There are 10 ways to get from Washington to Portland by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly Reagan Washington to Portland  •  3 h 57 min

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

$104 - $286

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Boston, Ma 2554 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me 3522 / ...

$62 - $151

8 alternative options

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Portland  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Portland (PWM) IAD - PWM

$140 - $313

Train to Baltimore, fly to Portland  •  4 h 5 min

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

$217 - $493

Fly Reagan Washington to Boston, bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Boston (BOS) DCA - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME

$103 - $311

Fly Reagan Washington to Manchester, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Manchester (MHT) DCA - MHT
  2. Take the train from Haverhill Amtrak to Portland Transportation Center Amtrak

$321 - $673

Train, bus  •  9 h 52 min

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

$227 - $598

Train  •  10 h 45 min

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

$244 - $629

Megabus, bus  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Washington to Boston, MA
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME Boston-Portland-Bates College / ...

$64 - $103

Drive  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Portland 543.1 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Portland is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 9 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Portland is to fly which costs $100 - $290 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The distance between Washington and Portland is 485 miles. The road distance is 543.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Washington to Portland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Portland. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Portland, Me via Boston, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Portland, ME, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Washington to Portland every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Washington to Portland via Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak, Back Bay, North Station, and Boston North Station Amtrak in around 10 h 45 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Reagan Washington to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Manchester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Portland via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Portland via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Portland via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Portland
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Portland via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$210 - $390
First Class Seat
$330 - $600
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$210 - $390
First Class Seat
$330 - $600
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Haverhill Amtrak to Portland Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Boston North Station Amtrak to Portland Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Logan Airport to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
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
$20 - $28
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Greyhound USA
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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 Washington, Dc to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120

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