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There are 3 ways to get from Orono to Portland by bus or car

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Bus via Bangor, ME  •  2h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Bangor, ME to Portland, ME 59 / ...

$59 - $77

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Bus  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Orono, ME / UMaine to Portland, ME 8265

Drive  •  2h 18m

  1. Drive from Orono to Portland 140.1 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Orono to Portland is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Orono to Portland is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2h 18m.

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The distance between Orono and Portland is 116 miles. The road distance is 140.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Orono to Portland without a car is to bus via Bangor, ME which takes 2h 40m and costs $55 - $80.

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It takes approximately 2h 40m to get from Orono to Portland, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Orono to Portland is 140 miles. It takes approximately 2h 18m to drive from Orono to Portland.

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There are 190+ hotels available in Portland. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 115.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 40m

What companies run services between Orono, ME, USA and Portland, ME, USA?

Concord Coach Lines operates a bus from Orono to Portland every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 2h 25m.

Bus operators

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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+1 215-856-7924
Bus from Orono, ME / UMaine to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Twice daily

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