There are 11 ways to get from New York to Sanford by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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

Train, bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak Acela Express
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Wells 3520 / ...

$183 - $430

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma 2504 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Wells 3520 / ...

$75 - $151

9 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak Acela Express
  2. Take the train from Boston North Station Amtrak to Wells Amtrak Downeaster

$200 - $457

Bus C&J Bus  •  7 h 53 min

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

$133 - $183

Drive  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Drive from New York to Sanford 300.1 miles

$29 - $45

Fly New York La Guardia to Manchester, drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Manchester (MHT) LGA - MHT
  2. Drive from Manchester to Sanford

$106 - $409

Train to New York JFK, fly to Portland, bus, taxi  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Portland (PWM) JFK - PWM
  3. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Wells
  4. Take a taxi from Wells to Sanford

$152 - $490

Fly New York La Guardia to Portland, bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Portland (PWM) LGA - PWM
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Wells

$146 - $499

Fly Newark to Manchester, drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Manchester (MHT) EWR - MHT
  2. Drive from Manchester to Sanford

$111 - $570

Fly Newark to Boston, bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Wells

$116 - $387

Fly Newark to Portland, bus, taxi  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Portland (PWM) EWR - PWM
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Wells
  3. Take a taxi from Wells to Sanford

$166 - $490

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

You can take a bus from New York to Sanford via Boston, Ma and Wells in around 6 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Sanford via Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak, Back Bay, North Station, Boston North Station Amtrak, and Wells Amtrak in around 7 h 12 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Newark to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
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
$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 Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston North Station Amtrak to Wells Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Wells
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
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
Bus from Portland, Me to Wells
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
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
Other operators
Taxi from Wells to Sanford
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Sanford is 402 km. The road distance is 480 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York to Sanford is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from New York to Sanford is to fly and drive which takes 4 h 16 min and costs $100 - $410.

It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to get from New York to Sanford, including transfers.