Quebec City Jean Lesage Airport Reviews
Quebec City Jean Lesage Airport Reviews
Québec City Jean Lesage International Airport, also known as Jean Lesage International Airport (French: Aéroport international Jean-Lesage de Québec, or Aéroport de Québec) (IATA: YQB, ICAO: CYQB) was established in 1939, a year after the closure of the Aérodrome Saint-Louis. It is located 6 nautical miles (11 km; 6.9 mi) west southwest of Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. First established as a training facility for air observers, the first flight occurred on September 11, 1941. It is the second busiest passenger airport in Quebec after Montreal-Trudeau airport and the third busiest airport by aircraft movements in Quebec after Montreal-Trudeau and Montreal-Saint-Hubert, with 1,342,840 passengers and 133,675 aircraft movements in 2012.
Quebec City Jean Lesage Airport first known as the Aéroport de l’Ancienne Lorette, then the Aéroport de Sainte-Foy, and later the Aéroport de Québec, it was renamed to Aéroport international Jean-Lesage in 1993, in honour of the former Premier of Quebec, Jean Lesage.
The Quebec City Jean Lesage Airport is managed and operated by Aéroport de Québec inc., a non-profit and non-share corporation. The current terminal building has a capacity of 1.4 million passengers annually.
In 2010 and 2011, the Quebec City Jean Lesage Airport was voted Best Regional Airport in North America by Airports Council International’s Airport Service Quality (ASQ) program. On September 19, 2013, runway 12/30 was renamed to runway 11/29. Public transportation to the Quebec City Jean Lesage Airport a few times a day is provided by RTC bus 78.
ATMs / Cash Machines – Location: Landside and Airside
Business Zone – 14 quiet work stations with high-speed Internet access. Location: Airside. Rate: Free
Car Rentals – Alamo • Avis • Budget • Enterprise • Hertz • National. Location: main floor, Administration Building.
Children’s Play Area – Location: airside
Comfort Zone – An area away from high traffic areas with comfortable seating. Location: Airside
Currency Exchange – Location: ICE, International arrivals, landside • Airside, 2nd floor
Food / Dining – There is a 24-hour Tim Hortons located landside.
»Landside: vending machines, Tim Hortons (open 24 hours) • Aerobar
»Airside: vending machines • Restaurant Altitude • Bar Altitude. Concessions close after the last flight of the day.
Information Desk – The Information Booth, located near the main entrance, close to the check-in counters, is open 24 hours. They will do everything from store your bags to lend you snow brushes, scrapers and jumper cables to get your car going after a snowfall. Nice!
Luggage Storage / Lockers – Location: Landside, Information Booth. Hours: available 24 hours
Showers – not available
Internet: Free WiFi is available at Quebec City Airport.
Open 24 hours
Quebec City Jean Lesage Airport Map
Quebec City Jean Lesage Airport Weather Forecast
|Forecast for Jean_Lesage_International_Airport||Precip.||Temp.||Wind||speed|
|19.08.2017||21–24||<1 mm||19 °C||Light breeze from South-southwest||2 m/s|
|20.08.2017||00–06||1 mm||18 °C||Light breeze from West-southwest||3 m/s|
|06–12||<1 mm||17 °C||Gentle breeze from West-southwest||4 m/s|
|12–18||0 mm||22 °C||Gentle breeze from West||5 m/s|
|18–24||0 mm||23 °C||Gentle breeze from Southwest||4 m/s|
|21.08.2017||00–06||0 mm||17 °C||Light breeze from West-southwest||3 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||16 °C||Light breeze from West-southwest||2 m/s|
|12–18||0 mm||24 °C||Gentle breeze from West-southwest||5 m/s|
|18–24||4 mm||25 °C||Gentle breeze from West-southwest||4 m/s|
|22.08.2017||00–06||3 mm||20 °C||Light breeze from West-southwest||3 m/s|
|06–12||1 mm||19 °C||Light air from West-southwest||1 m/s|
|14–20||15 mm||22 °C||Light breeze from Southwest||2 m/s|
|20–02||20 mm||20 °C||Light air from East||1 m/s|
|23.08.2017||02–08||4 mm||21 °C||Gentle breeze from Southwest||5 m/s|
|08–14||2 mm||20 °C||Moderate breeze from West-southwest||7 m/s|
|14–20||0 mm||21 °C||Moderate breeze from West-southwest||8 m/s|
|20–02||0 mm||19 °C||Gentle breeze from West-southwest||5 m/s|
|24.08.2017||02–08||0 mm||15 °C||Gentle breeze from West-southwest||4 m/s|
|08–14||<1 mm||15 °C||Gentle breeze from West-southwest||5 m/s|
|14–20||0 mm||19 °C||Moderate breeze from West-southwest||6 m/s|
|20–02||0 mm||17 °C||Light breeze from West||3 m/s|