Moving to Thetford Mines from Montreal

Important information you need to know before you start your move to Thetford-Mines from Montreal. Thetford Mines, Quebec is known more as a town located in south central Quebec. Although having a founding date of 1876 the town is more known for the home of former Governor General of Canada, Michaelle Jean, settling in Thetford Mines when arriving in Canada from Haiti.  Currently Thetford Mines has an approximate population of 25 704 with 96% of the current population speaking French as a first language compared to only 1.5% speaking English.  Planning a long distance move to Thetford Mines from Montreal is always the best way to ensure everything goes as planned without any mistakes or disappointment.

Geographically speaking Montreal is located 230 kilometers from Thetford Mines. This can vary to a maximum of 3 hours and 15 minutes of driving depending on speed of vehicle and route chosen. If taking the most direct route from Montreal to Thetford Mines, you would travel along the Autoroute 20 East, where the majority of your traveling will be done. Take exit 228 for QC-165 toward Princeville/Plessisville/Thetford Mines. Turn right at QC-165 South, and continue on to Rue Saint Baptiste N/QC-263S. Turn left at Boulevard Baril E/QC-116 E. Make a slight left at Rue Principale/QC-165 S/QC-216 E. Turn left at boulevard FrontenacO/QC-112E. This will take you into the main limits of Thetford Mines. Equipping your ride with local road maps or a portable GPS system will always ensure no mistakes are made in transit during your move from Montreal to Thetford Mines. While on route from Montreal you will pass a number of cities such as Sainte-Julie, Saint-Hyacinthe, Saint-Edouard, Duncan, Drummondville, Princeville, Plessisville, Bernierville, New Ireland, and Black Lake until finally making it to Thetford Mines.  When searching for Montreal movers to assist you and your family in a long distance move from Montreal to Thetford Mines, investigating the prospect company for past experiences in long distances moves will not only show professionalism but also keep your mind at ease during the move.

Unfortunately Thetford Mines is limited in post secondary educational opportunities however does host a Cegep that offers a number of university prep courses as well as opportunities for young adults to obtain their high school diploma. There is also the Centre Universitaire des Appalaches that can be compared to the Cegep offering some of the same basic educational services. For more information on the Cegep in Thetford Mines.

At the present time there has been no discussion in Thetford Mines for a public transportation service although the population has been growing over the last decade. The only offered services currently in Thetford Mines are privately owned bus companies that offer scenic tours and connecting bus stops to neighboring cities such as Montreal. One of the more popular bus companies is the Autobus L Laplante Inc. For more information on this bus service the following phone number is provided,(418-338-4811) - Autobus L Laplante Inc.

When searching for a new home or apartment often this can be the most exciting part of your move. Depending on what your budget includes, Thetford Mines offers a variety of different types of homes from town houses, duplex, and newly built homes along the shores of Aylmer Lake. Researching on local by laws, average home prices and provincial legislation will always ensure local real estate companies or a prospect landlord does not take advantage of you. Compared to other cities in Quebec, Thetford Mines has some of the lowest home prices making the market very open to buyers.

Before you and your family decide to move to Thetford Mines its often a great suggestion to visit the city in advance not only to condition yourself for the traveling involved but to better acquaint yourself with the local streets and to take advantage of what the city has to offer.  Maple Syrup is produced in the spring opening many maple syrup festivals across the city as well as a series of festivals during the summer, which included fireworks concerts and events. Taking advantage of what food and accommodations are available will give you the full experience of Thetford Mines; there are a number of Chinese and Asian restaurants as well as a number of sport bars. There are a number of affordable and enjoyable hotels in Thetford Mines such as the Motel Au Vieux Frontenac and Comfort Inn Thetford Mines, if planning to visit the city over a weekend or longer.

Moving from Montreal to Thetford Mines can be complex with many steps implicated to ensure everything goes as planned with precision and care. Thus finding a reliable and experienced long-distance moving company is important when planning such a large move. Finding a reliable mover can give you the satisfaction and peace of mind keeping you focused on other tasks involved during the move.

Selecting the right moving company or long distance movers in Montreal in general without the appropriate research can be time consuming, however checking company references, prior satisfied Customers Testimonials Reviews, and that the moving company you choose operates or has operated in the past with the city you'll need to move to will always keep you one step ahead in your move.  

If you want to move your piano or pool table to Thetford Mines from Montreal, ask if the movers have experience and all equipment for that!

Selecting Montreal Moving Service Déménagement Économique ALEX - you are going to make sure your possessions are safely and securely transferred, and that this is done as quickly as possible. The choice is up to you!


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