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There are 5 ways to get from Vermont to Maine by bus or car

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Bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Transit Center Burlington to Boston, MA
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME Boston-Portland-Bates College / ...

$46 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus via Congress St + Valley St  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Transit Center Burlington to Boston, MA
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME Northbound / ...

$38 - $76

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Burlingt Transit Ctr to Boston, Ma 3536 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME Northbound / ...

$44 - $106

Bus via Dartmouth College/Hanover Inn  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Burlingt Transit Ctr to Hanover
  2. Take the bus from Dartmouth College/Hanover Inn to Boston Logan Int. Airport
  3. Take the bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME

$69 - $111

Drive  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Burlington to Portland 259.3 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vermont to Maine is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vermont to Maine is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vermont to Maine. However, there are services departing from Downtown Transit Center Burlington and arriving at Congress St + Elm St via Boston, MA - South Station and Portland Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 1 min.

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The distance between Vermont and Maine is 194 miles. The road distance is 259.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Vermont to Maine without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 1 min and costs $45 - $80.

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It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Vermont to Maine, including transfers.

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Vermont to Maine bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Burlingt Transit Ctr station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Vermont to Maine is 259 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to drive from Vermont to Maine.

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There are six+ hotels available in Maine. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 194.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 1 min

What companies run services between Vermont, USA and Maine, USA?

You can take a bus from Burlington to Portland via Boston, MA, Boston, MA - South Station, Portland, ME, and Portland Transportation Center in around 7 h 1 min.

Bus operators
Megabus
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.

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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
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Burlingt Transit Ctr to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Burlingt Transit Ctr to Hanover
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Dartmouth Coach
Website
dartmouthcoach.com
Bus from Dartmouth College/Hanover Inn to Boston Logan Int. Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
dartmouthcoach.com

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