Amtrak Vermonter Route

Amtrak Vermonter

St. Albans-Essex Junction (Burlington)-Springfield-New York-Washington, DC

Amtrak Vermonter Journey Time: 13 hours 45 minutes

Amtrak Vermonter Departures: Daily Departure

Daily service between Washington, DC and St. Albans in northern Vermont. Your journey north on the Vermonter begins in DC and runs through New York City to Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Vermont. Vermont is renowned for the longest ski season in the East. Its world-famous ski resorts include Killington, Mount Snow, Smugglers' Notch, Stowe, Sugarbush and Stratton.

Experience the Green Mountain State's scenic vistas and New England charm any time of the year. If you're a native Vermonter, treat yourself to a trip southward to one of the great cities of the eastern United States. New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, DC, are all stops on the Vermonter's daily journey south.

Amtrak Hartford Line and Vermonter Service Impacted by Rail Replacement Project

Effective January 29 - April 7, 2023

Business Class on the Vermonter

Enjoy an enhanced travel experience in Business Class on the Vermonter and you'll get reserved seating and access to exclusive amenities such as a fully refundable ticket if canceled prior to departure, 25% point bonus for Amtrak Guest Rewards members, leather seating with footrests and complimentary non-alcoholic beverages.

Amtrak Vermonter Train

Pack your skis, bike or hiking shoes. Enjoy fabulous fall colors or a winter wonderland of downhill thrills. Stroll through charming towns anchored by iconic colonial churches and comb the countryside for more than 100 covered bridges. Listen to the sound of music in Stowe, hike the Robert Frost Trail in Green Mountain National Forest and shop for local maple syrup and fresh Vermont cheddar at a country store.

''These woods are lovely, dark and deep, But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep...'' - Robert Frost

Amtrak Vermonter Features & Amenities
  • Café Service
  • WiFi Onboard
Amtrak Vermonter Amenities: Amenities Vary by Train.

Train Stations Served by the Amtrak Vermonter

St. Albans, VT (SAB)
Essex Junction-Burlington, VT (ESX)
Waterbury-Stowe, VT (WAB)
Montpelier-Berlin, VT (MPR)
Randolph, VT (RPH)
White River Junction, VT (WRJ)
Windsor-Mt. Ascutney, VT (WNM)
Claremont, NH (CLA)
Bellows Falls, VT (BLF)
Brattleboro, VT (BRA)
Greenfield, MA (GFD)

Northampton, MA (NHT)
Holyoke, MA (HLK)
Springfield, MA (SPG)
Windsor Locks, CT (WNL)
Hartford, CT (HFD)
Berlin, CT (BER)
Meriden, CT (MDN)
Wallingford, CT (WFD)
New Haven, CT - Union Station (NHV)
Bridgeport, CT (BRP)
Stamford, CT (STM)

New York, NY - Moynihan Train Hall (NYP)
Newark, NJ - Penn Station (NWK)
Metropark, NJ (MET)
Trenton, NJ (TRE)
Philadelphia, PA - William H. Gray III 30th St. Station (PHL)
Wilmington, DE (WIL)
Baltimore, MD - Penn Station (BAL)
Baltimore, MD - BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)
New Carrollton, MD (NCR)
Washington, DC - Union Station (WAS)

Amtrak Vermonter Route Highlights ''Montpelier, Vermon''

Montpelier, Vermon

Tour Vermont's beautifully preserved gold-domed state capitol. Hike the hills of Camels Hump State Park or climb to the top of Hubbard Park's five-story stone observation tower for a different high-altitude perspective.

Visit a ''sugar house'' to get your fix of Vermont’s famed maple syrup or try a different kind of treat at an award-winning winery.

Amtrak Vermonter Route Highlights ''Brattleboro, Vermont''

Brattleboro, Vermont

Meander along quaint streets amid mom-and-pop shops, where you can purchase farm fresh goodies for a picnic on nearby Mt. Wantastiquet. Swim, fish, kayak or canoe through the heart of downtown on the Connecticut River. Indulge in libations and lilting melodies at a local Pub Sing.

Amtrak Vermonter Route Highlights ''New York, New York State''

New York, New York State

New York Penn Station

The City that Never Sleeps invites you to catch a show, walk the High Line's elevated urban oasis or stroll the Brooklyn Bridge. Explore Central Park on bike or marvel at the metropolis from the top of the Empire State Building. Catch a ferry to Lady Liberty and then explore your roots at Ellis Island.

Experience great art and architecture at the Guggenheim, stare at the stars at the Hayden Planetarium and pause to reflect on America’s heartache and heroes at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.

Amtrak Vermonter Route Highlights ''Washington, DC''

Washington, DC

Washington Union Station

Arrive in DC's magnificent Union Station and set off to discover the city by foot, bike or Metro. Tour the monuments and museums of the National Mall, including the new National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Enjoy the organic beauty of the National Botanic Gardens or bike the towpaths of the old C&O Canal or miles of trails along the Potomac River. Marvel at the magnificent architecture of the Library of Congress, the Supreme Court and of course, the U.S. Capitol.

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