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There are 8 ways to get from Maine to Arkansas by plane, car, bus or train

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Fly to Fayetteville

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Fayetteville (XNA)

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Fly to Memphis, drive

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Memphis (MEM)
  2. Drive from Memphis to Jonesboro

Fly to Little Rock

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Little Rock (LIT)

Fly to Texarkana

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Texarkana (TXK)

Fly to Fort Smith

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Fort Smith (FSM)

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Boston / Logan Airport
  2. Take the train from Boston to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Little Rock Union Station

Bus, train via St Louis

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Boston South Buses
  2. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  3. Take the bus from New York to St Louis
  4. Take the train from St. Louis to Little Rock Union Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Portland to Little Rock

Maine to Arkansas by bus and train

The journey time between Maine and Arkansas is around 43h 14m and covers a distance of around 1764 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 5h 15m. The fastest journey normally takes 43h 8m. Operated by Greater Portland Metro Bus, Concord Coach Lines, MBTA and others, the Maine to Arkansas service departs from Portland Public Library and arrives in Little Rock Union Station. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
37h 58m
Layover time:
5h 15m
Total time:
43h 14m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
43h 8m
Journey distance:
1764 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$194
Carbon emissions:
162 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:20
Last service departs at:
08:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Maine to Arkansas bus and train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Maine to Arkansas is to drive which costs $150 - $220 and takes 25h 57m.

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The fastest way to get from Maine to Arkansas is to fly which takes 7h 19m and costs $300 - $950.

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The distance between Maine and Arkansas is 1437 miles. The road distance is 1550.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Maine to Arkansas without a car is to bus and train which takes 40h 21m and costs $190 - $310.

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It takes approximately 7h 19m to get from Maine to Arkansas, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Portland Airport to Fayetteville Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 51m and has one stopover.

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Arkansas is 1h behind Maine. It is currently 4:35 AM in Maine and 3:35 AM in Arkansas.

Yes, the driving distance between Maine to Arkansas is 1550 miles. It takes approximately 25h 57m to drive from Maine to Arkansas.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Portland Airport to Fayetteville Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Arkansas. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Maine to Arkansas.
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  • Distance: 1437.2 miles
  • Duration: 7h 19m

What companies run services between Maine, USA and Arkansas, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from South Portland Gardens to Rogers hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Portland to Fayetteville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Portland to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Portland to Fayetteville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
8h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Portland to Fayetteville via Miami
Ave. Duration
9h 29m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Portland to Fayetteville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
10h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Portland to Little Rock via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Portland to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Portland to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Portland to Little Rock via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
10h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Portland to Little Rock via New York La Guardia, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
10h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Portland to Texarkana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Texarkana via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Texarkana via Philadelphia, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Texarkana via New York La Guardia, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
11h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Texarkana via Reagan Washington, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
11h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Texarkana via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
11h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Fort Smith via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 26m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Fort Smith via Philadelphia, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Fort Smith via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Fort Smith via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Fort Smith via Reagan Washington, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Fort Smith via New York La Guardia, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
12h 23m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Memphis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Portland to Memphis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Portland to Memphis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Portland to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Portland to Memphis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Portland to Memphis via Miami
Ave. Duration
9h 1m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $800
Flights from Portland to Fayetteville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
10h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $750
Flights from Portland to Fayetteville via New York JFK, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 51m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $800
Flights from Portland to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $600
Flights from Portland to Little Rock via New York La Guardia, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $600
Flights from Portland to Little Rock via New York JFK, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $600
Flights from Portland to Memphis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $550
Flights from Portland to Memphis via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $500
Flights from Portland to Memphis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Portland to Fayetteville via Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Portland to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Portland to Memphis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Portland to Memphis via Newark
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Little Rock via Baltimore, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Portland to Memphis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Portland to Memphis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Portland to Memphis via Miami
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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 Boston to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $310
Train from Chicago Union Station to Little Rock Union Station
Ave. Duration
13h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Premium
$270 - $370
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Seat
$140 - $210
Train from St. Louis to Little Rock Union Station
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Premium
$220 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Seat
$90 - $130
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Phone
+1 800-639-3317
Email
info@concordcoachlines.com
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Boston / Logan Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Portland, ME to South Station
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
peterpanbus.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston to New York
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from New York to St Louis
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $140
Flexible
$140 - $210

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The best way to get from Maine to Portland Airport is to line 5 bus which takes 1 min and costs $2 - $4.

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