There are 11 ways to get from Philadelphia to Portland by plane, 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 Portland  •  4 h 8 min

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

$187 - $447

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 15 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 Newark, fly to Portland  •  4 h 55 min

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

$136 - $463

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Portland  •  5 h 17 min

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

$173 - $625

Train to Baltimore, fly to Portland  •  5 h 5 min

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

$243 - $562

Train to New York JFK, fly to Portland  •  5 h 26 min

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

$180 - $612

Fly Philadelphia to Boston, bus  •  5 h 52 min

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

$115 - $332

Train, bus  •  7 h 53 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 / ...

$178 - $468

Train  •  8 h 51 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

$195 - $499

Bus Megabus  •  10 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 Logan Airport to Portland, ME

$56 - $105

Drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Portland 409.4 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Portland. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Portland, Me via Boston, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Portland is 362 miles. The road distance is 409.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Portland without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to get from Philadelphia to Portland, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Portland is to fly which takes 4 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 51 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 9 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Portland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 24 min.

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

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

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Portland Airport.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Portland.
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  • Distance: 361.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 8 min

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

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Philadelphia to Portland every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Philadelphia to Portland via Boston Back Bay Station, Back Bay, North Station, and Boston North Station in around 8 h 51 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Portland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
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
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
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 Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Portland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Newark to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
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.

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
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
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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