There are 10 ways to get from New York to Portland by bus, train, car, subway or plane

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Bus Concord Coach Lines  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Portland, ME New York

$55 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me 3522 / ...

$37 - $72

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Train, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me 3522 / ...

$145 - $380

Train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Boston North Station to Portland Transportation Center Downeaster

$162 - $412

Drive  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Drive from New York to Portland 318.2 miles

$30 - $45

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Portland  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Portland (PWM) LGA - PWM

$95 - $420

Train to Newark, fly to Portland  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Portland (PWM) EWR - PWM

$127 - $419

Train to New York JFK, fly to Portland  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Portland (PWM) JFK - PWM

$102 - $409

Fly Newark to Boston, bus  •  5 h 38 min

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

$95 - $334

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME

$83 - $285

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Portland. However, there are services departing from New York, NY and arriving at Congress St + Elm St via Portland Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 19 min.

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The distance between New York and Portland is 280 miles. The road distance is 318.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Portland without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from New York to Portland, including transfers.

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New York to Portland bus services, operated by Concord Coach Lines, depart from New York, NY station.

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The best way to get from New York to Portland is to bus which takes 6 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Portland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 11 min.

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New York to Portland bus services, operated by Concord Coach Lines, arrive at Portland, ME station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Portland is 318 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to drive from New York to Portland.

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

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Map of how to get from New York to Portland.
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  • Distance: 280.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 19 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Portland, ME, USA?

Concord Coach Lines operates a bus from New York to Portland twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 6 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Portland via Boston Back Bay Station, Back Bay, North Station, and Boston North Station in around 7 h 24 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
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 Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
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 New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
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 Boston North Station to Portland Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from New York, NY to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.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.

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 Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40

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