There are 3 ways to get from Portland Airport (PWM) to Orono by bus or car
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Take the bus from Portland, ME to Orono, ME / UMaine
Take the bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME
1 alternative option
Drive from Portland Airport (PWM) to Orono
Questions & Answers
The cost-effective way to get from Portland Airport (PWM) to Orono is to drive, which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 24m.
The quickest way to get from Portland Airport (PWM) to Orono is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 24m.
No, there is no direct bus from Portland Airport (PWM) to Orono. However, there are services departing from Portland Jetport and arriving at Main Street Orono via Portland, ME and UM Union. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 51m.
The distance between Portland Airport (PWM) and Orono is 118 miles. The road distance is 143.5 miles.
The best way to get from Portland Airport (PWM) to Orono without a car is to bus which takes 4h 51m and costs .
It takes approximately 4h 51m to get from Portland Airport (PWM) to Orono, including transfers.
Portland Airport (PWM) to Orono bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Portland, ME station.
Portland Airport (PWM) to Orono bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Orono, ME / UMaine station.
Yes, the driving distance between Portland Airport (PWM) to Orono is 143 miles. It takes approximately 2h 24m to drive from Portland Airport (PWM) to Orono.
There are 31+ hotels available in Orono. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Portland Airport (PWM), USA and Orono, ME, USA?
Amtrak operates a bus from Portland, ME to Orono, ME / UMaine 5 times a day, and the journey takes 2h 45m.
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.
Bus from Portland, ME to Orono, ME / UMaine
Bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 15m
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $26 - $40
- Schedules at
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