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There are 5 ways to get from Burlington to Cleveland by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Burlington  •  5h 40m

  1. Fly from Burlington (BTV) to Cleveland (CLE) BTV - CLE

$39 - $324

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Fly from Plattsburgh  •  6h 38m

  1. Fly from Plattsburgh (PBG) to Cleveland (CLE) PBG - CLE

$121 - $375

Bus, train  •  14h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Transit Center Burlington to Marble Valley Regional Transit Center 7
  2. Take the train from Rutland to Schenectady
  3. Take the train from Schenectady to Cleveland Amtrak Station

$99 - $142

Bus  •  18h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Transit Center Burlington to Greyhound \ Trailways Terminal 7
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY - Midtown
  3. Take the bus from New York to Cleveland

$131 - $141

Drive  •  10h 30m

  1. Drive from Burlington to Cleveland 559.4 miles

$55 - $80

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The most affordable way to get from Burlington to Cleveland is to drive, which costs $55 - $80 and takes 10h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Burlington to Cleveland is to fly which costs $35 - $330 and takes 5h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burlington to Cleveland. However, there are services departing from Downtown Transit Center Burlington and arriving at Cleveland via Albany Bus Terminal, Albany, NY and New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 56m.

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The distance between Burlington and Cleveland is 478 miles. The road distance is 559.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Burlington to Cleveland without a car is to bus and train which takes 14h 33m and costs $95 - $150.

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It takes approximately 5h 40m to get from Burlington to Cleveland, including transfers.

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Burlington to Cleveland bus services, operated by Vermont Translines, depart from Downtown Transit Center Burlington station.

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The best way to get from Burlington to Cleveland is to fly which takes 5h 40m and costs $35 - $330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $145 and takes 18h 56m.

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There is no direct flight from Burlington Airport to Cleveland Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 39m and has one stopover.

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Burlington to Cleveland bus services, operated by Great Wall Bus, arrive at Cleveland station.

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Map of how to get from Burlington to Cleveland.
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  • Distance: 478 miles
  • Duration: 5h 40m

What companies run services between Burlington, VT, USA and Cleveland, OH, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Burlington to Cleveland hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Burlington to Cleveland via Albany Bus Terminal, Central Ave & Lexington Ave, Albany, NY, New York, NY - Midtown, and New York in around 18h 56m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Burlington to Cleveland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Burlington to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Burlington to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Burlington to Cleveland via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $370
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burlington to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Burlington to Cleveland via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Burlington to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Plattsburgh to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $390
Flights from Plattsburgh to Cleveland via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 49m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $390
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Burlington to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Flights from Burlington to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Burlington to Cleveland via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rutland to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Schenectady to Cleveland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Vermont Translines
Phone
+1 844- 888-7267
Email
info@vttranslines.com
Website
vttranslines.com
Bus from Downtown Transit Center Burlington to Marble Valley Regional Transit Center
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
vttranslines.com
Book at
vttranslines.com
Bus from Downtown Transit Center Burlington to Greyhound \ Trailways Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
vttranslines.com
Book at
vttranslines.com
Fox Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY - Midtown
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Great Wall Bus
Bus from New York to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Burlington to Cleveland is 559 miles. It takes approximately 10h 30m to drive from Burlington to Cleveland.

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JetBlue Airways, Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Burlington Airport to Cleveland Airport.

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There are 313+ hotels available in Cleveland. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Burlington to Burlington Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs $2.

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