There are 5 ways to get from Portland to Acadia National Park by bus, car or plane

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Bus via Ellsworth, ME  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME Boston-Portland-Bangor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, ME to Ellsworth, Maine East Bound

$93 - $118

Cheapest option

Bus via Brunswick, ME  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Brunswick, ME to Bangor, ME Northbound
  2. Take the bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Village Green

$28 - $36

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME Boston-Portland-Bangor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket

$29 - $37

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Acadia National Park 177.8 miles

$17 - $26

Bus, fly, drive  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rockland (RKD) BOS - RKD
  3. Drive from Rockland to Acadia National Park

$113 - $251

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Acadia National Park is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Acadia National Park is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Acadia National Park. However, there are services departing from Portland, ME and arriving at Acadia National Park - Bubble Pond via Bangor International Airport and Bar Harbor - Village Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 58 min.

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The distance between Portland and Acadia National Park is 111 miles. The road distance is 177.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Acadia National Park without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 43 min and costs $90 - $120.

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from Portland to Acadia National Park, including transfers.

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Portland to Acadia National Park bus services, operated by Concord Coach Lines, depart from Portland, ME station.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Rockland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Acadia National Park.
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  • Distance: 111.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

What companies run services between Portland, ME, USA and Acadia National Park, ME, USA?

You can take a bus from Portland to Acadia National Park via Bangor, ME and Ellsworth, ME in around 4 h 43 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Rockland
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Brunswick, ME to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
West Transportation
Phone
1-800-596-2823
Email
info@westbusservice.com
Website
westbusservice.com
Bus from Bangor, ME to Ellsworth, Maine
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $18
Schedules at
westbusservice.com
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

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