There are 9 ways to get from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

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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Fly Philadelphia to Bangor, shuttle  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Bangor (BGR) PHL - BGR
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Bangor to Bar Harbor

$209 - $809

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Bus via New York  •  15 h 31 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 Bangor, ME
  4. Take the bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Village Green

$67 - $112

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Fly Philadelphia to Bar Harbor  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Bar Harbor (BHB) PHL - BHB

$197 - $377

Train to Newark, fly to Bangor, shuttle  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Bangor (BGR) EWR - BGR
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Bangor to Bar Harbor

$188 - $815

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Bangor, shuttle  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Bangor (BGR) LGA - BGR
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Bangor to Bar Harbor

$225 - $767

Train to New York JFK, fly to Bangor, shuttle  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Bangor (BGR) JFK - BGR
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Bangor to Bar Harbor

$227 - $684

Train, bus  •  13 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Boston South Station
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Bangor, ME
  3. Take the bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket

$197 - $480

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Bangor, ME
  3. Take the bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket

$69 - $133

Drive  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor 583.7 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 10 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor is to fly and shuttle which costs $200 - $850 and takes 6 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket via Boston, MA - South Station and Bangor International Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 45 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Bar Harbor is 473 miles. The road distance is 583.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor without a car is to train and bus which takes 13 h 21 min and costs $190 - $480.

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Bar Harbor bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Philadelphia, Pa station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor is to fly which takes 6 h 49 min and costs $190 - $380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $65 - $140 and takes 14 h 45 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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Philadelphia to Bar Harbor bus services, operated by Downeast Transportation Inc., arrive at Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket station.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor.
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  • Distance: 472.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 25 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Bar Harbor, ME, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Cape Air and two other airlines fly from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor via Boston, Ma, Boston, MA - South Station, Bangor, ME, and Bangor International Airport in around 14 h 45 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 New York La Guardia to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Bangor via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor via New York La Guardia, Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor via Albany, Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor via New York La Guardia, Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor via Albany, Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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
Bus operators
Bar Harbor-Bangor Shuttle
Website
barharborbangorshuttle.com
Shuttle from Bangor to Bar Harbor
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
barharborshuttle.net
Downeast Transportation Inc.
Phone
(207) 667-5796
Website
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Village Green
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
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 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
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 Philadelphia to Bar Harbor is 584 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 19 min to drive from Philadelphia to Bar Harbor.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Bangor Airport.

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There are 101+ hotels available in Bar Harbor. Prices start at $126 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Philadelphia Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $7.

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