There are 7 ways to get from New York to Mount Desert Island by plane, bus, train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly from New York La Guardia, bus  •  6 h 18 min

  1. LGA - BGR

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 25 min

$54 - $84

5 alternative options

Fly from New York JFK, bus  •  6 h 13 min

  1. JFK - BGR

Fly from Newark, bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. EWR - BGR

Train, bus  •  12 h 9 min

$84 - $203

Bus via W 4 St  •  13 h 6 min

$59 - $120

Drive  •  8 h 46 min

  1. 492.5 miles

$45 - $70

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Mount Desert Island, ME, USA?

You can take a bus from New York to Bar Harbor via Boston, MA, Boston, MA - South Station, Bangor, ME, and Bangor International Airport in around 12 h 25 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Bangor via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Bangor via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $160
Business Class
$85 - $200
First Class
$200 - $300
Bus operators
West Transportation
Phone
1-800-596-2823
Email
info@westbusservice.com
Website
westbusservice.com
Bus from Bangor Airport to Ellsworth, Maine
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
westbusservice.com
Downeast Transportation Inc.
Phone
(207) 667-5796
Website
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Village Green
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Mount Desert Island is 613 km. The road distance is 788 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York to Mount Desert Island is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from New York to Mount Desert Island is to drive which takes 8 h 46 min and costs $45 - $70.

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Mount Desert Island. However, there are services departing from New York, NY and arriving at Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket via Boston, MA - South Station and Bangor International Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from New York to Mount Desert Island, including transfers.