This section presents information on the ship, its capacity and all the services available on board. Smoking on the MV Trans-Saint-Laurent is strictly forbidden at all times during the pandemic.

For electric vehicles, please contact us.

Persons with mobility impairments

If you are a person with a mobility impairment or other health issue requiring assistance, please notify our agents upon arrival at the dock. They will facilitate your access to the passenger decks. If necessary, our staff will provide assistance to any passengers requiring it. Our service areas are also wheelchair accessible.


Our elevator allows persons with mobility impairments or other health issues to safely reach the upper deck.

Please note that it will not be operational for a few weeks, due to a technical problem.

Our staff will be glad to provide further assistance to any passengers requiring it.


Our restaurant will remain closed during the pandemic.


Our bar will remain closed during the pandemic.

Souvenir shop

Our souvenir shop will remain closed during the pandemic.

Children’s play room

Our children’s play room, usually accessible to young kids, will remain closed during the pandemic.


Passengers aboard the MV Trans-Saint-Laurent have access to free wireless Internet service.

Tourist information

Passengers can peruse a wide variety of tourist information available in the display units located near the souvenir shop, where our partners – restaurants, lodging establishments and tourist attractions – provide pamphlets and brochures describing their facilities and services. Our staff can also provide information about the various services and attractions on both shores of the St. Lawrence. You’ll also find tourist information in the Explore section of this site.


With the exception of guide dogs, all pets must remain in your vehicle throughout the crossing.

On board services

Reservation for buses

Reservations are not required  for  cars to board the MV Trans-Saint-Laurent. However, reservations are recommended for groups of 10 or more travelling by minibus, bus or coach.

If you have already made a reservation, please note that we recommend you check the schedule on a regular basis as it may change at any time during the pandemic.

Boarding proceeds in order of arrival, so we recommend that you be at the dock:

  • 90 minutes before departure during the summer and holidays
  • 30 minutes before departure during the spring and fall


During these uncertain times, the ship’s capacity is now limited to 177 passengers. The MV Trans-Saint-Laurent has an attentive crew dedicated to ensure both your safety and your comfort.

Recreational vehicules

Due to pandemic, news restrictions for propane tanks are available. Please commnunicate with us to have more information.


Safety management

The ferry company has implemented a safety management system (SMS) to ensure the safety of both passengers and staff, as well as to prevent pollution.
Our SMS and the ferry’s certification are both fully accredited by the BUREAU VERITAS classification society.