Laurier station (Montreal Metro)

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Location 495, Gilford Street, Montreal
Quebec, Canada
Coordinates 45°31′38″N 73°35′12″W / 45.52722°N 73.58667°W / 45.52722; -73.58667Coordinates: 45°31′38″N 73°35′12″W / 45.52722°N 73.58667°W / 45.52722; -73.58667
Operated by Société de transport de Montréal
Depth 10.7 metres (35 feet 1 inch), 48th deepest
Architect Jean P. Pothier
Opened 14 October 1966
Passengers 4,159,756 entrances in 2010, 20th of 68
Preceding station   Montreal Metro.svg Montreal Metro   Following station
toward Côte-Vertu
Orange Line
toward Montmorency

Laurier station is a Montreal Metro station in the borough of Le Plateau-Mont-Royal in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.[1] It is operated by the Société de transport de Montréal (STM) and serves the Orange Line. It is located in the Mile End neighbourhood. The station opened on October 14, 1966, as part of the original network of the Metro.


The station, designed by Jean P. Pothier, is a normal side platform station, built in tunnel. It has a mezzanine and an entrance at either end, the southern one incorporating an open sided bus shelter, and the northern one including an automatic ticket barrier.

The walls are decorated in grey granite, with orange and red tiles at both ends of the platform.

Origin of the name[edit]

This station is named for Laurier Avenue, named for Sir Wilfrid Laurier (1841–1919), the first French-Canadian Prime Minister of Canada (1896–1911).

Connecting bus routes[edit]

Société de transport de Montréal
Route Service Times Map Schedule
Autobusmontréal.svg 14 Amherst All-day before 8:00PM Map Schedule
Autobusmontréal.svg 27 Boulevard Saint-Joseph All-day Map Schedule
Autobusmontréal.svg 30 St-Denis/St-Hubert All-day, Located one block west on Saint-Denis Map Schedule
Autobusmontréal.svg 46 Casgrain Weekdays before 7:00PM Map Schedule
Autobusmontréal.svg 47 Masson All-day Map Schedule
Autobusmontréal.svg 51 Boulevard Édouard-Montpetit All-day Map Schedule
S-nuit.gif 361 Saint-Denis Overnight, Located one block west on Saint-Denis Map Schedule
STM Metrobus Express.svg 427 Express Saint-Joseph Rush Hours, Mornings towards Downtown and Afternoons from Downtown, Located one block west on Saint-Denis and Saint-Joseph Map Schedule

Nearby points of interest[edit]

  • École nationale de théâtre
  • École supérieure de la danse du Québec
  • Plaza Laurier
  • Parc Sir-Wilfrid-Laurier
  • CLSC Saint-Louis-du-Parc


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