There are 3 ways to get from Burlington to Potsdam by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train, drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Burlingt Transit Ctr to Montreal, Pq
  2. Take the train from Montréal to Cornwall
  3. Drive from Cornwall to Potsdam

$47 - $115

2 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Burlingt Transit Ctr to Montreal, Pq 3537 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Montreal to Cornwall, ON 8 stops / ...

$47 - $82

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Burlington to Potsdam 144.8 miles

$14 - $21

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The distance between Burlington and Potsdam is 89 miles. The road distance is 144.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Burlington to Potsdam, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burlington to Potsdam is 145 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to drive from Burlington to Potsdam.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Potsdam. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 88.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 28 min

What companies run services between Burlington, VT, USA and Potsdam, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Burlington to Potsdam via Montreal, Pq, Station Berri-UQAM, Station Bonaventure, Montreal, Cornwall, ON, and Massena, NY in around 8 h 2 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
+1 1 888 842-7245
Train from Montréal to Cornwall
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $70
$25 - $35
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Bus from Burlingt Transit Ctr to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Estimated price
$16 - $40
$16 - $24
$29 - $40
Megabus Canada
Bus from Montreal to Cornwall, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
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