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A Reporter Encounters Rail Buffs — and an Unexpected Detour — on Amtrak's Inaugural Trip From Burlington 

Published August 3, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. | Updated August 3, 2022 at 10:01 a.m.

The Ethan Allen Express runs daily from Burlington's Union Station at 10:10 a.m. and arrives at New York City's Penn Station at approximately 5:45 p.m. Burlington-bound trains depart Penn Station at 2:20 p.m. and arrive at Union Station at 9:55 p.m. As of Tuesday, riders were no longer required to disembark and take a bus between Saratoga Springs and Albany.

The original print version of this article was headlined "Train-ing Day"

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Alison Novak

Alison Novak

Alison is the former managing editor at Kids VT, Seven Days' parenting publication and writes about education for Seven Days.


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