Funiculaire du Vieux-Québec
Useful information

Useful information

A direct link between Dufferin Terrace and Quartier Petit-Champlain, Place-Royale and the Old Port. See the St. Lawrence River and Lower Town from an interesting vantage point as you travel up or down the cliff face at a 45-degree angle. The main entrance of the funicular is in Louis Jolliet House, located at 16 rue Petit-Champlain. The upper level entrance is on Dufferin Terrace near the Fairmont Le Château Frontenac. Height: 85.5 m (282').

Schedule and Details

Hours: November 10 to 30: Monday to Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.; December 5: Closes at 6 p.m.; December 1 to 23: 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.; December 24: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; December 25: 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; December 26: Noon to 8 p.m.; December 27-28-29-30: 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.; December 31: 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.; January 1: Noon to 8 p.m.; Return to regular hours as of January 2: 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Ticket: $3.50 / person for a one-way trip.

Schedule and rates are subject to change without notice. Visit their website or contact them for up-to-date information.


16, rue du Petit-Champlain
Québec, QC
G1K 4H4

Borough of La Cité - Limoilou / Vieux-Québec


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General Features

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Ability to host groups
Companies offering Youth Activities : For groups
Companies offering Youth Activities : For individuals

We Speak

English, French


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