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Boston to Portland bus - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||1h 54m|
|Trips per day||6|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is Boston to Portland a good day-trip?
Is there a train that goes from Boston to Portland?
What is the cheapest bus from Boston to Portland?
Is it safe to travel by bus from Boston to Portland right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.
In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Boston to Portland?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, €5.94 was the low point for bus fares from Boston to Portland. Buses from Portland to Boston are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than €5.94 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 28 days in advance. By doing so, you could save €18.50 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Boston?
How many buses are there each day?
There are 6 scheduled buses that travel from Boston to Portland every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 6 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Boston to Portland; ticket prices start at €25.74.
Where does the bus leave from in Boston?
Boston, Massachusetts has two bus stations with service to Portland, Maine:
- South Station Bus Terminal
Where does the bus arrive in Portland?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Portland, Maine:
- 100 Thompsons Pt Rd
- Bus Terminal - 950 Congress St
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