Jean-Drapeau station is a Montreal Metro station in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. It is operated by the Société de transport de Montréal (STM) and serves the Yellow Line. It is situated on the Saint Helen's Island in the Saint Lawrence River.
|Location||170 rue Ste-Hélène, Montreal|
|Operated by||Société de transport de Montréal|
|Depth||4.6 metres (15 feet 1 inch), 60th deepest|
|Opened||1 April 1967|
|Rank||59 of 68|
The station was named after Jean Drapeau, mayor of Montreal from 1954 to 1957 and 1960 to 1986, who is often given credit for the construction of the Metro, and for securing both Expo 67 and the 1976 Summer Olympics.
The station was originally named Île Sainte-Hélène, after the island on which it is located, until it was renamed in Drapeau's honour in May 2001.
It is a normal side platform station.
Connecting bus routesEdit
|Société de transport de Montréal|
|767 La Ronde / 767 La Plage|
|777 Le Casino|
Nearby points of interestEdit
- Société de transport de Montréal (2020-05-21). Entrants de toutes les stations de métro en 2019 (Report) – via Access to Information Act request, reference no. 0308.2020.091.
- Société de transport de Montréal (2019-08-08). Achalandage du métro mensuel, station par station (Report) – via Access to Information Act request, reference no. 0308.2019.197.
- Jean-Drapeau Metro Station
- Jean-Drapeau station information from STM
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