There are 3 ways to get from Portland to Bar Harbor by bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 10 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

2 alternative options

Bus via Brunswick, ME  •  8 h 32 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

$30 - $39

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Bar Harbor 175.3 miles

$17 - $25

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

You can take a bus from Portland to Bar Harbor via Bangor, ME and Bangor International Airport in around 5 h 10 min.

Bus operators
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Portland and Bar Harbor is 183 km. The road distance is 280 km.

The cheapest way to get from Portland to Bar Harbor is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Portland to Bar Harbor is to drive which takes 3 h 14 min and costs $17 - $25.

No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Bar Harbor. However, there are services departing from Portland, ME and arriving at Bar Harbor - Hannaford's Supermarket via Bangor International Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Portland to Bar Harbor, including transfers.