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Amtrak's Vermonter

(Montréal) - St. Albans - Burlington - Montpelier -
Springfield - New York - Washington

Reservations required.

Services on the Vermonter.
Border crossing information.

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    R55       R57                Train Number                      R56       R54            
   Mo-Fr     Sa/Su               Days of Operation                Mo-Fr     Sa/Su           
     #                            Will also Operate                           #             
              #                   Will not Operate                  #                       
      Read down                                                       Read up               
                      miles                                                     .    
   8055      8057                Thruway Number                   8056      8054         
 B 5:45a   B 5:45a       0   Dp  Montréal, QC (Central Sta) Ar  B11:00p   B11:00p    
 B 7:45a   B 7:45a      69   Ar  St. Albans, VT [Jay Peak]  Dp  B 9:30p   B 9:30p
   8:30a     8:30a       0   Dp  St. Albans, Vt [Jay Peak]  Ar    9:25p     9:25p           
   9:00a     9:00a      24       Burlington-Essex Jct, VT         8:44p     8:44p           
   9:28a     9:28a      47       Waterbury-Stowe, VT              8:16p     8:16p           
   9:42a     9:42a      56       Montpelier-Barre, VT             8:02p     8:02p           
  10:17a    10:17a      86       Randolph, VT                     7:27p     7:27p           
  11:05a    11:05a     118       White River Jct., VT             6:45p     6:45p           
  11:23a    11:23a     131       Windsor-Mt. Ascutney, VT         6:20p     6:20p           
  11:34a    11:34a     140       Claremont, NH                    6:08p     6:08p           
  11:56a    11:56a     157       Bellows Falls, VT                5:45p     5:45p           
  12:31p    12:31p     181       Brattleboro, VT                  5:10p     5:10p           
   1:19p     1:19p     216       Amherst, MA                      4:20p     4:20p           
   2:40p     2:40p     251   Ar  Springfield, MA             Dp   3:15p     3:15p           
   2:50p     2:50p           Dp                              Ar   3:00p     3:00p           
   3:12p     3:12p     266       Windsor Locks, CT                2:26p     2:26p           
   3:25p     3:25p     277       Hartford, CT                     2:10p     2:10p           
   3:38p     3:38p     288       Berlin, CT                       1:56p     1:56p           
   3:49p     3:49p     295       Meriden, CT                      1:46p     1:46p           
   3:59p     3:58p     311       Wallingford, CT                  1:37p     1:37p           
   4:21p     4:21p     314   Ar  New Haven, CT               Dp   1:22p     1:22p           
   4:41p     4:41p           Dp                              Ar   1:06p     1:06p           
   5:01p     5:01p     327       Bridgeport, CT                  12:42p    12:42p           
   5:28p     5:28p     350       Stamford, CT                    12:18p    12:18p           
   6:25p     6:25p     385   Ar  New York, NY (Penn Sta)     Dp  11:30a    11:30a           
   6:45p     6:55p           Dp                              Ar  11:18a    10:43a           
   7:02p     7:12p     396       Newark, NJ                      11:00a    10:25a           
   ----      7:25p     410       Metropark, NJ                    ----     10:10a           
   7:35p     7:51p     443       Trenton, NJ                     10:27a     9:50a           
   8:02p     8:19p     476   Ar  Philadelphia, PA            Dp   9:58a     9:20a           
   8:10p     8:22p           Dp                              Ar   9:55a     9:17a           
   8:32p     8:43p     502       Wilmington, DE                   9:35a     8:57a           
   9:15p     9:26p     570       Baltimore, MD (Penn Sta)         8:50a     8:10a           
   9:28p     9:39p     581       BWI Airport Rail Sta, MD         8:35a     7:56a           
 D 9:41p   D 9:52p     602       New Carrollton, MD             P 8:20a   P 7:41a           
  10:00p    10:10p     611   Ar  Washington, DC              Dp   8:10a     7:30a    
# -- Train will also/will not operate 5/28; 7/4; 9/3                                        
D -- Stops only to deposit passengers.                                                      
P -- Stops only to pick passengers up.                                                      
R -- Indicates an all-reserved train.

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Services on the Vermonter

  • Coaches -- Reservations required.
  • Business Class:
    • Reserved Deluxe Seating
    • Complimentary non-alcoholic beverage service.
    • At-seat power outlets for laptops.
  • Quiet Car:
    • Coach seating.
    • No cell phone use or loud conversations.
    • Service is available only Monday through Friday.
  • Cafe Car -- Sandwiches, snacks, and beverages.
  • Trails and Rails Program -- In a cooperative effort with the National Park Service, volunteer rangers provide a narrative along the route (weekends & holidays). Visit for details.
  • Smoking -- Smoking is not permitted on these trains.

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The Ethan Allen Express and Vermonter are financed primarily through funds made available by the Vermont State Department of Transportation. State supported trains are operated at the discretion of each state and their operation is dependent upon continued state financial support.

The Ethan Allen Express provides service between New York and Rutland, VT.

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