There are 7 ways to get from Maine to Pennsylvania by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Portland, train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Philadelphia (PHL) PWM - PHL
  2. Take the train from University City to Clifton-Aldan

$196 - $445

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Bus  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma 3525 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Philadelphia, Pa 2561 / ...

$47 - $122

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Fly from Bangor, train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Bangor (BGR) to Philadelphia (PHL) BGR - PHL
  2. Take the train from University City to Clifton-Aldan

$184 - $766

Bus, train  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma 3525 / ...
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...

$182 - $474

Train  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Transportation Center to Boston North Station Downeaster
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...

$200 - $509

Bus, Megabus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport Southbound
  2. Take the Megabus from Boston, MA to 30th Street Station

$60 - $93

Drive  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Philadelphia 412 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Maine to Pennsylvania. However, there are services departing from City Hall and arriving at Philadelphia, Pa via Portland, Me and Boston, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 41 min.

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The distance between Maine and Pennsylvania is 556 miles. The road distance is 412 miles.

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The best way to get from Maine to Pennsylvania without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Maine to Pennsylvania, including transfers.

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Maine to Pennsylvania bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Portland, Me station.

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The best way to get from Maine to Pennsylvania is to bus which takes 9 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Portland Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 36 min.

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Maine to Pennsylvania bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Philadelphia, Pa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Maine to Pennsylvania is 412 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 7 min to drive from Maine to Pennsylvania.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Portland Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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Map of how to get from Maine to Pennsylvania.
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  • Distance: 555.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 39 min

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

You can take a bus from Portland to Philadelphia via Congress St + Valley St, Portland, Me, and Boston, Ma in around 9 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Portland to Philadelphia via Portland Transportation Center, Boston North Station, North Station, Back Bay, Boston Back Bay Station, Philadelphia 30th Street Station, and 30th St Station - MFL in around 9 h 55 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Portland to Philadelphia via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Portland to Philadelphia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Bangor to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Train operators
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 Boston South Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$160 - $310
First Class Seat
$260 - $430
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$160 - $310
First Class Seat
$260 - $430
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 Portland Transportation Center to Boston North Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
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 Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Boston, Ma to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85
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The best way to get from Maine to Portland Airport is to line 5 bus which takes 0 min and costs .

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