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Duration 2h 33m
Distance 21.7 miles
Average price $8
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Portsmouth and Plum Island takes 2h 33m and the fastest bus takes 1h 41m. The bus service runs several times per day from Portsmouth to Plum Island. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Line 40 bus, line 2008 bus, line 54 bus

  1. Hanover Station
  2. Portsmouth
  3. Port Plaza, Newburyport
  4. Amesbury
2h 48m
$6 - $10

Portsmouth to Plum Island bus times

Buses run every two hours between Portsmouth and Amesbury. The earliest departure is at 16:00 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Portsmouth is at 19:00 which arrives into Amesbury at 05:29. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 33m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Portsmouth station to Plum Island. However, there are services departing from Hanover Station and arriving at Elm Street and Youngs Court via Portsmouth and Port Plaza, Newburyport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 48m.

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The distance between Portsmouth and Plum Island is 19 miles. The road distance is 21.7 miles.

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Portsmouth to Plum Island bus services, operated by COAST Bus, depart from Hanover Station.

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Portsmouth to Plum Island bus services, operated by Merrimack Valley Transit, arrive at Elm Street and Youngs Court station.

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There are 73+ hotels available in Plum Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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