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Getting Here


Yes, You Can Get Here from There!

Whether you are a new visitor to our piece of the Northeast Kingdom, a frequent vacationer, or long time resident, the Visit section of our site will help you get here, get around and find a place to stay.  We're easy to get to with I-91 passing just east of the city. (Exit 27 off I-91 Northbound or Exit 28 off I-91 Southbound.)

Here are some mileage measurements from Google Maps to help with your travel planning.

  • 216 miles to Boston, MA  (typically 3.5 hours)
  • 83 miles to Burlington, VT (1.5 hours)
  • 98 miles to Hanover, NH
  • 30 miles to Magog, QC, Canada ( 49km)
  • 108 miles to Montreal, QC, Canada (173 km)  (under 2 hours)
  • 364 miles to New York City, NY
  • 188 miles to Quebec City, QC, Canada  (302 km)
  • 41 miles to Sherbrooke, QC, Canada  (67 km)

If you fly into Burlington, VT (BTV) you will find Newport is a 1.5 hour drive.


Crossing the US and Canadian Border

Newport promises remote, unspoiled wilderness with great natural beauty, rich cultural heritage, and a broad array of outdoor recreation options. Our community is an easily accessible, four-season, safe and friendly destination for Canadian travelers.  We encourage you to visit the following websites for up to date information regarding the process of crossing the U.S. / Canadian Border: 

US Customs and Border Protection 

US Department Of State