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There are 6 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Bar Harbor by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Bangor, bus  •  4h 4m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Bangor (BGR) DCA - BGR
  2. Take the bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Village Green

$152 - $313

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Fly to Bar Harbor  •  5h 15m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Bar Harbor (BHB) DCA - BHB

$69 - $562

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  16h 3m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Boston South Station
  2. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to Bangor, ME 50 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Bangor - Concord Coach to Bar Harbor - Village Green

$99 - $275

Bus  •  18h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Washington Union to 36th St & 11th Ave
  2. Take the bus from 36th St & 11th Ave NY to Boston South Buses
  3. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to Bangor, ME 50 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Bangor - Concord Coach to Bar Harbor - Village Green

$84 - $140

Bus via New York  •  18h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to South Station, Boston, MA
  3. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to Bangor, ME 50 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Bangor - Concord Coach to Bar Harbor - Village Green

$100 - $180

Drive  •  12h 48m

  1. Drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Bar Harbor 714.6 miles

$70 - $110

Reagan Washington (DCA) to Bar Harbor (BHB) flights

The flight time between Reagan Washington (DCA) and Bar Harbor (BHB) is around 5h 48m and covers a distance of around 595 miles. The fastest flight normally takes 3h 40m. Services are operated by American Airlines, Cape Air, JetBlue Airways and others. Typically 161 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
5h 48m
Fastest flight journey time:
3h 40m
Flight distance:
595 miles
Flights per week:
161
Cheapest price:
$68
Carbon emissions:
314 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
07:00
Last flight departs at:
17:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reagan Washington (DCA) to Bar Harbor (BHB) flight schedules

Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) → Bar Harbor
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Bar Harbor is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Bar Harbor is to fly and bus which costs $150 - $320 and takes 4h 4m.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Bar Harbor is 599 miles. The road distance is 714.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Bar Harbor without a car is to train and bus which takes 16h 3m and costs $95 - $280.

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It takes approximately 4h 4m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Bar Harbor, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Bar Harbor is to fly which takes 5h 15m and costs $65 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 - $140 and takes 18h 26m.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Bangor Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 41m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Bar Harbor is 715 miles. It takes approximately 12h 48m to drive from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Bar Harbor.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Bangor Airport.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Bar Harbor.
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  • Distance: 598.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 4m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Bar Harbor, ME, USA?

American Airlines, Cape Air and two other airlines fly from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Bar Harbor hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Bar Harbor via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station, UNION STATION station, Washington Union, 36th St & 11th Ave NY, Boston South Buses, Bangor, ME, and Bangor - Concord Coach in around 18h 26m.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bar Harbor via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bar Harbor via Nantucket, Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bar Harbor via Martha's Vineyard, Boston
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bangor via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bangor via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bangor via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bar Harbor via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$110 - $160
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
9h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$90 - $200
Business Class Seat
$150 - $270
Bus operators
Downeast Transportation Inc.
Phone
(207) 667-5796
Email
info@downeasttrans.org
Website
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Bangor International Airport to Bar Harbor - Village Green
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$0 - $9
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
Acadia free shuttles
$0
Down East services
$6 - $9
Bus from Bangor - Concord Coach to Bar Harbor - Village Green
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$0 - $9
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
Acadia free shuttles
$0
Down East services
$6 - $9
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Washington Union to 36th St & 11th Ave
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from 36th St & 11th Ave NY to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
boltbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Washington, DC to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington to New York
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Bus from New York to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $70

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