Line 1 - Green
|Towards Angrignon||Towards Honoré-Beaugrand|
After the last métro, you can use the night bus service.
Frequency of departures
Line 1 - Green
From 7am to 9am and from 4pm to 6pm
Morning, day and evening (non-peak)
|Week||Every 2 to 5 minutes||Every 3 to 10 minutes|
|Week-end||Every 6 to 12 minutes|
- 4855, av. Pierre-de-Coubertin, H1V 3V4 - Elevator access
Around this station
Elevator access to the métro
Plan your trips around elevator accessibility across the network:
- Orange line: possible connection with the Blue line at Jean-Talon and Snowdon métro stations, and with the Green line at Berri-UQAM and Lionel-Groulx métro stations.
- Green line: possible connection with the Orange line at Berri-UQAM and Lionel-Groulx métro stations.
- Blue line: possible connection with the Orange line at Jean-Talon and Snowdon métro stations.
- Yellow line: no connection possible.
- Berri-UQAM station: only the Orange and Green lines are accessible by elevator.
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.
When travelling, you can ask to be accompanied by an STM employee to cross the gap between the platform and the metro car.
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 green, the color of the métro line they serve.
- Eastbound towards Honoré-Beaugrand: Bus stop 53117, located on Pierre-de-Coubertin, at the corner of Viau.
- Westbound towards Angrignon: Bus stop 54200, located on Pierre-de-Coubertin, at the corner of Théodore.
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.
Find out more about the station
Number of bicycle stands available outside the station: 56. First come, first served.
Before taking our public transit system with your bike, please read the Bicycles section for more info.
Bicycle slides are available for you at this station. They allow you to access the platform without having to carry your bike. Click here to learn how to use it.
Architect: Irving Sager (City of Montréal).
Opened: June 1976.
Origin of name: rue Viau, commemorating Charles-Théodore Viau (1843-1898), who founded the Viau cookie factory in 1867, and their famous chocolate Whippet cookies.
Did you know? This station houses métro maintenance vehicles for night-time maintenance work.
Artwork: mural by Jean-Paul Mousseau.
Mobile network available at this station
|Local 34 Sainte-Catherine||West||East|
|Local 85 Hochelaga||East||West|
|Local 125 Ontario||West||East|
|Local 136 Viau||North||South|
|All-night 353 Lacordaire / Maurice-Duplessis||West||East|
|All-night 362 Hochelaga / Notre-Dame||East||West|