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Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival

Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival

August 31 to September 4

La Baie Park (Gatineau sector)

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Five days of celebrations where you can watch block-buster performances and hot air balloon flights.

Stop looking for parking.
Make the most of your outing!

3 way to get there

Shuttle service (Free)

Regular bus service (Free with your wrist pass)

Paratransit (Free with your wrist pass)

Take advantage of the free shuttle!

How to get there!

From the Aylmer sector and Plateau neighbourhood going to La Baie Park

Leaving from Galeries Aylmer Park-and-Ride

Leaving from Provigo on Plateau

Casino du Lac-Leamy

(underground main entrance)

 

Robert-Guertin Park-and-ride

Frequency: 60 minutes

Thursday and Friday

4:35 to

8:35 p.m.

4:50 to

8:50 p.m.

4:55 to

8:55 p.m.

5:05 to 9:05 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday

1:35 to

8:35 p.m.

1:50 to

8:50 p.m.

1:55 to

8:55p.m.

2:05 to 9:05 p.m.

Monday

1:35 to

5:35 p.m.

1:50 to

5:50 p.m.

1:55 to

5:55 p.m.

2:05 to 6:05 p.m.

Note : Because of traffic congestion during peak periods, the posted times may vary.

Note : Because of traffic congestion during peak periods, the posted times may vary.

From the Gatineau sector going to La Baie Park

Service in the Rapibus corridor between Labrosse and De la Cité stations.

Leaving from Les Promenades Park-and-Ride

Leaving from Labrosse station

Leaving from Gouin station


Leaving from De la Cité station

Frequency: ongoing





Frequency: 40 minutes

Thursday and Friday

4:00 to 9:00 p.m.

4:00 to 9:00 p.m.

4:00 to 9:00 p.m.

4:05 to 9:05 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday

9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

4:00 to 8:40 p.m.

4:00 to 8:40 p.m.

4:05 to 8:45 p.m.

Monday

9:30 a.m. to 6:40 p.m.

4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

4:05 to 6:05 p.m.

Note : Because of traffic congestion during peak periods, the posted times may vary.

Returning home

From La Baie Park going to different city sectors

*Please note that to get to De la Cité, Gouin and Labrosse Rapibus stations, you have to take the shuttle to Les Promenades Park-and-Ride from La Baie Park and then transfer to the shuttle for those stations.

Gatineau sector

Hull and Aylmer sectors

 

Return to:

Les Promenades Park-and-Ride

 

* Transfer point for De la Cité, Gouin and Labrosse Rapibus stations

Return to:

 

Rapibus corridor between De la Cité and Labrosse stations

 

*From Les promenades Park-and-Ride

Return to:

Casino Lac-Leamy, Provigo on Plateau and Galeries Aylmer Park-and-Ride

Frequency

Ongoing   

40 minutes

60 minutes

Thursday and Friday

4:00 to 11:30 p.m.

4:35 to 11:30 p.m.

4:35 to 11:30 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday

9:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

   

4:35 to 11:30 p.m.

4:35 to 11:30 p.m.

Monday

9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m

4:35 to 9:00 p.m

 

4:35 to 9:00 p.m

Note : Because of traffic congestion during peak periods, the posted times may vary.

After 9 p.m., buses will leave on an ongoing basis depending on the temperature and number of riders (after 6 p.m. on Monday).

Regular service

  • Use Plani-Bus to create your itinerary from your departure point to the arrival point!

The bus is free!

When boarding, just show your wrist pass to the bus driver as your fare payment!

  • Starting at 4 p.m. on Thursday September 1 until 9 p.m. September 5.
  • Free boarding is valid for the regular system and paratransit service.

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