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Boston to Bangor bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$44.00
Shortest Duration4h 10m
Trips per day3
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Boston to Bangor 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. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep 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 Bangor?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $44.97 was the low point for bus fares from Boston to Bangor. Buses from Bangor to Boston are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $44.97 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 4 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $0.02 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 2 minutes to cover the 204 miles (328 kilometers) from Boston, MA to Bangor, ME. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 10 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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?

The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 2:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Boston to Bangor, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Boston to Bangor 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 Bangor; ticket prices start at $52.00.

What bus companies travel from Boston to Bangor?

There is one bus company that operates from Boston to Bangor. Concord Coach Lines is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Concord Coach Lines35h 2m$44.99

Book Concord Coach Lines from Boston to Bangor from $44. There are 3 trips per day offered by Concord Coach Lines from Boston to Bangor and you can expect on average to pay $45 for a Concord Coach Lines ticket to Bangor. In Boston, Concord Coach Lines departs to Bangor from Logan Intl Airport - Term A and one other station. In Bangor, Concord Coach Lines arrives at Bangor Transp Ctr, An average trip on Concord Coach Lines from Boston to Bangor takes 5 hours and 2 minutes, while the fastest available Concord Coach Lines trip will get you to Bangor in 4 hours and 10 minutes, On weekends, Concord Coach Lines offers 6 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Bangor.

Where does the bus leave from in Boston?

Boston, Massachusetts has two bus stations with service to Bangor, Maine:

  • Logan Intl Airport - Term A
  • South Station Bus Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Bangor?

All buses from Boston arrive at one main station in Bangor, Maine:

  • Bangor Transp Ctr

Price trends for buses from Boston to Bangor

Average prices by travel date

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Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Boston, MA to Bangor, ME

(Based on 7 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

David

October 26, 2019 - Business

Concord Coach Lines

Cons: Concord is the best motor vehicle carrier, and I am a former Bus driver. The cleanliness of you terminal is beyond EXCELLENT. The coffee, water and snacks are better than most Airlines. KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK. Tips: GO CONCORD COACH!! Cons: Concord is the best motor vehicle carrier, and I am a former Bus driver. The cleanliness of you terminal is beyond EXCELLENT. The coffee, water and snacks are better than most Airlines. KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK. Tips: GO CONCORD COACH!!

5.0

Tamara

October 14, 2019 - Visiting friends

Concord Coach Lines

Pros: Taking the bus is one of the best ways to travel. It also happened to be the perfect weekend to see the fall color. Cons: I didn't have time to charge my phone before I left, but I remembered that the bus had outlets. I don't know about other seats, but my partic... Pros: Taking the bus is one of the best ways to travel. It also happened to be the perfect weekend to see the fall color. Cons: I didn't have time to charge my phone before I left, but I remembered that the bus had outlets. I don't know about other seats, but my particular outlet was not working.More

5.0

Maia

September 19, 2019 - Vacation

Concord Coach Lines

Cons: I didn't realize that you had to print out your boarding pass ahead of time. Maybe that was just my fault but it could have been clearer. Tips: Print your boarding pass ahead of time! Cons: I didn't realize that you had to print out your boarding pass ahead of time. Maybe that was just my fault but it could have been clearer. Tips: Print your boarding pass ahead of time!

5.0

Jie

August 5, 2019 - Business

Concord Coach Lines

Pros: Free wifi and big leg room. Tips: The trip runs across lunch time and only stops at Concord centers. So it's better to bring some food if you go from Boston to Bangor. Pros: Free wifi and big leg room. Tips: The trip runs across lunch time and only stops at Concord centers. So it's better to bring some food if you go from Boston to Bangor.

5.0

Alice

July 27, 2019 - Solo travel

Concord Coach Lines

Pros: Everyone helpful. Cons: All was well. Pros: Everyone helpful. Cons: All was well.

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