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

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Train, Amtrak Thruway, drive  •  10h 3m

  1. Take the train from Woburn Amtrak Station to Brunswick Amtrak Station
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Brunswick, ME to Rockland, ME
  3. Drive from Rockland, ME to Acadia National Park

$57 - $118

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  10h 38m

  1. Take the train from Woburn Amtrak Station to Portland Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME
  3. Take the bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Harbor Hill

$81 - $138

Drive  •  5h 4m

  1. Drive from Chelmsford to Acadia National Park 279 miles

$27 - $40

Line 16 bus, train, tram, fly to Bar Harbor  •  4h 55m

  1. Take the line 16 bus from 16 Boston Rd to Kennedy Center
  2. Take the train from Lowell to North Station
  3. Take the tram from North Station to Copley
  4. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Bar Harbor (BHB) BOS - BHB

$147 - $368

Train, fly to Rockland, drive  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the train from Lowell to North Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rockland (RKD) BOS - RKD
  3. Drive from Rockland to Acadia National Park

$110 - $246

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chelmsford to Acadia National Park is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 5h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Chelmsford to Acadia National Park is to line 16 bus and train and tram and fly which costs $140 - $370 and takes 4h 55m.

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The distance between Chelmsford and Acadia National Park is 199 miles. The road distance is 279 miles.

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The best way to get from Chelmsford to Acadia National Park without a car is to train and bus which takes 10h 38m and costs $80 - $140.

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It takes approximately 10h 3m to get from Chelmsford to Acadia National Park, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Chelmsford to Acadia National Park is 279 miles. It takes approximately 5h 4m to drive from Chelmsford 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 90+ hotels available in Acadia National Park. Prices start at $127 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chelmsford to Acadia National Park.
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  • Distance: 199 miles
  • Duration: 10h 3m

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

There is no direct connection from Chelmsford to Acadia National Park. However, you can take the line 16 bus to Kennedy Center, take the walk to Lowell, take the train to Anderson/Woburn, take the walk to Woburn Amtrak Station, take the train to Brunswick Amtrak Station, take the walk to Brunswick, ME, take the Amtrak Thruway to Rockland, ME, then take the drive to Acadia National Park. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Chelmsford to Acadia National Park via Kennedy Center, Lowell, Anderson/Woburn, Woburn Amtrak Station, Portland Amtrak Station, Portland, ME, Bangor, ME, Bangor International Airport, and Bar Harbor - Harbor Hill in around 10h 38m.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Bar Harbor
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Boston to Rockland
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Boston to Bar Harbor
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Woburn Amtrak Station to Brunswick Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Woburn Amtrak Station to Portland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $230
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Lowell to North Station
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
MBTA
Tram from North Station to Copley
Ave. Duration
13m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus 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
Bus from Brunswick, ME to Rockland, ME
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Downeast Transportation Inc.
Phone
(207) 667-5796
Website
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Harbor Hill
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
Lowell Regional Transit Authority
Website
lrta.com
Bus from 16 Boston Rd to Kennedy Center
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
lrta.com

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