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

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

Fly Philadelphia to Bangor  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Bangor (BGR) PHL - BGR

$179 - $759

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  10 h 58 min

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

$48 - $99

9 alternative options

Fly Philadelphia to Portland  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Portland (PWM) PHL - PWM

$188 - $450

Fly Philadelphia to Manchester, drive  •  4 h 18 min

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

$133 - $436

Fly Philadelphia to Boston, bus  •  5 h 38 min

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

$148 - $393

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

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Portland (PWM) JFK - PWM

$180 - $617

Train to Newark, fly to Portland  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Portland (PWM) EWR - PWM

$137 - $466

Train, bus  •  8 h 36 min

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

$179 - $471

Train  •  9 h 24 min

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

$196 - $502

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 40 min

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

$51 - $124

Drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Portland 409.4 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to Maine is to fly which costs $180 - $450 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Maine is 513 miles. The road distance is 409.4 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Philadelphia to Maine, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia 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 40 min.

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What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Maine, USA?

American Airlines flies from Philadelphia to Bangor 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Philadelphia to Portland via Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak, Back Bay, North Station, Boston North Station Amtrak, Portland Transportation Center Amtrak, and Thompsons Point Rd + 100 Thompsons Point Rd in around 9 h 24 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Bangor via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Portland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Newark to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 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 Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$160 - $310
First Class Seat
$260 - $430
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$160 - $310
First Class Seat
$260 - $430
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston North Station Amtrak to Portland Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
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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
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 Market St & 6th St to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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