There are 5 ways to get from Boston to Acadia National Park by plane, car, bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Bar Harbor  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Bar Harbor (BHB) BOS - BHB

$132 - $355

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Train, bus, drive  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Boston North Station to Brunswick Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Brunswick, ME to Rockland, ME
  3. Drive from Rockland, ME to Acadia National Park

$58 - $112

3 alternative options

Fly to Rockland, drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rockland (RKD) BOS - RKD
  2. Drive from Rockland to Acadia National Park

$95 - $233

Bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Bangor, ME Boston-Portland-Bangor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Harbor Hill

$64 - $81

Drive  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Acadia National Park 284.2 miles

$27 - $40

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The distance between Boston and Acadia National Park is 199 miles. The road distance is 284.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Acadia National Park without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Boston to Acadia National Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Boston to Acadia National Park is to fly which takes 2 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 14 min.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Bar Harbor Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Acadia National Park is 284 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to drive from Boston to Acadia National Park.

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Silver Airways and Cape Air offer flights from Boston Airport to Bar Harbor Airport.

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There are 89+ hotels available in Acadia National Park. Prices start at $125 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Boston to Acadia National Park.
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  • Distance: 198.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 59 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Acadia National Park, ME, USA?

Silver Airways and Cape Air fly from Boston to Acadia National Park 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Acadia National Park via Bangor, ME, Bangor International Airport, and Bar Harbor - Harbor Hill in around 7 h 14 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Bar Harbor
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Boston to Rockland
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Boston to Bar Harbor
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston North Station to Brunswick Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Downeast Transportation Inc.
Phone
(207) 667-5796
Website
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Harbor Hill
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org

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