Colchester (Vermont)

Colchester is a town in Northwest Vermont. It is home to Saint Michael's College. Colchester is primarily a bedroom community of Burlington. The town is very spread out, with most businesses and residences clustered in three villages: Colchester village, Mallet's Bay, and Severance Corners. St. Michael's College is located in the southeast corner of the town near Winooski and Essex Junction.

View of Mallet's Bay

Get in

By car

I-89, US Route 7, and US Route 2 all pass through town. Colchester is a 10-20 min. drive north of Burlington, 2 hours south of Montreal, and 3.5 hours northwest of Boston.

By plane

Burlington International Airport is a 10-20 minute drive from most parts of Colchester. You can rent a car at the airport.

Get around

You will need a car to get around Colchester.



Outdoor activities include sailing - rent a boat and go sailing on Mallet's Bay.


Other than a Costco and a Shaws, there isn't a whole lot to buy in Colchester.



Rozzi's and Spanked Puppy also have bars attached to the restaurant.


Go next

Routes through Colchester

Montreal St. Albans  N  S  Winooski Burlington via
Rouses Point South Hero  N  S  Winooski Burlington
St. Albans Milton  N  S  Winooski Burlington
END  N  S  Essex Williston

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