Jean-Drapeau (zone A)

Ligne 4 - Jaune

Operating hours

Line 4 - Yellow

Towards Longueuil-Université-de-Sherbrooke (zone B) Towards Berri-UQAM
First Last First Last
Weekdays 05h32 01h02 05h32 01h02
Saturday 05h32 01h32 05h32 01h32
Sunday 05h32 01h02 05h32 01h02

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

Frequency of departures

Line 4 - Yellow

From 7am to 9am and from 4pm to 6pm
Morning, day and evening (non-peak)
Week Every 4 to 5 minutes Every 4 to 10 minutes
Week-end Every 5 to 10 minutes

Estimated occupancy


  • 170, Île Sainte-Hélène

Neighbourhood map (PDF)

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Fare reform on July 1, 2022

This station is located in fare zone A.

Around this station


Elevator access to the métro

No possible transfer on the Yellow line.

Plan your trips around elevator accessibility across the network:

  • Yellow line : No possible transfer.
  • Berri-UQAM station : Only the Orange and Green lines are accessible by elevator.
  • Green line : Only possible transfer on the at Lionel-Groulx and Honoré-Beaugrand stations.
  • Blue line : Only possible transfer at Snowdon and Jean-Talon stations.
  • Visit the Elevator access to the métro page to find all accessible stations

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 yellow, the color of the métro line they serve.

  • Pictogram special shuttle Northbound towards McGill métro station: Bus stop 54335 located at the Macdonald bus loop.
  • Pictogram special shuttle Southbound towards Longueuil-Université-de-Sherbrooke métro station: Bus stop 54335, located at the Macdonald bus loop.

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 shuttle

Find out more about the station

Architect: Jean Dumontier (City of Montréal).

Opened: April 1967.

Origin of name: parc Jean-Drapeau, commemorating Jean Drapeau (1916-1999), mayor of Montréal from 1954 to 1957 and from 1960 to 1986, who made the decision to build the Montréal métro.

Did you know? The name of this station was Île-Sainte-Hélène from 1967 to 2000.

Artworks: sculpture by Charters de Almeida and murals by Jean Dumontier.

Discover the STM and its history

Mobile network is available at this station.

Connections with other modes of public transport


The River shuttles

  • Vieux-Port / Île Sainte-Hélène / Longueuil (zones A,B)
  • Vieux-Port / Île Sainte-Hélène (zone A)

Bus transfers

Local 767 La Ronde / Station Jean-Drapeau East West
Local 768 Plage Jean-Doré / Station Jean-Drapeau West East
Local 777 Jean-Drapeau / Casino / Bonaventure West East
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