There are 9 ways to get from Stamford to Portland by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to Boston South Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me 3522 / ...

$132 - $346

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Stamford, Ct to Boston, Ma 3434 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME Northbound

$50 - $105

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Train  •  6 h 39 min

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

$149 - $377

Bus via Hartford, Ct  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Stamford, Ct to New Haven, Ct
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct
  3. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Boston, Ma
  4. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me

$54 - $127

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Stamford to Portland 279 miles

$27 - $40

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Portland  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Portland (PWM) LGA - PWM

$153 - $573

Train to New York JFK, fly to Portland  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Portland (PWM) JFK - PWM

$160 - $560

Train to Newark, fly to Portland  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Portland (PWM) EWR - PWM

$138 - $438

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  3. Take the bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME

$141 - $438

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Stamford to Portland. However, there are services departing from Stamford, Ct and arriving at Portland, Me via New Haven, Ct, Hartford, Ct and Boston, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 11 min.

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The distance between Stamford and Portland is 248 miles. The road distance is 279 miles.

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The best way to get from Stamford to Portland without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from Stamford to Portland, including transfers.

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Stamford to Portland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Stamford, Ct station.

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The best way to get from Stamford to Portland is to train which takes 6 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Portland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 11 min.

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Stamford to Portland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Portland, Me station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stamford to Portland is 279 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to drive from Stamford to Portland.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Portland Airport.

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Map of how to get from Stamford to Portland.
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  • Distance: 247.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 41 min

What companies run services between Stamford, CT, USA and Portland, ME, USA?

You can take a train from Stamford to Portland via Boston Back Bay Station, Back Bay, North Station, and Boston North Station in around 6 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stamford to Portland via New Haven, Ct, Hartford, Ct, and Boston, Ma in around 7 h 11 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Train from Stamford Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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
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
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$17 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $22
At station
$12 - $16
Bus operators
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 Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Stamford, Ct to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Bus from Hartford, Ct to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Stamford, Ct to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Concord Coach Lines

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