Getting to the Islands by airplane

Airport of the Îles de la Madeleine

Air traffic to the archipelago comes through the Îles de la Madeleine airport (YGR), which is located on Havre aux Maisons Island. This airport is owned and operated by Transport Canada. Thanks to its commercial flights to and from major urban centres, it provides the Madelinots with year-round transportation and supply services. It also allows large numbers of visitors to fly to the Îles de la Madeleine, an increasingly popular destination.

Several aviation companies offer daily flights to the Îles de la Madeleine, with flights from Montréal, Québec and Gaspé. Flight time can vary from one to four hours depending on the departure city and the number of en-route stops.

The Îles de la Madeleine are also accessible for private planes. Many services are available. The Îles de la Madeleine are part of the Éco-Fly Network.

Several airlines serve the Îles de la Madeleine :

Air Canada Express

Air Canada Express offers daily flights for the Îles de la Madeleine from Gaspé, Quebec City and Montreal with connections for all Air Canada and Star Alliance destinations. 

Toll free : 1 888 247-2262
www.aircanada.com

Pascan Aviation

Local airline offering flights for the Îles de la Madeleine from St-Hubert, Quebec City, Bonaventure and Bathurst.

Phone : 450 443-0500
Toll free : 1 888 313-8777
www.pascan.com

Getting to the Islands