This guide will provide you with some important guidelines when travelling with us!
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Passengers are allowed to store for free two pieces of luggage for storage in the bus’s luggage department as well as one hand luggage (18’’long x 15’’wide x 8’’tall). Each passenger is also entitled to have two extra pieces of luggage at a cost of $5/piece for a one-way trip and $10 for a round trip. We recommend you identify any bagage with a distinctive sign before leaving.
You can travel with your bike only on the express line Sherbrooke – Montreal. You will be charged an additional $6 for this service when you buy your ticket. If you don’t already have a bike bag, we will provide you with one at our selling point for 5$.
You can use your own cover or wrapping for the transport of the bicycle. You are responsible of your bicycle during connections with other bus lines.
Shipping a bicycle is also possible. To do so, please refer to the fares and regulations of the Expedibus courier service you will find at http://www.expedibus.com/en-CA/default.aspx
* Bicycle transport unavailable on the local line as well as the Brome-Missisquoi line
Hockey sticks, skis and golf bags are regarded as a baggage piece. They need to be in their cases or bags, so that no pieces can fall or get out during transportation.
Stroller and Baby car seat
You can travel with a stroller or a baby car seat in addition to your baggage with no additional fee.
Musical instruments must be properly packed and can be accepted in the interior luggage rack (18’’long x 15’’wide x 8’’tall). If the instrument in its casing is too big to be placed inside the bus, it will be placed under the bus with normal luggages.
Luggage restriction at in-city stops
No luggage allowed under the bus (only a carry-on bag is allowed) at the following bus stops (Montreal):
Lost or damaged luggage
Limocar is responsible for $100 per passengers for all lost or damaged luggage. For luggage whose value surpass $100, we advise our customers to ship using Expedibus, please refer to the fares and regulations of the Expedibus courier service (http://www.expedibus.com/en-CA/default.aspx)
Limocar limits its responsibility to the trip made on its own roads in conformity with its tarrif provision and limitations.
Once the transaction is completed, tickets purchased at Limocar cannot be refunded. Only the person holding the ticket can use it.
To give you more flexibility, as long as they are not used, Limocar tickets are valid for 365 days following the date of purchase. However, you must make sure to change the date on your ticket, before the desired departure, online with customer service by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that for books of 10 tickets purchased before the pandemic (March 2020), it is impossible to make the change online. You must go through customer service. Allow 2-3 business days to process your request.
Children aged from 8 to 12 years old may travel alone under certain conditions:
Children from 13 years old and older may travel alone, no form is required.
N.B. If your child is boarding from Gare d’autocars de Montréal, when the ticketing is closed make sure to reach for a security guard on site or a clerk at the Expédibus counter to fill the “Children traveling alone” form.
All items found on the buses will be automatically brought back to Sherbrooke’s Terminus .
To collect your lost item, you must call our customer service at 1 866 692-8899 or by email at email@example.com
If you believe you have lost something at a specific bus stop, you can call directly at that place. Check our Network to find the stop and their phone number.
Under no circumstances can we be held responsible for anything lost or forgotten on our buses and no refund or compensation will be made.
It is possible for passengers with reduced mobility to travel with us on the entirety of our bus network- hassle free! Some steps are necessary to be taken in order to assure a comfortable trip.
Passengers in a wheelchair
People in wheelchairs can travel with Limocar on the Express line. For the Local line and the Brome-Missisquoi line, an alternative transport will be organized to bring you to a stop on the Express line. Since not all of our autocars are equipped with a lifting platform, you will have to follow these steps:
Help with boarding
If you need help to board the bus, please follow the following steps:
Everyone who holds the Accompanying Card For Intercity Bus Service can, without additional charges, obtain a free ticket to accompany the passenger with reduced mobility.
Contact our customer service by phone or email for any request for companion tickets.
Check the following website for more information, Fédération des transporteurs par autobus.
Guide dog and assisting dog
Guide dogs and assisting dogs accompanying a passenger with reduced mobility, as well as dogs in training, are allowed on board of Limocar’s buses.
In order to make the trip as enjoyable as possible for all, we ask passengers to respect the following rules. Limocar reserves the right to expel any passenger who breaches any of the rules.
Respect of other passengers
Food and Beverages
You can bring food or beverages on board as long as you respect the following rules (not allowed until further notice, new measures COVID-19:
Cigarette and Electronic Cigarette
It is forbidden to smoke or vape (Electronic cigarette) on board.
Intoxication and drunkenness
Limocar reserves the right to expel any passenger who, by their turbulent behaviour, are a nuisance to the driver’s concentration or the peacefulness of the bus and other passengers.
In order to simplify your travels, we offer you many incentive parking options all throughout our bus network. Car drivers can park then ride in peace without the worries of finding and paying for parking.
Terminus de Sherbrooke
Reserved parking spaces are available for customers travelling with us. You can reach the parking (our parking spots are located on the lowest level) via Grande-Fourches street, Webster parking lot. By purchasing a ticket, you are allowed leave your car in the incentive parking up to 5 days, for free! You can get your parking sticker at the Terminus counter. Please have your ticket in hand if it was bought online.
Magog (Couche-Tard / sortie 115)
Parking spots are available next to Chez Germain Lapalme & Fils, right in front of the rest stop (2972, Milletta Street), where indicated by the Limocar banner. You must have a parking sticker (available at the Couche-Tard at the rest stop) or your ticket printed and visibly displayed in your vehicle.
You can park for free for as long as desired.
An incentive parking is located on the lot adjacent to Autoparc 74, it has more than 200 spaces. The first day is free (by purchasing a ticket), any additional day will be charged $2 each. Maximum of 5 days consecutively.
Parking can be paid at Dépanneur Carrefour 74.
Only the person whose name appears on the ticket can use it. A valid ID could be asked by the bus driver.
If you are benefitting from one of our fare, a valid ID (age proof, student ID, etc.) might be asked as proof. Limocar may refuse a ticket if the fare cannot be justified with proper proof for the fare.
As long as they are not used, Limocar tickets are valid for 365 days following the date of purchase. However, you must make sure to reserve your seat for a specific departure online or with customer service at firstname.lastname@example.org. At all times, priority will be given to passengers who reserve their seat on board.
You can use your ticket for any route included between the destinations appearing on the ticket.
Example: If you have a ticket that goes from Sherbrooke to Montreal, you can decide to get off at Longueuil since that stop is between Sherbrooke and Montreal.
You must respect the direction of your ticket, unless told otherwise.
Example : A ticket Sherbrooke to Montreal cannot be used from Montreal to Sherbrooke.