There are 8 ways to get from Long Island to Portsmouth by train, bus, car ferry, car or plane

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

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Train, bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portsmouth, NH

$74 - $199

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Smith Lane to Riverhead County Center S58
  2. Take the bus from Riverhead County Center to Orient Point Ferry Dock S92
  3. Take the car ferry from Orient Point to New London
  4. Take the bus from New London, Ct to Boston, Ma
  5. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portsmouth, NH

$55 - $115

6 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Connection - WB to 40th Street - Manhattan Westbound
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Portsmouth, NH NYC-Ogunquit ME

$92 - $157

Bus, car ferry, train  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Smith Lane to Riverhead County Center S58
  2. Take the bus from Riverhead County Center to Orient Point Ferry Dock S92
  3. Take the car ferry from Orient Point to New London
  4. Take the train from New London Union Station to Boston South Station
  5. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portsmouth, NH

$107 - $260

Drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Centereach to Portsmouth 298.2 miles

$29 - $45

Train to New York JFK, fly to Boston, bus  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA - Logan Airport to Portsmouth, NH

$83 - $317

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, bus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Woodside
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA - Logan Airport to Portsmouth, NH

$83 - $283

Train to New York JFK, fly to Portland, bus, train, line 2 bus  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Portland (PWM) JFK - PWM
  3. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Wells
  4. Take the train from Wells Amtrak to Dover Amtrak
  5. Take the line 2 bus from Dover Transportation Center to Hanover St.

$140 - $475

Questions & Answers

The distance between Long Island and Portsmouth is 197 miles. The road distance is 298.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Long Island to Portsmouth without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 20 min to get from Long Island to Portsmouth, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 3 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Long Island to Portsmouth is 298 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to drive from Long Island to Portsmouth.

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American Airlines, JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 153+ hotels available in Portsmouth. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Long Island to Portsmouth.
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  • Distance: 196.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 20 min

What companies run services between Long Island, NY, USA and Portsmouth, NH, USA?

You can take a bus from Centereach to Portsmouth via Expressway Drive North, Airport Connection - WB, 40th Street - Manhattan, Grand Central - 42 St, Times Sq - 42 St, New York, NY, Portsmouth, NH, and Portsmouth Transportation Center in around 9 h 52 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Woodside
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express

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 New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $160
Business Class
$85 - $200
First Class
$200 - $300
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New London Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wells Amtrak to Dover Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
Bus operators
C&J Bus
Phone
+1 603-430-1100
Website
ridecj.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portsmouth, NH
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Book at
ridecj.com/tickets
Bus from New York, NY to Portsmouth, NH
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Book at
ridecj.com/tickets
Bus from Boston, MA - Logan Airport to Portsmouth, NH
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Book at
ridecj.com/tickets
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Boston Sth, MA to Portsmouth, NH
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Airport Connection - WB to 40th Street - Manhattan
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Smith Lane to Riverhead County Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Riverhead County Center to Orient Point Ferry Dock
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
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 New London, Ct to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Portland, Me to Wells
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
COAST Bus
Phone
+1 603-743-5777
Website
coastbus.org
Bus from Dover Transportation Center to Hanover St.
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
coastbus.org
Ferry operators
Long Island Ferry
Website
longislandferry.com
Car ferry from Orient Point to New London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Schedules at
longislandferry.com
Book at
longislandferry.com
Passenger
$17
Vehicle
$42

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