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With access to five universities in an 8km radius, Montreal has the second highest concentration of post-secondary students of all major cities in North America. Home to McGill and Concordia Universities, Montreal is known for excellence when it comes to education. Visit


The biggest sport home to Montreal fans clearly belongs to hockey.The Montreal Canadians 'known as the Habs' boast the greatest number of Stanley Cup Championships (24 of them).

Montreal is the site for two high-profile racing events each year: The Grand Prix and the Molson Indy. Both take place on Ile Notre-Dame.

Arts & Culture

Montreal is the centre of Quebec culture. It has many specialized museums such as the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts and many others. Place des Arts cultural complex hosts many theatres and is home for the Montreal Symphony Orchestra. Visit

Special Attractions

Rated as one of the world's best, the Casino de Montreal, is an attraction where entertainment and pleasure go hand in hand. The sleepless Casino, open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, is home to over 3,000 slot machines, four restaurants, four bars and live entertainment.


Montreal is host to many festivals: The Montreal Jazz Festival, Just for Laughs Comedy Festival, Montreal World Film Festival, the Fantasia Festival, Pop Montreal Indie-Rock Festival and the International Fireworks competition.



Make your Montreal stay a memorable one. The Auberge du Vieux Port is a luxurious riverfront Inn, located in the heart of Old Montreal. Charming, delectable French cuisine and warm hospitality. Visit

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Restaurants & Dining

Montreal cuisine is considered to be one of the cities with the most restaurants in the world, serving a wide variety of cuisines. Montreal is known for its Poutine, Montreal-style bagel, smoked meat and Montreal hot dogs. Visit

Montreal's Suburbs & Regions

Ahuntsic, Cartierville, Anjou, Cote-des-Neiges, Notre-Dame-de-Grace, L'Ile Bizard, Sainte Genevieve, Lachine, Lasalle, Mercier, Hochelaga, Maisonneuve, Montreal-Nord, Outremont, Pierrefonds, Roxboro, Le Plateau, Mont-Royal, RIviere-des-Prairies, Pointe-aux-Trembles, Rosemont, La Petite Patrie, Le Sud Ouest, Saint-Laurent, Saint Leonard, Verdun, Ville Marie, Villeray,, Saint-Michel, Parc-Extension

JMR Express is the long distance moving company to successfully move you and your family to Montreal from any city in North America or overseas.

Leave it to the professionals who have been in the moving & storage business for 35 years. JMR Express moving company is a family-owned business whose reputation speaks for itself with a customer base that has grown and is extremely satisfied with our local and long distance moves.

We also have an international moving specialist to assist you with international and overseas moving services. Most of our international and overseas moves pass through Montreal, which is a bustling hub of domestic and international traffic with containerships providing regular service between Montreal, Northern Europe and the Mediterranean.

Our moving consultants have many years experience in the industry and will greet you in a pleasant manner, provide excellent service and always advise you, keeping your requirements a priority. It is comforting knowing these high-caliber salespeople are competent, knowledgeable and have your best interests in mind. We pride ourselves in the many referrals we receive time and time again. Our solid reputation is built on the thousands of residential and commercial moves we've done over the years.

Our friendly movers will effortlessly and professionally transport your household furniture safely and promptly to your destination. We can also provide you with full packing services if needed. JMR Express Moving and Storage will always ensure that the greatest care is taken when packing and handling your personal belongings. Storage is another option we take care of whether it's for a week or a year. Our storage facility is climate controlled, secure and clean.

Let JMR Express Moving and Storage guarantees you a quick, friendly and professional move. It would be JMR Express' pleasure to assist you in making that Montreal move.

Montreal Information

Montreal Moving SpecialistsMontreal is the second largest city in Canada and the largest city in the province of Quebec. Montreal is considered the second largest Francophone city in the world after Paris. It is sometimes referred to as The City of Saints as many of its street names begin with 'Saint' which expresses its Roman Catholic origins and history.

This city is located on the Island of Montreal at the junction of the St. Lawrence and Ottawa Rivers. The port of Montreal lies at one end of the St. Lawrence Seaway, which is the river gateway that stretches from the Great Lakes into the Atlantic Ocean. It is the largest inland port in the world. Approximately half of the port’s containerized cargo traffic comes from the Canadian market, mainly Quebec and Ontario. The other half is from the U.S. market, mainly the Midwest (Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Ohio) and the Northeast (New England and NewYork State. Containerships providing regular service between Montreal and Northern Europe and the Mediterranean which is ideally suited for providing internation moving service overseas.

Montreal plays an important regional centre of commerce, industry, culture, finance and world affairs.

Montreal has two international airports. Pierre Elliot Trudeau International Airport (formerly Dorval) serves 117 destinations worldwide and is the headquarters for Air Canada and Air Transat. It is considered one of the most connected airports in North America. The other, Mirabel Airport, now serves only cargo flights. Via Rail provides several rail services to other cities in Canada, particularly to Quebec City and Toronto several times daily.

Montreal Moving SpecialistsMontreal population is estimated at 3,640,000. The Francophone population makes up about 67% residents, although the majority of citizens have a working knowledge of both French and English. Other languages spoken include Armenian, Italian, Chinese, Romanian, Arabic, Greek, Portugese, Spanish and Hindi. Local ethnics enjoy 'Little Italy' (Montreal has the second largest Italian population in Canada), 'Little Portugal'. Greektown and Chinatown.

Full of breathless architecture, picturesque sites, fine dining, a bustling nightlife and fun for the whole family, Montreal is definitely one destination you'll remember always!

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