:55 1:03

Connecting bus routes

# Route name Route type
29 Rachel The Commuter
Le Classique
85 Hochelaga The Commuter
Le Classique
362 Hochelaga / Notre-Dame The Midnighter
Le Nocturne

Nearby attractions

  • Centre Hospitalier J.-Henri-Charbonneau
  • Centre d'achats Maisonneuve
  • Société Canadienne de la Croix-Rouge
  • Aréna et Parc Raymond-Préfontaine
  • Institut Teccart
  • École Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption

Area Map

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Sources

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  • Photo Credit:Jeangagnon


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