Longueuil airport zone now fully served by RTL
NEW EXPRESS LINE 428 INAUGURATED AT LONGUEUIL TERMINAL
(Longueuil, June 28, 2022) - The RTL was proud to inaugurate the new express line 428 yesterday, intended to support economic development within the Agglomération and offer sustainable and efficient mobility solutions for workers in the airport zone. This move by the RTL is a concrete contribution to the collective effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and, by extension, supports the recruitment efforts of employers that have set up shop in the Agglomération de Longueuil.
This permanent service was developed in conjunction with several businesses in the area. As a result, the route and schedule of line 428 are adapted to the needs of their employees.
The Longueuil airport zone is an important industrial sector in Québec and one of the main employment hubs on the South Shore. It’s a booming area with high development potential, home to several lage businesses that support public transit.
About line 428
|Start date||June 27, 2022|
|Operating days||Seven days a week, days and evenings|
|Operating hours||5 a.m. to midnight
Peak and off-peak hours
|Number of departures||25+ daily departures in each direction|
|Route||Route 116 to the airport zone|
|Starting point||Longueuil terminal (wing F, platform 41)|
|Advantages||Fast, easy, efficient, sustainable|
Photo taken in front of a bus on the new line 428, from left to right: Marie-Christine Simard, project and business development manager, Chambre de commerce et d’industrie de la Rive-Sud, Julie Éthier, Executive Director, Développement économique Longueuil, Geneviève Héon, Chair of the RTL, Michel Veilleux, Executive Director of the RTL, and Nicolas Tanguay, Director, transportation and mobility planning and development at the RTL.
About the RTL
The Réseau de transport de Longueuil (RTL) is the main transit provider for individuals within the five cities that comprise the Agglomération de Longueuil.
The third-largest public transit organization in Québec, the RTL operates a network of 793 kilometres. With some 1,100 employees, the RTL is a major employer that contributes to the economic vitality of the region.
Ever receptive to its users, the RTL plays a key role in the lives of the people and the communities it serves by providing solutions that are efficient, innovative, and adapted to the evolving needs
of its clientele. Improving quality of life for the citizens of the Agglomération de Longueuil is a top priority for the RTL.