White River Junction

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White River Junction is a village on the Connecticut River in eastern Vermont. It is in the town of Hartford.

Get in[edit]

By car[edit]

White River Junction is located at the junction of Interstate 89 and Interstate 91.

By bus[edit]

  • Greyhound, Sykes Avenue. Phone: +1 802 295-3011, [1]. Service from Boston Logan Airport and South Station to White River Junction. Several motels nearby, 15 minute walk to the center of White River Junction.
  • Dartmouth Coach, Hanover/Lebanon: +1 603 448 2800, [2]. Service from Boston Logan Airport, Boston South Station and New York City to Hanover (Dartmouth College) and Lebanon, both within ten miles of White River Junction.
  • Advance Transit, +1 802 295-1824, [3]. Serves the Upper Valley towns including Wilder, Norwich, Hanover, NH and West Lebanon, NH, Lebanon, Enfield and Canaan. All routes are free.

By plane[edit]

  • Cape Air serves New Hampshire's Lebanon Municipal Airport, three miles from White River Junction. Flights to Boston Logan Airport and New York White Plains Airport.

By train[edit]

  • Amtrak stops in downtown White River Junction, with intrastate service between Burlington and Brattleboro and interstate service to cities between Springfield, Mass. and Washington, DC.

Get around[edit]

  • Advance Transit bus service

See[edit]

  • Get information about the area at the Tourist Information, located at the railway station.
  • Main Street Museum58 Bridge St. Open Thursday through Sunday. All kinds of biological, mineralogical and historical artifacts.
  • Tupelo Music Hall188 S. Main Street +1 802-698-8341.
  • the Quechee Gorge

Do[edit]

  • See if you can follow along on a tour at the Center for Cartoon Studies, 94 South Main St. The CCS is a school that offers a two-year course of study that centers on the creation and dissemination of comics, graphic novels and other visual narratives. They have both a gallery and a library full of comics. To inform about the possibilities, call +1 802 295-3319. [4]
  • Northern Stage Theatre58 N Main St +1 802 291-9009, +1 802 296-7000 (Box Office). A 245-seat theatre playing everything from one-person acoustic concerts to fully staged theatrical productions.

Buy[edit]

  • Great antiques selection in Quechee (village of Hartford).

Eat[edit]

  • China Moon Buffet42 Sykes Avenue +1 802 291-9088.
  • Tip Top Cafe85 N. Main Street +1 802 295-3312.
  • AJ's Restaurant & Lounge40 Bowling Lane +1 802 295-3071. 1 Get an under $20 meal.
  • C&S Pizza104 S Main St.
  • There's a well stocked supermarket just across the bridge in Hartford. They have a nice salad bar at $5 per pound, great for a picnic.
  • There are a few diners on the other side of the river in West Lebanon, a 15 minute walk. Shyrl's Diner has an OK breakfast, but don't order more than two pancakes! They're huge.
  • Also in West Lebanon: Yama, 96 Main St., West Lebanon, +1 603 298-5477. Nice Korean/Japanese cuisine. Average price $12.95 for a main course. Closed on Mondays.
  • Elixir Restaurant and Lounge188 South Main Street +1 802-281-7009.
  • Tuckerbox1 South Main Street +1 802 359-4041.

Drink[edit]

  • CJ's @ Than Wheeler's Tavern6 S Main St. A simple sports bar with both well known and local beers from tap and bottle.
  • Tuckerbox1 S Main St. Open during daytime from Monday through Saturday. Get your coffee fix here: free wifi.

Sleep[edit]

Go next[edit]

Routes through White River Junction
MontpelierSharon  N I-89.svg S  LebanonConcord
Saint JohnsburyNorwich  N I-91.svg S  Bellows FallsBrattleboro
RutlandQuechee  W US 4.svg E  LebanonConcord
Saint JohnsburyNorwich  N US 5.svg S  WindsorBrattleboro


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