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There are 12 ways to get from Princeton to Portland by train, bus, car or plane

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

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Train, bus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME

$95 - $254

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station Ny
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME

$44 - $129

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Bus Megabus  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to New York Port Authority
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME

$47 - $102

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  3. Take the train from Boston North Station to Portland Transportation Center

$179 - $467

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Boston Back Bay Station Northeast Regional
  2. Take the train from Boston North Station to Portland Transportation Center Downeaster

$124 - $287

Drive  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Princeton to Portland 365.4 miles

$35 - $55

Line 606 bus, train to Philadelphia, fly to Portland  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 606 bus from Nassau St At Palmer Square to Wallenberg Blvd In Front Of Terminal
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Portland (PWM) PHL - PWM

$210 - $491

Line 606 bus, train, train to New York JFK, fly to Portland  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 606 bus from Nassau St At Palmer Square to Wallenberg Blvd In Front Of Terminal
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  4. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Portland (PWM) JFK - PWM

$130 - $465

Line 606 bus, train to New York La Guardia, fly to Portland  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 606 bus from Nassau St At Palmer Square to Wallenberg Blvd In Front Of Terminal
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New York Penn Station
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Portland (PWM) LGA - PWM

$121 - $476

Line 606 bus, train to Newark, fly to Portland  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 606 bus from Nassau St At Palmer Square to Wallenberg Blvd In Front Of Terminal
  2. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Portland (PWM) EWR - PWM

$126 - $444

Train to Baltimore, fly to Portland  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Portland (PWM) BWI - PWM

$236 - $539

Train to Newark, fly to Boston, bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  3. Take the bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME

$94 - $359

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The cheapest way to get from Princeton to Portland is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Princeton to Portland is to line 606 bus and train and fly which costs $210 - $500 and takes 5 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Princeton to Portland. However, there are services departing from Palmer Square, Princeton and arriving at Portland, ME via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and Boston, MA - South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 31 min.

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The distance between Princeton and Portland is 324 miles. The road distance is 365.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Princeton to Portland without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 30 min and costs $95 - $260.

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It takes approximately 9 h 30 min to get from Princeton to Portland, including transfers.

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Princeton to Portland bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Palmer Square, Princeton station.

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The best way to get from Princeton to Portland is to bus which takes 9 h 31 min and costs $40 - $130. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $170 - $470 and takes 10 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Portland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 23 min.

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Princeton to Portland bus services, operated by Concord Coach Lines, arrive at Portland, ME station.

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Map of how to get from Princeton to Portland.
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  • Distance: 323.5 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 30 min

What companies run services between Princeton, NJ, USA and Portland, ME, USA?

You can take a bus from Princeton to Portland via New York Port Authority, New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Boston, MA - South Station, and Boston, MA - South Station in around 9 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Princeton to Portland via Wallenberg Blvd In Front Of Terminal, Trenton Transit Center, New York Penn Station, Boston Back Bay Station, Back Bay, North Station, and Boston North Station in around 10 h 23 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Portland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Newark to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Portland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Train 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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Boston North Station to Portland Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $160
Business Class
$85 - $200
First Class
$200 - $300
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$130 - $210
Train from Trenton Transit Center to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$15 - $30
Business Seat
$23 - $40
Train from Trenton Transit Center to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Boston Sth Station, MA to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Palmer Square, Princeton to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
megabus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40

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Yes, the driving distance between Princeton to Portland is 365 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to drive from Princeton to Portland.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Portland Airport.

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