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There are 9 ways to get from Washington to Maine by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Reagan Washington to Bangor  •  4h 13m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Bangor (BGR) DCA - BGR

$115 - $355

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Bus via New York  •  13h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 28 Allen St.
  2. Take the bus from New York to Boston, MA
  3. Take the bus from Boston / South Station, MA to Portland, ME 54 / ...

$73 - $85

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Fly Reagan Washington to Portland  •  3h 39m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Portland (PWM) DCA - PWM

$104 - $286

Train to Baltimore, fly to Portland  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Portland (PWM) BWI - PWM

$197 - $445

Fly Washington Dulles to Portland  •  4h 4m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Portland (PWM) IAD - PWM

$138 - $310

Train, bus  •  10h 10m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Boston South Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston / South Station, MA to Portland, ME 54 / ...

$121 - $351

Train  •  11h 2m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Boston North Station to Portland Amtrak Station Downeaster

$127 - $364

Bus  •  12h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Boston, Ma 2554 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston / South Station, MA to Portland, ME 54 / ...

$74 - $104

Drive  •  9h 29m

  1. Drive from Washington to Portland 540.6 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Washington to Maine is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 9h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Maine is to fly which costs $100 - $290 and takes 3h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Maine. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Congress St + Hampshire St via Boston / South Station, MA and Portland Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 36m.

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The distance between Washington and Maine is 632 miles. The road distance is 540.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Maine without a car is to train and bus which takes 10h 10m and costs $120 - $360.

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It takes approximately 4h 13m to get from Washington to Maine, including transfers.

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Washington to Maine bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington, Dc station.

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The best way to get from Washington to Maine is to fly which takes 4h 13m and costs $110 - $360. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $120 - $370 and takes 11h 2m, you could also bus, which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12h 36m.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Bangor Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 51m.

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

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Map of how to get from Washington to Maine.
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  • Distance: 632.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 13m

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Maine, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Washington to Bangor every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Washington to Portland via Boston Back Bay Station, Back Bay, North Station, Boston North Station, Portland Amtrak Station, and Portland Transportation Center in around 11h 2m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bangor via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bangor via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Portland
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Portland via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Portland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Portland
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bangor via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Portland
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Portland via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Bangor via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Portland via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Train from Washington Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
10h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$90 - $210
Business Class Seat
$150 - $270
Train from Washington Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
10h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$90 - $200
Business Class Seat
$150 - $270
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $110
First Class
$75 - $190
Train from Washington Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$230 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$230 - $320
First Class
$330 - $490
Train from Washington Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$220 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$220 - $320
First Class
$330 - $490
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 Boston North Station to Portland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $65
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.

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 Washington, Dc to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 28 Allen St.
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Book at
easternbus.com
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from New York to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Maine is 541 miles. It takes approximately 9h 29m to drive from Washington to Maine.

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

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

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The best way to get from Washington to Reagan Washington Airport is to subway which takes 15m and costs $2 - $4.

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