Greyhound buses stop in downtown Burlington, at 219 S Winsooki St. The Amtrak train station is an inconvenient five miles northeast, in the small community of Essex Junction (connecting buses $1.25). The airport, Vermont’s largest, is a few miles east of town along US-2.
Information and help with accommodation is available from the Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce, 60 Main St (July–Sept Mon–Fri 8.30am–5pm, Sat & Sun 9am–5pm; Oct–June Mon–Fri 8.30am–5pm; t 802/863-3489 or t 1-877/686-5253, w www.vermont.org).
The local CCTA bus company (t 802/864-2282, w www.cctaride.org) runs a free shuttle (every 15–30min Mon–Fri 6.45am–9.30pm; Sat 9am–6.15pm, no Sun service) connecting the university campus, downtown and the waterfront.Read More