The 35th International Symposium on ALS/MND is being held at the Palais des Congres de Montreal | Conference Centre in Montreal, Canada.



Montreal is situated to the south east of Quebec, Canada and in the center of this buzzing city is the Montreal Convention Centre within the International District. The old town, shopping streets and numerous museums and parks are within easy walking distance as the Conference will take place in the heart of the city. Getting around Montreal couldn't be easier - you can fly to Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, take the 44 minute 747 bus straight to Downtown Montreal where you will find many hotels near the Conference Centre. Alternatively, you can arrive by car in only a 20 minute drive from the airport.

Getting there by air

Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport is only 20 minutes by car from Palais des Congres De Montreal. Additionally, the Montreal Society of Transport's No. 747-E bus provides a straightforward connection from the airport to the René-Lévesque / Jeanne-Mance bus stop. From there it is an 8 minute walk down the road to get to the Congress Centre or several of the surrounding hotels.

Getting there by rail

Montreal is an international rail hub with access to the VIA rail, an excellent railway service connecting major cities across Canada. Travelling on these scenic trainlines couldn't be easier, with direct link to the Gare Centrale, the main train station only a 15 minute walk from the Convention Centre.

Getting there by road

The exhibition and congress site has many connections to the surrounding motorways in and out of the city. There are several car parks also available in the surrounding area as listed on the conference centre website here.

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