There are 11 ways to get from Pennsylvania to Maine by train, plane, car or bus

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

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Train to Philadelphia, fly to Bangor  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Gladstone to University City
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Bangor (BGR) PHL - BGR

$185 - $766

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Boston, Ma 2552 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me 3522 / ...

$50 - $121

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Train to Philadelphia, fly to Portland  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Gladstone to University City
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Portland (PWM) PHL - PWM

$193 - $454

Fly Philadelphia to Manchester, drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Manchester (MHT) PHL - MHT
  2. Drive from Manchester to Sanford

$139 - $443

Fly Philadelphia to Boston, bus  •  6 h 4 min

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

$154 - $400

Bus to Newark, fly to Portland  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Willian Penn Highway Route 33 Park & Ride to Newark Airport
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Portland (PWM) EWR - PWM

$136 - $447

Bus to New York La Guardia, fly to Portland  •  6 h 4 min

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

$117 - $457

Train, bus  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Boston South Station Acela Express
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me 3522 / ...

$182 - $477

Train  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Boston Back Bay Station Acela Express
  2. Take the train from Boston North Station to Portland Transportation Center Downeaster

$199 - $510

Bus Megabus  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia - Market St & 6th St to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME

$54 - $102

Drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Portland 409.4 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Pennsylvania to Maine is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pennsylvania to Maine is to train and fly which costs $190 - $460 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pennsylvania to Maine. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Congress St + Hampshire St via Boston, Ma and Congress St + Valley St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 39 min.

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The distance between Pennsylvania and Maine is 556 miles. The road distance is 409.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Pennsylvania to Maine without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 17 min and costs $180 - $480.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Pennsylvania to Maine, including transfers.

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Pennsylvania to Maine bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Philadelphia, Pa station.

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The best way to get from Pennsylvania to Maine is to bus which takes 9 h 39 min and costs $50 - $130. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $190 - $550 and takes 10 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Bangor Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 37 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Pennsylvania to Maine.
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  • Distance: 555.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

What companies run services between Pennsylvania, USA and Maine, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Portland via Boston, Ma, Portland, Me, and Congress St + Valley St in around 9 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Philadelphia to Portland via 30th St Station - MFL, Philadelphia 30th Street Station, Boston Back Bay Station, Back Bay, North Station, Boston North Station, and Portland Transportation Center in around 10 h 11 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Bangor via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Bangor via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
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
Flights from Newark to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$160 - $310
First Class Seat
$260 - $430
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$160 - $310
First Class Seat
$260 - $430
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.

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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
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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 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
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $85
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Email
webmaster@transbridgelines.com
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from Willian Penn Highway Route 33 Park & Ride to Newark Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Concord Coach Lines
Website
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia - Market St & 6th St to New York
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
megabus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Pennsylvania to Maine is 409 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 6 min to drive from Pennsylvania to Maine.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Bangor Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Maine. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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