Getting Around

The Beast of the East gets its name for a reason: it’s big. Here are some tips and tricks to help you navigate and get the most out of your visit.

Directions & Transportation

Resort shuttles. A host of airport choices. It's all here.

  • GETTING HERE IS EASY, find us via GPS at 4763 Killington Road, Killington, VT, 05751, or take advantage of one of our many gateway airports.
    • For international guests, call Killington Central Reservations (800-621-6867) for more information.
  • THE BUS, provides daily service from Rutland to Killington and within the Killington region.
    • In winter, Killington Resort’s Snowshed Lodge serves as the main hub for “The Bus,” which provides guests looking to get around the resort community a great alternative to getting in their own car! 
  • BASE AREA TRANSPORTATION SHUTTLES, offers free daytime transportation between all base lodges at Killington.
    • These shuttles operate daily from Thanksgiving through early April.

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First-Time Visitors

While The Beast may be intimidating at first, the Green Mountains are sure to feel like home in no time. Check out our tips for first-timers, or get comfortable with an on-mountain tour or orientation.

  • MEET THE MOUNTAINS TOURS,led by our Mountain Ambassadors can help you find everything from the best slopes to the best restaurants. Look for them in red jackets emblazoned with the international information sign.
    • On-snow tours meet daily at 10:00 and 11:00 a.m. in the courtyard at Snowshed Lodge.
    • Tours last 75-90 minutes.
    • Appropriate for Killington Green Circle and higher ability levels.
  • MOUNTAIN ORIENTATION, on-snow tours meet on the hour from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.at the large trail map at the top of the K-1 Express Gondola.
    • Tours last roughly five minutes.
    • Appropriate for Killington Green Circle and higher ability levels.

Killington Resort Base Areas

To help everyone get home at the end of the day, here’s a trick: each of the Killington Base Areas is color-coded at the lodge, the lift and parking lot. Your lift ticket even comes with a tie that matches the color of the lodge where it was purchased.

K-1 Blue
Snowshed Green
Ramshead Purple
Bear Mountain Red
Skyeship Orange

Each of our lodges is a unique home base for your Killington adventure, offering parking, food and beverage, guest services, ticket sales, bathrooms, and a great place to warm up during the day. Every lodge features access to terrain for all ability levels.

To help plan out your day, check out the amenities each has to offer - find your favorite or explore them all.

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