Williston travel guide

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You're Going to Love Williston

With a population of 8,314, Williston is a must-see destination in Vermont, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Williston deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

When to visit Williston

Williston in January
Estimated hotel price
$147
1 night at 3-star hotel
Williston in January
Estimated hotel price
$147
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Williston

Plane

When flying to Williston, you’ll arrive at Burlington (BTV), which is located 3 miles from the city center. Airlines that fly from the United States to Williston include American Airlines, Air Canada and Emirates. The shortest domestic flight to Williston departs from Orlando and takes around 3h 10m.

Train

Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Williston. The train journey from Williston to New York takes 7h 31m and costs around $70 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Baltimore, expect to pay about $111 for a 11h 26m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Williston is to pick up a car rental from Boston, which is about 177 miles from Williston. You’ll find branches of Sixt and Alamo, among others, in Boston.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Williston using Greyhound or FlixBus. From Newark, the bus ride to Williston takes 695 miles and will cost you around $100. From Washington, D.C., the ticket costs about $178 for a journey of 910 miles.

Plane

When flying to Williston, you’ll arrive at Burlington (BTV), which is located 3 miles from the city center. Airlines that fly from the United States to Williston include American Airlines, Air Canada and Emirates. The shortest domestic flight to Williston departs from Orlando and takes around 3h 10m.

Train

Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Williston. The train journey from Williston to New York takes 7h 31m and costs around $70 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Baltimore, expect to pay about $111 for a 11h 26m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Williston is to pick up a car rental from Boston, which is about 177 miles from Williston. You’ll find branches of Sixt and Alamo, among others, in Boston.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Williston using Greyhound or FlixBus. From Newark, the bus ride to Williston takes 695 miles and will cost you around $100. From Washington, D.C., the ticket costs about $178 for a journey of 910 miles.

Airports near Williston

Airlines serving Williston

KLM
Good (839 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,751 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,451 reviews)
Air France
Good (978 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,101 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,933 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,342 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,245 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,943 reviews)
JetBlue
Good (1,538 reviews)
Korean Air
Excellent (764 reviews)
Aeromexico
Good (770 reviews)
Copa Airlines
Good (738 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (5,621 reviews)
Sun Country Air
Good (154 reviews)
Virgin Atlantic
Good (441 reviews)
Air New Zealand
Good (317 reviews)
WestJet
Good (2,048 reviews)
Allegiant Air
Good (423 reviews)
Breeze Airways
Good (60 reviews)
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Where to stay in popular areas of Williston

Most booked hotels in Williston

Green Mountain Suites Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8.9, 1549 reviews)
$234+
Home2 Suites by Hilton Williston Burlington, VT
3 stars
Excellent (8.8, 242 reviews)
$257+
Hilton Garden Inn Burlington Downtown
3 stars
Excellent (8.2, 723 reviews)
$254+
DoubleTree by Hilton Burlington Vermont
4 stars
Excellent (8, 1476 reviews)
$212+
Delta Hotels by Marriott Burlington
3 stars
Good (7.8, 300 reviews)
$202+
Courtyard by Marriott Burlington Williston
3 stars
Good (7.8, 153 reviews)
$199+

Renting a car in Williston

Renting a car in Williston costs $97 per day, on average, or $195 if you want to rent if for 2 days.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 5% more expensive than at Burlington.

Expect to pay $3.82 per gallon in Williston (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $45.88 and $61.17. The most frequently booked car type in Williston is Compact (Nissan Rogue or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Standard rental cars (Chevrolet Colorado or similar) are, on average, 19% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.

Renting a car in Williston costs $97 per day, on average, or $195 if you want to rent if for 2 days.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 5% more expensive than at Burlington.

Expect to pay $3.82 per gallon in Williston (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $45.88 and $61.17. The most frequently booked car type in Williston is Compact (Nissan Rogue or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Standard rental cars (Chevrolet Colorado or similar) are, on average, 19% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.