The cost of living in Montreal is slightly less high than in other cities of similar size throughout North America and Europe.
HEC Montréal Cafeteria:
- Breakfast: ± $ 3,50
- Lunch: ± $ 9 (soup, daily special, dessert, drink) – Daily special only : ± $ 6
- Lunch time Tables d’hôte (Full-meal deal): (Daily special: 3 dishes – Coffee often included): between $ 11 $ and $ 18 – Usually slightly more expensive in the evening
- Weekly Métro (Subway) / bus pass: OPUS Card (± $ 15 payable once; cash only) – Weekly Pass (regular fare): ± $ 24 (unlimited fares – From Monday to Sunday)STM* Website ((*Société de transport de Montréal)
BIXI : Bike-sharing Service
Available 24 / 7 from May to November. To use this service, you have a choice of yearly, monthly or daily bike rental. There are many docking stations conveniently located throughout the island of Montreal. Four BIXI docking stations can be found on HEC Montréal campus.Costs (taxes included): ± $ 30 for 30 days – $ 5 for 24 hours
Even though public transportation, biking or just walking are the most eco-friendly ways to get to HEC Montréal, indoor parking is available in HEC Montréal Côte-Sainte-Catherine Building (where the French Business Summer School is located), with a capacity of 450 vehicles.Costs: $ 3 for 30 minutes – $ 15 maximum per day – $ 12 maximum after 5:00 pm on week-days – $ 12 maximum on Saturdays and Sundays.
Taking a taxi in Montreal is safe and affordable!
Taxi Co-op: 514 725-9885
Taxi Diamond: 514 273-6331
Taxi Atlas: 514 485-8585