|Transportation for Manchester, Vermont|
|Located between mountain ranges, Manchester is easier to get to from north or south than from east or west.|
Manchester VT is served by s, the faster north-south highway in western Vermont; and several Vermont highways including VT 7A and VT 30.
However, to reach Manchester from Interstate highways to the east (I-91) or west (I-89), you must cross the Green Mountains to the east or the Taconic range to the west, and this can take some time.
Albany NY: 61 miles (98 km) SW, 1.5 hours
Bennington VT: 25 miles (40 km) S, 40 minutes
Boston MA: 153 miles (246 km) SE, 3.5 hours
Burlington VT: 100 miles (161 km) N, 2.5 hours
Hartford CT: 133 miles (214 km) S, 2.5 hours
Montreal QC: 195 miles (314 km) NW, 4 hours
New York City NY: 209 miles (336 km), 4 hours
Vermont Translines' daily buses between Burlington VT and Albany NY stop in Manchester and can take you to varous towns along north-south US Route 7, or via Rutland along US Route 4 to White River Junction VT and Hanover and Lebanon NH. More...
The Green Mountain Community Network, Inc. connects Manchester VT with Bennington VT, from which you can connect to the southern Vermont town of Wilmington (with connections to Brattleboro), and also to Williamstown, Massachusetts. More...
—by Tom Brosnahan