Travel to and within Vermont

With so much to offer, it’s no wonder Vermont is a top destination for getaways year round. Whether you’re from Washington DC, Philadelphia, New York or anywhere along the way, the most scenic and comfortable way to get here is by train. Thanks to VRAN’s advocacy, Amtrak now allows you to bring a bicycle on board Vermont-bound trains (by reservation).

Ethan Allen Express

Daily Service from New York City to Rutland and Burlington, Vermont, via Albany, NY

Daily Service between New York City and Burlington, Vermont, by way of Albany. Indulge in outdoor adventures that include spring wildflowers, summer sails on Lake Champlain, fall foliage and winter skiing. Enjoy the view as the Ethan Allen Express takes you through the scenic Hudson River Valley with easy Thruway bus connections to Killington..

Skip the drive and ride the train to Vermont resorts. With through-ticketing to Killington Resort and Pico Mountain, the only other ticket you’ll need is a lift ticket. Book your ticket online for the Ethan Allen Express, choose Killington-Gramps Shuttle, VT (KLT) as your final destination and Amtrak’s partner, Gramps Shuttle, will bring you to and from Rutland station and the slopes

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Daily Service between Washington, DC, and St. Albans, Vermont

Travel north on the Vermonter line from Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York, Hartford, or stops in Massachusetts and New Hampshire, to one of nine vibrant Vermont communities offering an array of enticing attractions and events.

Take in Vermont’s scenic vistas and charming New England villages and downtowns bursting with arts, culture, and history. Experience the Green Mountain State’s renowned recreational opportunities including world class ski resorts, mountain bike and cycling networks, and vast hiking trails.

The Vermonter now offers carry-on bike service, and Vermont destinations offer an array of amenities to support a car-free vacation.

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Current Amtrak discount fares for Vermont Travel

  • Travel within Vermont special

Save 15% on Amtrak’s Vermonter linking destinations within Vermont when you book Saver fares at least three days in advance. Click here for details.

  • Visit Vermont and Save

Travel to & from Vermont on the Vermonter and the Ethan Allen Express and save 20%, when you book at least three days in advance . Click here for details.