Directions to Bread Loaf


The Bread Loaf campus is located in Ripton, Vermont, about twenty minutes from Middlebury. The campus is a 2 1/2 hour drive from Montreal, about 4 hours from both Boston and Hartford, 5 hours from New York City, and 6 1/2 hours from Philadelphia.

In case you would like to use Mapquest for directions, here is an exact address very close to the Bread Loaf campus during the time of the Conference.  (Do not send any materials to the address noted here.  This is just an address that will allow you to use Mapquest.)

1192 Route 125
Ripton, VT  05766

The nearest airport is located in Burlington, Vermont (BTV), about an hour and ten minutes from the Bread Loaf campus.  The Burlington International Airport is served by American, Continental, Delta, Jet Blue, Northwest, United, and USAirways.
Shared taxis from the airport to campus are available.
The College uses a luxury van service called Middlebury Transit.

Vermont Transit provides bus service from Montreal, Boston, Albany, and NYC to Burlington, Vermont.  Shared taxis from the bus terminal to campus are available.  See details noted in paragraph above.

From Burlington Airport According to Google Maps (driving South):

1. Head east on Main St toward S Winooski Ave
0.3 mi
2. Turn right at S Willard St
0.9 mi
3. Turn left at US-7 S/Shelburne St

Continue to follow US-7 S
33.5 mi
4. Turn left at Court Square
174 ft
5. Take the 1st right onto US-7 S/VT-125 E/Court St

Continue to follow US-7 S/VT-125 E
3.7 mi
6. Turn left at VT-125 E/E Main St

Continue to follow VT-125 E
Destination will be on the left

From Rutland, VT According to Google Maps (driving North):

1. Head north on US-7 N/N Main St toward Vernon St

Continue to follow US-7 N
15.0 mi
2. Slight left at Park St
305 ft
3. Continue onto Center St
0.1 mi
4. Continue onto Conant Square
0.2 mi
5. Slight right at US-7 N/Grove St

Continue to follow US-7 N
12.4 mi
6. Turn right at VT-125 E/E Main St

Continue to follow VT-125 E
Destination will be on the left

From Boston, MA According to Google Maps (driving NorthWest):

1. Head southwest on Tremont St toward School St
0.5 mi
2. Turn left at Boylston St
0.1 mi
3. Continue onto Essex St
0.2 mi
4. Slight left at Surface Rd
49 ft
5. Take the ramp onto I-93 N

Partial toll road
Entering New Hampshire
64.6 mi
6. Take the exit onto I-89 N

Partial toll road
Entering Vermont
83.7 mi
7. Take exit 3 for VT-107 toward VT-14/Bethel Royalton
0.3 mi
8. Turn right at VT-107 W
12.9 mi
9. Turn right toward VT-100 N
92 ft
10. Turn right at VT-100 N
0.8 mi
11. Take the 1st right to stay on VT-100 N
0.2 mi
12. Take the 1st left to stay on VT-100 N
11.8 mi
13. Turn left at VT-125 W

Destination will be on the right
8.7 mi