Norton – Stanhope Border Crossing

Norton border station

Norton border station

The Norton – Stanhope border crossing is a moderately used port, averaging 150 vehicles per day. This crossing links the town of Stanhope, Quebec to Norton, Vermont. The port is located in a rural area, particularly on the Canadian side of the border with just the border station and some farmland nearby.


Hours of Operations & Wait Times

Border Wait times - Norton -

Last Checked: 2017-11-20, At 11:00 pm EST
Vehicle TypeCanada -> USAUSA -> Canada
Personal vehiclesLanes open: 1Status: no delay - 0mNexus: N/AReady Lanes: N/Ano delay
Commercial vehiclesLanes open: 1Status: no delay - 0mFAST LaneN/Ano delay

The Norton – Stanhope border crossing is open 24/7. Travelers can check current wait times by visiting the CBP website or downloading the CanBorder app and the CBP Border Wait Times app (Google Play or iTunes).

Weather, Traffic & Road Conditions

Find more about Weather in Norton, VTTravelers can check the New England 511 website to find out the state of traffic and roads on the highways of Vermont. They can also follow the Twitter account @511VT to get the same updates. Visitors to Quebec can use the Quebec 511 program to get traffic and road conditions reports in the province. Travelers can access the information by calling  511 or 1-888-355-0511, downloading the program’s mobile app, or following the Twitter account @Qc511_Mtl.

Contact & Directions for Your Trip

To learn more information about crossing the border at the Norton VT port of entry, travelers can use the phone numbers below to contact the customs officials at this location. To drive to this port, 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, head north on Route 114 then Route 147 to reach the US-Canada border in Norton. From Quebec, head south on Route 147 to reach the border in Stanhope.

Address & Phone Numbers


  • U.S.: 115 Vermont 147, Norton, Vermont 05476
  • US Customs: (802) 822-5233


  • Canada: 1000 Highway 147, Stanhope QC  J1A 2S2
  • Canadian Customs: (819) 849-2922

Useful information for travelers

On your way to crossing the border hotels are available, compare best hotels prices available on the US side and Canadian side. Bed and breakfast can be found here and here. If you are looking to find cheap cars for rent check this website for comparision of car rent prices. Check best car rental deals from Hertz, Avis, National Car Hire and Alamo.

Are you heading for camping, check for this fantastic campgrounds, or search for the best RV parking places. Need an RV hired, check this website. Boats and canoes are available for rent if you are crossing the border for some fun and hiking check these accommodation options. Are you going for golf – see the top golf courses and tee times here. Hiking options.

Did you car break down middle of the road, call for car help get emergency services. Do you need travel insurance – visit our partners here. You pets can be insured as well here. Visiting Canada for medical reasons, check this website.

Documentation needs to be all ready, for find the necessary legal forms here.

Things to Know About the Norton – Stanhope Border Crossing:

  • The Stanhope Duty Free store is located at 985 Route 147, Stanhope, Quebec. The store is closed during the winter.
  • A rare, unmanned crossing was once located near the Norton – Stanhope port of entry, on Nelson Road. People could pass through this crossing but are still required to check in at the nearby customs facility before proceeding. Cameras and sensors were used to closely monitor this “uncontrolled crossing.” In 2015, bollards were used to block the crossing.
  • The US border station at the Norton VT port was built in 1933 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Links of Interest

Recent News & Updates about Norton – Stanhope Border Crossing

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Border Security, Police Seek Job Applicants

Caledonian Record - 3 weeks ago
... Protection Agency. There's a “huge push” to hire new CBP agents to serve in the Norton...

Vt., Other US Border Crossings Seek Agents

Valley News - 3 months ago
2, 2017 photo, U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent Mario Marquis checks in a driver at the...

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