Getting there & away
Highway 20 (exit 503), Rte 132 and Hwy 85 lead directly into Rivière du Loup.
Orléans Express arrives at/departs from the bus station (418-862-4884; 317 Boul de l’Hôtel de Ville). It has eight buses daily to/from Québec City ($33, 2½ to four hours) and six daily to/from Rimouski ($27, two hours); transfer there for New Brunswick.
Rivière du Loup is linked by VIA Rail (418-867-1525, 888-842-7245; 615 Rue Lafontaine) six times a week to Charny, Québec City ($50, 2½ hours) and Halifax ($155, 15 hours), and three times a week to Percé ($70, 10 hours). The station is only open when the trains arrive, in the middle of the night.
A ferryruns between Rivière du Loup marina and St Siméon.