Offering scenic views of Vermont and the Green Mountains, Amtrak's Vermonter provide rail service between Washington, DC, and St Albans, VT. Operated in partnership with the State of Vermont, this line services the District of Columbia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont.
A unqiue partnership of four local shorline railways, this new company provides both freight and passenger train service in Vermont.
The Champlain Valley Flyer offers scenic rail journeys in western Vermont and the chance for passengers to ride in vintage rail cars. Running from Burlington to Charlotte, the train stops in Shelburne Village and at the Magic Hat Brewery south of Burlington. Trains run every Saturday and Sunday during summer and fall, three times per day.