There are 10 ways to get from Manhattan to Damariscotta by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to South Station, Boston, MA Peter Pan
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from South Station to Damariscotta, ME Boston

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Bus  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston South Buses 2504 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to Damariscotta, ME 54

$58 - $83

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Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  9h 7m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from South Station to Damariscotta, ME Boston

Drive  •  6h 31m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Damariscotta 363.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly New York La Guardia to Bangor, bus  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Bangor (BGR) LGA - BGR
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, ME to Damariscotta, ME

$209 - $451

Fly New York La Guardia to Portland, Amtrak Thruway  •  6h 31m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Portland (PWM) LGA - PWM
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Portland, ME to Damariscotta, ME

$96 - $293

Fly New York JFK to Portland, Amtrak Thruway  •  6h 46m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Portland (PWM) JFK - PWM
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Portland, ME to Damariscotta, ME

$138 - $397

Fly Newark to Portland, Amtrak Thruway  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Portland (PWM) EWR - PWM
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Portland, ME to Damariscotta, ME

$175 - $276

Fly Newark to Bangor, bus  •  7h 21m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Bangor (BGR) EWR - BGR
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, ME to Damariscotta, ME

$801 - $812

Fly Newark to Boston, bus  •  7h 14m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston / Logan Airport to Damariscotta, ME

$114 - $428

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Damariscotta is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Damariscotta is to fly and Amtrak Thruway which costs $95 - $300 and takes 6h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Damariscotta. However, there are services departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY and arriving at Damariscotta, ME via South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 40m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Damariscotta is 321 miles. The road distance is 363.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Damariscotta without a car is to bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 8h 40m and costs .

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It takes approximately 8h 40m to get from Manhattan to Damariscotta, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Damariscotta bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY station.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Bangor Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Manhattan to Damariscotta bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Damariscotta, ME station.

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Damariscotta, ME, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Damariscotta via South Station, Boston, MA and South Station in around 8h 40m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Portland
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $300
Flights from Newark to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$758
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $480
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Portland via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Newark to Portland via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $510
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Bangor via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $280
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 New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
peterpanbus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from South Station to Damariscotta, ME
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Damariscotta, ME
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.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 New York, Ny to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to Damariscotta, ME
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Bangor, ME to Damariscotta, ME
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Damariscotta, ME
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston / Logan Airport to Damariscotta, ME
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Damariscotta is 363 miles. It takes approximately 6h 31m to drive from Manhattan to Damariscotta.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Bangor Airport.

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There are 166+ hotels available in Damariscotta. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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