PLEASURE FOR THE TAKING

Important information

Bus transportation and departure points

Boarding point modified by Express Tours
Please note that boarding points are selected based on demand and route logistics. If we need to make a change to your boarding point, an Express Tours advisor will contact you by email no later than 24 hours prior to your departure.
 
Boarding point modified by a customer
If you wish to change your boarding point, it is imperative to inform us otherwise, it is possible that you will be denied access to the bus.
 
Notice to Latecomers
It is the customer’s responsibility to be present 15 minutes prior to departure and in the correct location for boarding the bus. Express Tours is not responsible for any harm experienced by a customer who does not show up on time or at the location indicated. The times and points of boarding can be found on the page of each package displayed on the web as well as on the invoice. In the event of a change of schedule or boarding location, Express Tours will contact customers who purchased the trip or trip directly by email to advise them.
 
Note that the bus may be late due to traffic. Please do not leave the boarding location until the bus arrives.
 
Excursions (departure from the stations)
Departure time for buses from ski resorts.
pm: Jay Peak, Smugglers' Notch, Sugarbush, Whiteface, Bromont, Sutton, Tremblant and Sainte-Anne
Le Massif, Killington and Cannon
 
If the departure of the station is delayed by a customer, a minimum fee of $50 will be charged.
 
As a customer, I release Express Tours from any liability in the event that I am unable to take the coach on the return trip for any reason whatsoever. In case of injury, we advise you to check with your insurer to find out the repatriation services included in your contract.

Alcoholic beverages on board buses
Any consumption of alcoholic beverages on board a bus is prohibited
As stipulated by law: R.S.C.s.art. 443  
 
Luggage and sports equipment
Express Tours assumes no liability for damage to baggage or any sporting equipment (ski equipment, etc.) during transport and handling by carrier employees.
For travel by coach, we advise you to provide a suitable bag designed to protect your equipment.
 
Procedure and follow-up in case of injury in the station
If a participant is injured in a station and needs to be transported by ambulance to hospital:
- The station patrol will inform the Express Tours attendant of the situation; - The attendant will make the necessary arrangements to contact the person (indicated on the list # of emergency telephone completed by the customers on the bus the same morning) and send him the instructions, If necessary, move and meet the injured person at the hospital where they were transported.
 
IMPORTANT: No representative from the station or Express Tours accompanies the injured person during the transport by ambulance to the hospital.
 
If we need to retrieve the personal effects (skis or other) of the injured person, the Express Tours escort will take care of bringing them back.
 
Parking lots
Agreement between EXO and Express Tours for the use of park-and-ride facilities at: Brossard Chevrier - Sainte-Julie – Terrebonne La Gare – Beaconsfield La Gare – Laval Le Carrefour.
 
We have obtained permission to use the EXO parking lots to park our customers' cars during a day trip or a stay with one or more nights.
 
Park in assigned area
It is important to park your car in the spaces provided to Express Tours customers.

LAVAL 
Stationnement incitatif, Le Carrefour
3000 Boul. Le Carrefour

Laval, H7T 2K9

                     

TERREBONNE
Stationnement incitatif, Gare
4000 Boul. Marcel-Therrien 

Terrebonne, J6V 1S7

BROSSARD
Stationnement incitatif, Chevrier
4700 Boul. Lapinière
Brossard, J4Z 3H6
Lampadaire 1


SAINTE-JULIE
Stationnement incitatif, Sainte-Julie
Boul. Armand-Frappier
Sainte-Julie, J3E 2N9

MONTRÉAL 
Métro Crémazie
505, boul. Crémazie Est, H2M 1L7
Embarquement Boul. Crémazie côté direction Ouest
au Nord du boul Métropolitain.



MONTRÉAL 
Métro Namur
7405 Boul. Décarie Montréal, H4P 2G9
Embarquement Boul. Décarie côté Sud/Est à l'intersection de Jean-talon.

 

 

TROIS-RIVIÈRES 
Stationnement Brunelle Sport
3245, boul. des Récollets, Trois-Rivières, G9A 6M1

 
  Beaconsfield
Stationnement incitatif, Beaconfield
104 Av Elm,
Beaconsfield, H9W 2C8


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Cancellation policy for a day Trip
NEW PROCEDURE
One bus per departure.
If the demand is greater, we will assign a second bus or more.
Canceled day trip by Express Tours
The morning of departure, before leaving the house, we suggest you check via the calendar on the website if your day trip has been canceled.
Day trip cancellation by participant
Refund policy

BEFORE Wednesday 4:00 pm prior to the day of departure:
Refund of the total amount minus $10 + tx on the credit card used (administrative fee per invoice).
AFTER Wednesday 4:00 pm prior to the day of departure:
Refund of your trip minus the transportation portion of that specific trip

or BEFORE-AFTER
Transferring the reservation to someone in the same age category: no charge and no notice required on your part.

