- Amtrak, 300 S Main St. The California Zephyr stops in Burlington on its runs between Chicago and San Francisco.
- Southeast Iowa Regional Airport, (IATA: BRL). About five miles south of town, has nonstop service on Air Choice One to Chicago-O'Hare and St. Louis.
Downtown Burlington's 'crookedest street in the world', Snake Alley. Like a miniature version of San Francisco's Lombard Street.
- Des Moines County Historical Society, N.3rd Street. site of old public library. Now home to Historical Society. Changing exhibites creates fresh interesting local history.
Burlington Bees Baseball, 2712 Mt. Pleasant Street Burlington, Iowa 52601 Phone: +1 319 754-5705 is a Minor league baseball team. The season runs from the second week in April to the second week in September. Price ranges are from $8 to $6 and can be as little as $1 on promotion days.
|Routes through Burlington|
|Omaha ← Ottumwa ←||W E||→ Galesburg → Chicago|
|Osceola ← Fairfield ←||W E||→ Galesburg → Berwyn|
|Davenport ← Muscatine ←||N S||→ Fort Madison → Hannibal|