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There are 4 ways to get from Boston to Scarborough by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 4 min

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

$50 - $68

Cheapest option

Bus via Portland, ME  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME Northbound / ...

$44 - $72

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Boston North Station to Portland Amtrak Station Downeaster

$57 - $99

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Scarborough 103.8 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Scarborough is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Scarborough is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The distance between Boston and Scarborough is 93 miles. The road distance is 103.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Scarborough without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 4 min and costs $45 - $70.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Boston to Scarborough, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Boston to Scarborough is to bus which takes 2 h 4 min and costs $45 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $55 - $100 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Scarborough is 104 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Boston to Scarborough.

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There are 147+ hotels available in Scarborough. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Scarborough.
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  • Distance: 92.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

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

Concord Coach Lines operates a bus from Boston to Scarborough every 3 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. Amtrak also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Boston to Scarborough 5 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston North Station to Portland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
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
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Boston Sth Station, MA to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40

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