Getting Here, Parking, and Transportation
Downtown Montpelier is located an quick 40-minute drive from Burlington International Airport and an easy, scenic drive from many major cities.
- New York City: 5 hours
- Montreal: 2 hours, 15 minutes
- Boston: 3 hours
- Hartford, CT: 3 hours
- Albany, NY: 3 hours, 15 minutes
- Portland, ME: 3 hours, 45 minutes
- Providence, RI: 3 hours, 30 minutes
- Quebec City: 4 hours, 30 minutes
ParkingThere is on-street metered parking within the Capitol District. Paid parking is also available throughout Downtown Montpelier. When the Legislature is in session (January to May) parking spaces near the State House tend to fill up early in the day. Free parking is offered in a nearby lot at the Vermont Department of Labor (5 Green Mountain Drive). The Capital Shuttle provides free rides between this satellite parking area and the Capitol District. For hours and routes, visit Green Mountain Transit.
Electric Vehicle ChargingThere are several convenient electric vehicle chargers located in and near downtown. Click here for a map of charging locations.