Beecher Falls – East Hereford Border Crossing

Beecher Falls – East Hereford border crossing 

Beecher Falls – East Hereford border crossing

The Beecher Falls – East Hereford border crossing is a lightly traveled port that connects the village of Beecher Falls, Vermont and East Hereford, Quebec. It is one of two crossings in the town of Canaan, Vermont.


Hours of Operations & Wait Times in Beecher Falls East Hereford

The US port of entry is open 24/7 to all vehicles. The Canadian port of entry is also open 24/7 to passenger vehicles. Its commercial services, however, is only available on weekdays and Sundays from 8 am to 5 pm. Travelers who want to get current wait times at this crossing can get the CanBorder app or the CBP Border Wait Times app on Google Play or iTunes.


Weather, Traffic & Road Conditions

Most of the crossings at this port are locals and vacationers. Traffic rarely gets heavy as this is a fairly low volume border crossing. Travelers can get updates on road conditions in Vermont by visiting the New England 511 website or following the Twitter account @511VT.

The Quebec 511 program provides travelers with updates on traffic and road conditions via their telephone service (511 or 1-888-355-0511). Travelers can also use the mobile app or follow the Twitter account @Qc511_Mtl to get the status of roads in Quebec.


Contact & Directions for Your Trip

To learn more about crossing the border at the Beecher Falls – East Hereford port, travelers can talk to customs officials at this location using the phone numbers below. To drive to this crossing, travelers can use the map and directions provided below.

Find Directions to the Border Crossing on the Map

How to Get to the Border?
From the US, take US 3 to Beecher Falls where a bridge crossing the Connecticut River connects the highway to Vermont Route 253. Continue until you reach the US-Canada border. From Quebec, head south on Route 253 until you reach the Vermont Border.

Address & Phone Numbers

  • U.S.: Vermont 253 Beecher Falls, Vermont 05902
  • US Customs: (802) 266-3336
  • Canada: Highway 253, East Hereford, Quebec J1B 1SO
  • Canadian Customs: (819) 844-2243

Things to Know About the Beecher Falls – East Hereford Border Crossing:

  • Hikers visiting East Hereford can access the Neil-Tillotson Trail which is renowned for its beautiful scenery including the Donat Falls.
  • Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy hiking, camping, boating, skiing, and snowmobiling at Canaan, Vermont.

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