For Places to Stay and Eat in the Bellows Falls Area, visit: Greater Falls Chamber of Commerce


Bellows Falls is 1/2 hour north of Brattleboro, VT; One hour and ten minutes from Northampton, MA; and approximately four hours from New York City. Downtown Bellows Falls is know to the locals as "The Square." It is the intersection of Westminster Street, Bridge Street, Rockingham Street and Canal Street. Daily Amtrak “Vermonter” and Vermont Transit bus service serve Bellows Falls.


Driving From the North:Take Exit 6 of I-91. At end of ramp, turn right and travel on Rte. 5 South to Downtown Bellows Falls. At first light, turn right onto Westminster Street.

Driving From the South:Take Exit 5 off of I-91 North. At end of ramp, bear right. At bottom of hill turn left onto Rte. 5 North. Go 3 miles to Downtown Bellows Falls, entering The Square via Westminster Street.

Driving From Boston Area:(110 miles from Boston, allow 2 1/4 hours) The quickest way is Rte. 2 to Rte. 140 to Rte. 12. Once in North Walpole look for a left turn at a traffic light next to a rail yard. Go over the Vilas bridge which spans the falls of the Connecticut River and brings you into VT via Bridge Street. Take Bridge Street .5 miles to its end in Downtown Bellows Falls.

Link to MapQuest

Link to Bellows Falls Walking Tour


Parking Information: Ample parking is available on Main Street in Bellows Falls. There are 3 large municipal lots located downtown. The biggest is down Canal Street near the train station.