There are 10 ways to get from Newark to Portland by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Newark to Portland  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Portland (PWM) EWR - PWM

$110 - $402

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Bus Boltbus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston, MA Phil
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me 3522 / ...

$34 - $78

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Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly to Portland  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Woodside
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Portland (PWM) LGA - PWM

$144 - $551

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Portland  •  4 h 32 min

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

$151 - $538

Fly Newark to Boston, bus  •  5 h 27 min

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

$75 - $310

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Portland  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Portland (PWM) PHL - PWM

$261 - $640

Train, bus  •  6 h 57 min

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

$149 - $390

Train  •  7 h 55 min

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

$166 - $422

Bus Megabus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME Boston-Portland-Bates College / ...

$44 - $82

Drive  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Portland 326.1 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Portland is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Portland is to fly which costs $110 - $410 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark station to Portland. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Portland, Me via Boston, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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The distance between Newark and Portland is 286 miles. The road distance is 326.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Portland without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 57 min and costs $140 - $390.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Newark to Portland, including transfers.

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Newark to Portland bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Newark to Portland is to fly which takes 3 h 44 min and costs $110 - $410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $80 and takes 7 h 10 min, you could also train, which costs $160 - $430 and takes 7 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Portland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 16 min.

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Newark to Portland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Portland, Me station.

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Map of how to get from Newark to Portland.
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  • Distance: 286.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Portland, ME, USA?

United Airlines flies from Newark to Portland every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Portland via Boston, MA and Boston, Ma in around 7 h 10 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Portland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
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 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
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 Philadelphia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
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 Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$45 - $130
First Class Seat
$110 - $130
Train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Train from Newark Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$130 - $270
First Class Seat
$220 - $350
Train from Newark Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$130 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $350
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Woodside
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
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
$20 - $28
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
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
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Website
boltbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Portland is 326 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to drive from Newark to Portland.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Portland Airport.

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There are 165+ hotels available in Portland. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newark to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs $1 - $2.

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