There are 5 ways to get from Boston to Ellsworth 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 53 min

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

$121 - $331

Cheapest option

Fly to Rockland, drive, bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rockland (RKD) BOS - RKD
  2. Drive from Rockland to Stonington - Burnt Cove Market
  3. Take the bus from Stonington - Burnt Cove Market to Ellsworth City Hall

$97 - $227

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Bangor, ME Boston-Portland-Bangor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, ME - Concord Coach to Ellsworth, Maine East Bound

Train, bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Boston North Station Amtrak to Portland Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, ME - Concord Coach to Ellsworth, Maine

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Ellsworth 261.4 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Ellsworth, ME, USA?

Peninsula Airways and Cape Air fly from Boston to Ellsworth 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Ellsworth via Bangor, ME and Bangor, ME - Concord Coach in around 6 h 5 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 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Peninsula Airways
Website
penair.com
Flights from Boston to Bar Harbor
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Bus operators
Downeast Transportation Inc.
Phone
(207) 667-5796
Website
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Stonington - Burnt Cove Market to Ellsworth City Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
Concord Coach Lines
West Transportation
Phone
1-800-596-2823
Email
info@westbusservice.com
Website
westbusservice.com
Bus from Bangor, ME - Concord Coach to Ellsworth, Maine
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
westbusservice.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Boston to Ellsworth?

The distance between Boston and Ellsworth is 323 km. The road distance is 418 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Boston to Ellsworth?

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Ellsworth is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Boston to Ellsworth?

The quickest way to get from Boston to Ellsworth is to fly which takes 2 h 53 min and costs $120 - $340.

Is there a direct bus between Boston and Ellsworth?

No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Ellsworth. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA - South Station and arriving at Ellsworth, Maine via Bangor, ME - Concord Coach. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Boston to Ellsworth?

It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Boston to Ellsworth, including transfers.