There are 10 ways to get from Albany to Portland by bus, train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma 220 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me 3522 / ...

$39 - $92

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me 3522 / ...

$16 - $40

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Boston, MA South Station Albany
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME Boston-Portland-Bates College / ...

$41 - $95

Train  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Boston North Station Amtrak to Portland Transportation Center Amtrak Downeaster

$74 - $172

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Portland 272.7 miles

$26 - $40

Fly Albany to Portland  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Portland (PWM) ALB - PWM

$152 - $754

Fly Albany to Boston, bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Boston (BOS) ALB - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME

$202 - $410

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Portland  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Portland (PWM) LGA - PWM

$139 - $506

Train to New York JFK, fly to Portland  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Portland (PWM) JFK - PWM

$145 - $495

Train to Newark, fly to Portland  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Portland (PWM) EWR - PWM

$158 - $495

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Albany to Portland is to train and bus which costs $16 - $40 and takes 7 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Portland is to drive which takes 4 h 39 min and costs $26 - $40.

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The distance between Albany and Portland is 305 km. The road distance is 436 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to get from Albany to Portland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Portland. However, there are services departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at Portland, Me via Boston, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Portland, ME, USA?

You can take a bus from Albany to Portland via Boston, Ma in around 6 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Albany to Portland via Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak, Back Bay, North Station, and Boston North Station Amtrak in around 8 h 36 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Portland via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Albany to Portland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Newark to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Portland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Albany to Portland via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Albany to Portland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Albany to Portland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Portland via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Albany to Portland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Albany to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Albany to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Boston North Station Amtrak to Portland Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Boston, MA South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $55
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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