There are 2 ways to get from Portland to Baxter State Park by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, taxi  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Sherman, Maine
  3. Take a taxi from Sherman, Maine to Baxter State Park

$158 - $195

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Baxter State Park 255.4 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Portland and Baxter State Park is 181 miles. The road distance is 255.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Baxter State Park without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 6 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Portland to Baxter State Park, including transfers.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Baxter State Park is 255 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to drive from Portland to Baxter State Park.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Baxter State Park.
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  • Distance: 180.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

What companies run services between Portland, ME, USA and Baxter State Park, ME, USA?

There is no direct connection from Portland to Baxter State Park. However, you can take the bus to Bangor, ME, take the walk to Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach, take the bus to Sherman, Maine, then take the taxi to Baxter State Park. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Baxter State Park.

Bus operators
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
Bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Cyr Bus Line
Website
johntcyrandsons.com
Bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Sherman, Maine
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
johntcyrandsons.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sherman, Maine to Baxter State Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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