Williams is about one hour’s drive from the Massachusetts Turnpike and Interstates 91, 90, and 87. Driving time from Boston or New York City is about three hours; from Albany, NY, about one hour; and about two hours from Bradley International Airport outside of Hartford, CT.
For information on hotels, motels and B&Bs, places to eat, and things to see and do in the Berkshires, start with the links below. For travel assistance and other information, use the links at right.
- The Berkshires Official Tourism & Travel Planning Website
- MassVacation Berkshires
- TripAdvisor Williamstown
- Williamstown Chamber of Commerce
- Williamstown Shops and Services (PDF)
“It would be no small advantage if every college were thus located at the base of a mountain.” — Henry David Thoreau, writing of Williams in 1844.