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Express Tours COVID-19 policy

Express Tours engagement
Our agency is committed to respecting and enforcing all measures and instructions issued by the Institut national de la santé publique du Québec, which are part of our COVID-19 response plan. The service providers used in our packages and/or excursions must also comply with the health measures. It is our responsibility to ensure that service providers are open at the time of the client’s travel, that travel is authorized from the region of departure and that access to the region of destination is authorized. The agency reserves the right to modify the packages in the event of the closure, the non-reopening of service providers included initially, or the closure of the regions by offering customers equivalent solutions.
 
BY COMPLETING MY EXPRESS TOURS BOOKING, I ACKNOWLEDGE that I, and all those affected by such booking, are aware that:
 
-COVID-19 is globally active, with associated health risks and restrictions that, without warning, could lead to significant disruptions, cancellations and changes to travel arrangements in the event of a disease outbreak, sudden regional closures, quarantine and containment orders, government notifications to travellers, and consequences that cannot be reasonably foreseen at this time;
-It is our responsibility to ensure that we are fit to travel at the time of departure (Symptom Self-Assessment Tool).
 
Unauthorized travel (government mesures and restrictions)
If government measures prohibit interregional travel and, as a result, you are unable to travel to your destination, we will reimburse you 90% of the costs incurred. This does not include a personal situation related to your health or that of a loved one.
 
Travel insurance
Express Tours strongly recommends that customers take out travel insurance before departure or, if necessary, check their personal insurance coverage. Manulife offers cancellation, interruption and medical insurance that can be obtained directly from Express Tours. If you have your own cancellation, interruption and/or medical insurance, we suggest that you confirm the extent of your coverage in regards to Covid-19  related medical and other issues. It is your duty to ensure that you have proper coverage. 

Manulife also offers a Premium Protection plan allowing you to cancel a trip for any reasons up to 24h prior to departure (no questions asked) and covering up to 80% of the amount insured. If you want this protection, you must suscribe  within 72 hours of the purchase of the trip. You can suscribe directly through our exclusive Manulife web-portal by clicking on the green box below!
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If you prefer to contact us, it is your responsibility to contact an Express Tours agent to get this specific coverage in the next 48 hours :

Express Tours
514-990-5917

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General conditions

AS A CUSTOMER, I RELEASE EXPRESS TOURS FROM THE FOLLOWING RESPONSIBILITIES:
Any loss, theft, damage to property or bodily injury occurring during a day or overnight trip, mechanical breakdown of buses, delay due to bad weather, stopping or closing of the ski lifts and delay to customs.
Although Express Tours carefully chooses its suppliers, no one is immune to a problem while travelling. These include loss of luggage, accident, weather conditions, cancellation of transport, travel-acquired illness, state of emergency, pandemic, closure of areas for health reasons, Express Tours cannot be held responsible for events beyond its control or for force majeure and for damage related to them.
Damage may include loss of time, loss of enjoyment, inconvenience, frustration, additional expenses, loss of salary and quarantine.
 
Travel Insurance
Taking the necessary precautions before leaving is clever. Express Tours strongly recommends that customers take out travel insurance before departure or, if necessary, check their personal insurance coverage. Manulife offers cancellation, interruption and medical insurance that can be obtained directly from Express Tours. Click on the green box to get a quote and view the different products offered.


 
Credit card
Payment indicates that you accept our booking conditions when you authorize us to use your credit card number for a total payment.
The website’s billing system accepts only one credit card per invoice. If you wish to use more than one credit card to make your payment for the same bill, the transaction must be done by telephone with one of our booking agents. A fee of $25 + taxes will be charged for each credit card used on the same invoice.
 
Price
All prices shown are in Canadian dollars.
In accordance with the laws of the Office de la protection du consommateur, Express Tours may increase the price of a trip already sold to a customer in the event of fuel overload by the carrier or a change in the exchange rate. For the price of the trip to be affected by an increase in the exchange rate, the exchange rate must have increased by more than 5% between the date of purchase of the trip and the 45th day before departure. As soon as the price of the trip increases by at least 7% (before taxes), the customer can decide to cancel his trip and be reimbursed. Alternatively, they may accept another trip as an alternative, paying for excess charges or being reimbursed for excess charges. The increase in GST or QST sales taxes could result in an increase in the rates displayed on all mediums for stays since these include taxes. No price change is permitted within 30 days prior to the departure date.
Any discount on a trip resulting from a promotion or an Express Tours decision applies to new bookings only.
Prices posted on the website are subject to change without notice.
Express Tours is a division of Voyages S.K.I.E.R. International Inc., a legal travel agency with a Quebec permit.
 
