De Castelnau

Ligne 5 - Bleue

One or more escalators are being fully refurbished in this station. Learn more.


Operating hours

Line 5 - Blue

Towards Snowdon Towards Saint-Michel
First Last First Last
Weekdays 05h35 00h50 05h39 00h54
Saturday 05h35 01h20 05h39 01h24
Sunday 05h35 00h50 05h39 00h54

After the last métro, you can use the night bus service.

Frequency of departures

Line 5 - Blue

From 7am to 9am and from 4pm to 6pm
Morning, day and evening (non-peak)
Week Every 3 to 6 minutes Every 4 to 10 minutes
Week-end Every 8 to 11 minutes

Estimated occupancy


  • Accès A - St-Laurent Ouest, 7300, boul. St-Laurent, H2R 2X9
  • Accès B - Saint-Laurent Est, 7333, boul. St-Laurent, H2R 1W6

Neighbourhood map (PDF)

Around this station

How do I get to the special shuttle in case of a métro service interruption?

Two stops are available at this station and the signs are easily identifiable since they are of the color of the métro line they serves.

  • Pictogram special shuttle Blue lineWestbound towards Snowdon: Bus stop 51226, located on Jean-Talon, at the corner of Clark.
  • Picto ligne bleue Eastbound towards Saint-Michel: Bus stop 51266, located on Jean-Talon, at the corner of Saint-Dominique.

This shuttle is not free, the regular fare applies. 

It is also possible to check these stops on the neighbourhood map displayed at the entrances of our stations.

Special bus shuttle

Find out more about the station

Number of bicycle stands available outside the station: 14.  First come, first served.

Before taking our public transit system with your bike, please read the Bicycles section for more info.

Stationnement de vélos

Architect: Paul Goyer.

Opened: June 1986.

Origin of name: rue De Castelnau, named in honour of Édouard de Curières de Castelnau (1851-1944), French general who successfully defended the city of Nancy against the German army in 1914.

Did you know? This station served as a terminus for the Blue line from June 1986 to June 1987.

Artwork: bas-reliefs by Jean-Charles Charuest.

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Mobile network available at this station

Bus transfers

Local 55 Boulevard Saint-Laurent South North
Local 92 Jean-Talon Ouest East West
Local 93 Jean-Talon East West
All-night 363 Boulevard Saint-Laurent South North
All-night 372 Jean-Talon East West
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