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Des Sources

Des Sources station is one of four REM stations on the West Island branch. It is distinguished by a public square to the northeast of the station, which links Des Sources Boulevard to the station entrance. The pedestrian path will be made more pleasant through the presence of trees and vegetation.

Type of station




3D rendering of the REM's Des Sources light rail station

Implementation plan

The station is located within the quadrangle formed by Highway 40, Des Sources Boulevard, Hymus Boulevard and Delmar Avenue. The main entrance to the station is located on Des Sources Boulevard.

Discover the implementation plan for the Des Sources station, including the different accesses and services.



  • Start of construction: 2021
  • Height of the station: 15.2 m from street level
  • Length of the platform: 80 m
  • Planned public square
  • Landscaping around the station (e.g. shrubs, perennials)  



  • Universal accessibility to the station’s platforms via elevators 
  • Bicycles: 20 covered spaces
  • Bicycle access: There is an existing bike path near the station on Des Sources Boulevard, which ends at the intersection with Hymus Boulevard. A connection for cyclists to the bicycle parking lot is being developed in conjunction with the city. 
  • Buses: 2 bus platforms
  • Kiss-and-ride, paratransit and taxi spaces
  • Park-and-ride: 500 spaces, including 8 universal access spaces, 50 spaces reserved for carpooling, and 10 parking spaces with electric car charging stations


Frequency once the network is fully commissioned

  • Peak hours: 10 minutes
  • Off-peak hours: 15 minutes


Travel times

  • Brossard: 40 minutes
  • Central Station: 23 minutes
  • McGill: 22 minutes
  • Édouard-Montpetit: 18 minutes 
  • Bois-Franc: 7 minutes
  • YUL-Aéroport-Montréal-Trudeau: 26 minutes*
  • Anse-à-l’Orme: 10 minutes
  • Deux-Montagnes: 34 minutes*

*To get to this station, you must transfer at Bois-Franc station. We’ve added a conservative 10­-minute connection time to our calculations.