There are 8 ways to get from Portland to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to New York JFK  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to New York JFK (JFK) PWM - JFK

$96 - $403

Cheapest option

Bus Concord Coach Lines  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to New York, NY Maine

$36 - $88

6 alternative options

Fly to Newark, train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Newark (EWR) PWM - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  4. Take the train from Station D Jamaica Station to Terminal 4

$134 - $434

Fly to New York La Guardia  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PWM - LGA

$108 - $430

Bus, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma 3525 / ...
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$143 - $388

Train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Transportation Center Amtrak to Boston North Station Amtrak Downeaster
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$161 - $423

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma 3525 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal Boston

$47 - $90

Drive  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Portland to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 318.2 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portland to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to fly which costs $95 - $410 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Portland and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 277 miles. The road distance is 318.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Portland to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Portland, Me and arriving at JKF Terminal 4 via Boston, MA - South Station and New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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There are 1611+ hotels available in New York JFK Airport (JFK). Prices start at $118 USD per night.

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Portland to New York JFK Airport (JFK) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at South Station.

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Map of how to get from Portland to New York JFK Airport (JFK).
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  • Distance: 277.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

What companies run services between Portland, ME, USA and New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA?

JetBlue Airways and Delta fly from Portland to New York JFK Airport (JFK) every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Portland to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via Boston North Station Amtrak, North Station, Back Bay, Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak, New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Jamaica, and Station D Jamaica Station in around 8 h 5 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Portland to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Portland to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Station D Jamaica Station to Terminal 4
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Transportation Center Amtrak to Boston North Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Concord Coach Lines
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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