ESSEX JUNCTION, VERMONT
Rail Station Information
A station building (with waiting room) is located at:
Essex Junction is home to the Champlain Valley Exposition which hosts a myriad of events and performances year-round. Events range from the 10-day Champlain Valley Fair and the Vermont Quilt Show to seeing the acrobats fly in Circus Smirkus.
About 7 miles from Essex Junction is Vermont's Queen City, Burlington. Public bus service makes it easy to get from the train station into downtown Burlington which is extremely walkable (or bikeable). You'll find attractions, lodging, shopping, and restaurants all within walking distance of the downtown transit center making Burlington and Essex Junction the perfect stop for a car-free vacation.
The following attractions are located within walking distance (or a short taxi/bus ride):
The following lodging is located within walking distance (or a short taxi/bus ride):
- The train station is a 4-minute walk to Essex Junction town center.
- Burlington Taxi
- Champlain Taxi
- Green Mountain Transit provides bus service to Burlington city center, every 15-30 minutes depending on the time of day. Find the detailed schedule. Amtrak arrives into Essex every day at 8:18pm and there is a bus at 8:40pm Monday-Saturday. The bus does not operate on Sundays.