There are 5 ways to get from Portland to Bar Harbor by bus, car or plane

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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

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Bus via Brunswick, ME  •  8 h 37 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

Bus, fly to Rockland, drive  •  6 h 24 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 Bar Harbor

$113 - $251

Bus, fly to Bar Harbor  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Bar Harbor (BHB) BOS - BHB

$115 - $328

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

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

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The distance between Portland and Bar Harbor is 115 miles. The road distance is 175.3 miles.

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

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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.

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The nearest airport to Bar Harbor is Bar Harbor (BHB) Airport which is 8.9 miles away. Other nearby airports include Bangor (BGR) (42 miles), Rockland (RKD) (50 miles), Portland (PWM) (117.4 miles) and Fredericton (YFC) (131.6 miles).

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Map of how to get from Portland to Bar Harbor.
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  • Distance: 114.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

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.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Rockland
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Boston to Bar Harbor
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Boston to Bar Harbor
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
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
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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