Services not used
No refund will be made by Express Tours for services reserved and not used by the customer. It is also not possible to use these services at a later date. The same principle applies for a bus departure when the customer does not show up (no show) or shows up at the point of boarding after the bus departure.
 
Website
All images on the website are for information purposes only. Express Tours is not responsible for the different images provided by its suppliers.
 
Express Tours reserves the right to change its terms and conditions of sale online at any time.


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Manulife Insurance (individual)

TRAVEL INSURANCE INFORMATION
 
TRAVEL SAFELY!
Enjoy peace of mind with Manulife Financial Travel Insurance!
 

Taking the necessary precautions before leaving is clever. Express Tours strougly recommends that customers take out travel insurance before departure or, if necessary, check their personal insurance coverage. Manulife offers cancellation, interruption and medical insurance that can be obtained directly from Express Tours.
Manulife also offers a Premium Protection plan allowing you to cancel a trip for any reasons up to 24h prior to departure (no questions asked) and covering up to 80% of the amount insured. If you want this protection, you must suscribe  within 72 hours of the purchase of the trip. You can suscribe directly through our exclusive Manulife web-portal by clicking on the green box below!
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If you prefer to contact us, it is your responsibility to contact an Express Tours agent to get this specific coverage in the next 48 hours :

Express Tours
514-990-5917

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Overnight trips policy (individual)

CANCELLATION BY EXPRESS TOURS 
Express Tours reserves the right to cancel a trip when the minimum number of reservations is not reached. This number of bookings varies from trip to trip. In case of cancellation, customers are fully refunded and will be notified, by phone and/or email, 30 days before the scheduled departure date. 

CANCELLATION BY THE CUSTOMER 
This policy will apply if no other policies specific to the stay are established. 

-Cancellation 45 days or more before the departure date: a fee of 10% of the total cost of the package (including taxes) will be retained per reservation. 

-Cancellation 44 to 31 days before the departure date: a fee of 50% of the total cost of the package (including taxes) will be retained per reservation. 

-Cancellation 30 days or less prior to departure date: no refund. 

In all cases, an email must be sent to info@expresstours.ca indicating your decision to cancel your plan. You will need to include the order number (invoice) and the names of the participants affected by the cancellation. 

TRAVEL INSURANCE
It is possible that the cancellation policy of your package is different. If this is the case, the policy specific to your package will take precedence. Taking the necessary precautions before leaving is clever. Express Tours strougly recommends that customers take out travel insurance before departure or, if necessary, check their personal insurance coverage. Manulife offers cancellation, interruption and medical insurance that can be obtained directly from Express Tours.

Manulife also offers a Premium Protection plan allowing you to cancel a trip for any reasons up to 24h prior to departure (no questions asked) and covering up to 80% of the amount insured. If you want this protection, you must suscribe  within 72 hours of the purchase of the trip. You can suscribe directly through our exclusive Manulife web-portal by clicking on this link.
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If you prefer to contact us, it is your responsibility to contact an Express Tours agent to get this specific coverage in the next 48 hours :

Express Tours
514-990-5917

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Privacy protection policy

We commit to protecting the confidentiality of our clients’ personal information in an electronic environment. For your protection, all electronic transactions on this site are secured by Visa Desjardins servers.

By accessing Express Tours, you accept the terms and conditions of our privacy protection policy and the legal terms below. If you do not agree, do not access our site.

We may need to collect your personal information when you make a reservation or enter a contest. You will be notified when we so, as we will ask you to fill out and submit a form. Like many commercial sites, we also collect data electronically via cookies (pieces of information on your hard drive), which helps us offer the best possible service. This information includes the address of the Web site from which you accessed our site, the pages on our site that you visited, the browser you used, your IP address and the search words you used to access our site. This information is not used on an individual basis. We accumulate it and only use it to adapt our Web site to your interests and preferences. Most browsers accept cookies by default, but you can always change your parameters to opt out. In that case, you will not be able to benefit from all of the site’s features. However, you will still be able to visit our site and make reservations.

SSL TECHNOLOGY

Our Web site uses encryption technology, such as the SSL protocol, to protect your personal information during data transfers. The SSL protocol encrypts your order information, such as your name and address.


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