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There are 5 ways to get from Lewiston to Salem by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Lewiston to Boston

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Lewiston to Wells
  2. Take the train from Wells to Boston

Drive

  1. Drive from Lewiston to Salem

Bus to Augusta, fly

  1. Take the bus from Lewiston to Augusta
  2. Fly from Augusta (AUG) to Boston (BOS)

Bus to Portland, fly

  1. Take the bus from Lewiston to Portland
  2. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Boston (BOS)

Lewiston to Salem by bus and train

The journey time between Lewiston and Salem is around 4h 37m and covers a distance of around 165 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 33 min. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 31m. Services are operated by Greyhound USA and MBTA. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 4m
Layover time:
33 min
Total time:
4h 37m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
4h 31m
Journey distance:
165 miles
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
$21
Carbon emissions:
31 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:05
Last service departs at:
11:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lewiston to Salem bus and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lewiston to Salem is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2h 13m.

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The fastest way to get from Lewiston to Salem is to drive. Taking this option will cost $12 - $18 and takes 2h 13m.

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The distance between Lewiston and Salem is 115 miles. The road distance is 125.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Lewiston to Salem without a car is to bus which takes 4h 37m and costs $21 - $45.

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It takes approximately 4h 37m to get from Lewiston to Salem, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lewiston to Salem is 125 miles. It takes approximately 2h 13m to drive from Lewiston to Salem.

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Cape Air offers flights from Augusta Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 254+ hotels available in Salem. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lewiston to Salem.
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  • Distance: 115.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 37m

What companies run services between Lewiston, ME, USA and Salem, MA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Lewiston to Boston once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 3h 20m.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Augusta to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Flights from Portland to Boston
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wells to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
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amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lewiston to Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Lewiston to Wells
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $20
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Lewiston to Augusta
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$27 - $40
Bus from Lewiston to Portland
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$27 - $40

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