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Vermont Rail System

102 Railroad Row, White River Junction, Hartford, VT 05001-7042
+1 800-707-3530
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Easy Tide from D.C.

Highly recommend taking the train from D.C. To WRJ. Flawless service and easy pick up and drop off... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
sunshineandicecream2
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Lebanon, New Hampshire
via mobile
Lots of plusses and lots of minuses

My experience with Vermont Rail centers around two things: Summer service to the Montshire... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Biff S
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Canaan, New Hampshire
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102 Railroad Row, White River Junction, Hartford, VT 05001-7042
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend taking the train from D.C. To WRJ. Flawless service and easy pick up and drop off areas. Fun old trains for young kids to admire!

Thank sunshineandicecream2
Reviewed 19 January 2017

My experience with Vermont Rail centers around two things: Summer service to the Montshire Museum: An absolutely fabulous 1/2 hour trip to Norwich Vermont with good scenery, a banjo player doing sing-alongs and an old-time flavor. You stop at the Montshire for about 2 1/2...More

1  Thank Biff S
Reviewed 13 November 2016

My wife and I took Amtrak's daily Vermonter from Washington Union Station to Brattleboro, VT, on our first trip to Vermont. We arrived about 5 PM, which allowed us a full hour to pick up our rental car at Enterprise. They picked us up at...More

Thank TrainManDan10
Reviewed 28 December 2015

I took the Vermonter from Washington DC to White River Junction VT. About 10 hours and only $90. You can't drive it for that. Some great scenery too.

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 10 September 2015

A great customer-focused short line that operates on several routes throughout Vermont and connects with other railroads. They offer occasional excursions in the Burlington and Chester areas, which are very scenic.

1  Thank Jason L
Reviewed 5 December 2014

Seats was clean, food was acceptable, staff were polite and often friendly. They have power available for laptops. Regularly did 5 hour trips to see girlfriend at the time. Only complaint is that on occasion the speaker systems on the trains were not audible or...More

3  Thank Nicholas P
Reviewed 17 June 2014

A nice leisurely train ride from White River Junction almost to Newport, VT and return, with a stop in Saint Johnsbury.

2  Thank Larry559
Reviewed 25 October 2013

The Green Mountain Railway took us up the Connecticut River in October, glorious colour and scenery with a stop at an organic farm and market. There was plenty of room on the train and easy to shoot photos. Food and drinks were available on the...More

4  Thank skysoxwiz
Reviewed 22 October 2013

I have a child obsessed with trains to the Green mountain flyer is a must do for him. Great conductors and great views

7  Thank kris_miami
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Vivienne K
21 February 2017|
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Response from Biff S | Reviewed this property |
Your question was attached to the Vermont Rail System, so I'll answer your question two ways: 1) If you are going from Burlington to Boston via rail, you'll be travelling southwest to White River Junction and then south to... More
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