Regional Travelling

You will find here the available routes on the Québec regional network

Discover the Maritime Provinces with Maritime Bus

Are you travelling to New Brunswick, Nova Scotia or Prince Edward Island?

We invite you to visit Maritime Bus’s website and view the map of their large network. Please note that it is possible to take an Orléans Express coach to Rivière-du-Loup and, from there, transfer on the Maritime Bus network to continue your journey towards the Maritime Provinces.

maritime bus network

Travel in Mauricie with the Haut Saint-Maurice Collective Transport

The service is offered 4 days a week, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Regarding connections to Québec and Montréal, the timetable is designed to coordinate with Orléans Express’ schedule. After taking passengers in La Tuque, the coach will make a stop in Grand-Mère, Shawinigan and Trois-Rivières.

To see the complete schedule of the the Haut Saint-Maurice Collective Transport as well as the fares (in french only) or call the toll free number 1 855 523-2971.

Haut Saint-Maurice Collective Transport Website


Travel from Québec to Thetford Mines with Autobus A1

A public transit service linking Thetford Mines and Québec is provided by Autobus A1. It is possible to make a stop in Robertsonville and Pontbriand and in the following municipalities: Kinnear’s Mills, St-Jacques-de Leeds, St. Patrick, Saint-Gilles and Saint-Etienne at the passager’s request. – Thetford Tourism Region

Click here to see the complete schedule of Bus A1 or call 1 418 332-3555.

In January 2015, the MRC des Appalaches was granted financial assistance by the Ministry of Transport of Québec to compensate users travelling between Montreal and Thetford Mines (transiting through Quebec city). This financial assistance will enable the MRC des Appalaches to defray the additional costs that this transit entails. – City of Thetford Mines (French only)

Click here for details (in french only) or for the refund form (in french only).

Please note that the form may be submitted:

  • by mail addressed to the MRC des Appalaches, located at 233 Frontenac Boulevard West, 2nd Floor, Thetford Mines (Quebec), G6G 6K2;
  • by email to Mrs Caroline Gagné, Deputy Director General at [email protected];
  • by fax at 418 335-5122.

* All refund requests must be supported by receipts, incomplete requests may be denied.