Moving to Belleville(On) from Montreal


Important information you need to know before you start your move to Belleville from Montreal. Belleville, Ontario is a city located toward the mouth of the Moira River on the Bay of Quinte. The city has a deep history dating back to its founding by a Native settlement before once again being re settled by United Empire Loyalists in the late 1700s. Currently Belleville has an approximate population of 48 821 with the majority of the population speaking English as a first language (90%) compared to 1.5% of the current population speaking French as their first language. Preparing for a long distance move from Montreal to Belleville can be at first difficult but with enough budgeting and research the result will be successful.

Taking the necessary steps to research and budget prior to your long distance move from Montreal to Belleville will keep you prepared for any obstacles that may appear during your transition from each city. Geographically speaking Montreal is located approximately 362 Kilometers from Belleville which can translate into approximately 4 hours and 8 minutes of travel time depending on speed of the vehicle and destined route chosen. If taking the most direct route from Montreal to Belleville, you would travel along the Autoroute 720 West, until taking the proper exits and merges onto Autoroute 20 North. Once crossing provincial borders, your highway will turn from Autoroute 20 West, to Ontario highway 401 where the majority of your traveling will be done until taking exit 544 for ON-37 North. Once on Ontario highway 37 North, you will begin entering the city limits of Belleville. Equipping your move with local road maps or a portable GPS system will always ensure no mistakes are made on route to Belleville from Montreal. When travelling from Montreal, you will pass a number of cities such as Saint- Zotique, Bainsville, Lancaster, Cornwall, Brockville, Kingston and Napanee until finally making it to the city of Belleville. When searching for Montreal movers to assist in your long distance move from Montreal to Belleville, it’s always a great suggestion when investigating the prospect company for past experience moving prior clients to the province of Ontario or Belleville in general; this will not only keep you one step ahead but keep your mind at ease during this transition.

Belleville offers a number of education options that vary in public elementary, secondary and post secondary levels within the city. If you have children that will be attending some of the public school systems, there are 12 elementary schools, as well as two separate elementary schools that service the special educational needs of disabled residents with in Belleville. There are currently 4 high schools 2 are public and the remaining 2 that are run under the catholic school board. There is one post secondary institution, Loyalist College, which is considered an English language community college. A number of programs are well known at Loyalist, such as Journalism, photojournalism, radio and television.  For more information on what Loyalist has to offer for those planning on moving from Montreal to Belleville for post secondary opportunities.

The city of Belleville has a relatively small public transportation system, known as Belleville city Transit. Currently Belleville Transit operates 14 coaches for regular service from Monday to Saturday. Unfortunately there is limited service on Sundays from 9:00 am to 18:00 (6:00pm) and no operating services on statutory holidays. Each bus and route is numbered to display the route name and where the final destination is, making navigation of this service very simple.

When searching for a new home or apartment, often this can be considered the most exciting part of your move for you and your family. The city of Belleville offers a variety of different types of dwellings, homes, condos, duplex, high-rises and bungalows that are currently on the market. Researching 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. Depending on preference and overall budget to find a home or dwelling in Belleville will not be difficult to accomplish.

The region of Belleville has been considered a “community in bloom” not only for its hardens and beautification projects around the city, but for hosting a number of festivals each year from art, music, culture, nature, shopping, entertainment and sports. Taking advantage of the events, restaurants and hotels is not only a great way to get better acquainted with Belleville, but will also condition yourself for the travel time involved prior to your set moving date. Belleville has a number of restaurants with a variety in specialty such as Asian, Italian, Greek, deli and seafood. No matter the occasion or if you have the entire family with you during the visit to Belleville, the city offers restaurants that suit all families preference. There are a number of affordable hotels located in Belleville with great service and welcome experience. The Holiday Inn express and Best Western Belleville are two of the most popular accommodations for those who have visited in the past.

Moving from Montreal to Belleville 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 from Belleville to Montreal.

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 customer referrals, 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 have a piano or a pool table, ask if the movers have experience and all equipment necessary for that!

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

Selecting Montreal Economical Moving Service 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!

Good Luck and happy moving!

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