Snowdon

Orange Bleue Elevators available

Operating hours

Orange line

Towards Montmorency (zone B) Towards Côte-Vertu
First Last First Last
Weekdays 05h38 00h38 05h59 01h12
Saturday 05h38 01h08 05h59 01h42
Sunday 05h38 00:38 05h59 01:12

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

Blue line

Towards Saint-Michel
First Last
Weekdays 05h30 00h45
Saturday 05h30 01h15
Sunday 05h30 00:45

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

Frequency of departures

Orange line

Peak
From 7am to 9am and from 4pm to 6pm
Non-peak
Morning, day and evening (non-peak)
Week Every 3 to 5 minutes Every 4 to 10 minutes
Week-end Every 6 to 12 minutes

Blue line

Peak
From 7am to 9am and from 4pm to 6pm
Non-peak
Morning, day and evening (non-peak)
Week Every 3 to 5 minutes Every 5 to 10 minutes
Week-end Every 8 to 11 minutes

Estimated occupancy

Orange line

Nearly empty.
Distancing possible.
Some seats available.
Distancing not possible.
Standing room only.
Distancing not possible.
Nearly full.
Due to the particular configuration of the métro tracks at the Snowdon station towards , the estimated metro occupancy level is not available. We will work on this in the later development phases of this functionality.

Entrances

  • Sortie Queen-Mary, 5111, chemin Queen-Mary, H3W 1X4 - Elevator access

Neighbourhood map (PDF)

Around this station

Elevator access to the métro

The elevators at this station give access to the orange and blue lines

When travelling, you can ask to be accompanied by an STM employee to cross the gap between the platform and the metro car.

Plan your trips around elevator accessibility across the network:

  • Blue line : Only possible transfer at Snowdon and Jean-Talon stations.
  • Berri-UQAM station : Only the Orange and Green lines are accessible by elevator.
  • Green line : Only possible transfer at Berri-UQAM, Lionel-Groulx and Honoré-Beaugrand stations.
  • Yellow line : No possible transfer.
  • Visit the Elevator access to the métro page to find all accessible stations
  • You can check the status of elevator service at any time by going to elevator service updates. This information is also available in the banner under the map on our home page.

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 line Eastbound towards Saint-Michel: Bus stop 51051, located on the southwest side of Queen-Mary, at the corner of Circle.
  • Northbound towards Côte-Vertu: Bus stop 51051, located on the southwest side of Queen-Mary, at the corner of Circle.

This shuttle is not free, the regular fare applies. 

  Special bus shuttle

Find out more about the station

Architect: Jean-Louis Beaulieu (Bureau de transport métropolitain).

Opened: September 1981 (Orange line) and January 1988 (Blue line).

Origin of name: Snowdon district refers to the name of a former landowner in this sector, which long served as a transfer point for tramways.

Did you know? This station served as a terminus for the Orange line from September 1981 to January 1982.

Artworks: sculptural grilles by Jean-Louis Beaulieu and murals by Claude Guité.

Mobile network available at this station

Bus transfers

Local and 10-minutes max 17 Décarie South North
Local and 10-minutes max 51 Édouard-Montpetit East West
Local and 10-minutes max 124 Victoria North South
Local and 10-minutes max 166 Queen-Mary South North
All-night 368 Avenue-du-Mont-Royal East West
All-night 371 Décarie South North
Shuttle 711 Parc-du-Mont-Royal / Oratoire East West
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