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Bangor - Waterville Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Bangor to Waterville. Traveling by bus from Bangor to Waterville usually takes around 55 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.

Distance45 mi (73 km)
Shortest duration0h 55m
Cheapest price$17.99
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Bus lines1

How much is a bus ticket from Bangor to Waterville?

Bus tickets for a trip from Bangor to Waterville cost $19.09 on average. This is an excellent value for the trip. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Average prices by travel date

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Over the next four weeks, the average price of bus tickets from Bangor to Waterville is expected to be between $18 and $21. The cheapest day to travel in the next month is July 9, 2024, when tickets are available for July 9, 2024. The cheapest bus tickets available in the next week start at just $18.

Monthly avg. prices

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Bus tickets from Bangor to Waterville are at their cheapest average price in May. This time of year usually offers the best deals on bus tickets for this route, with ticket prices around $17. On the other hand, traveling on this route during February might cost you a bit more than usual. Bus tickets for February trips cost $20, on average. But no need to stress — booking your bus ticket in advance can help you snag cheaper tickets.

Prices as travel date approaches

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The easiest way to save money on bus tickets is by booking in advance! Many carriers increase prices as the travel date approaches, so it's always a good idea to buy your tickets as early as possible. Book at least 13 days in advance to save $1.88 or more on your ticket, compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Bangor to Waterville?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Bangor to Waterville. Greyhound is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound10h 56m$19.61
  • Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 1 bus trips from Bangor to Waterville every day, with the average journey taking around 0 hours and 56 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Waterville usually start from $18.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 55 minutes to cover the 45 miles from Bangor to Waterville. It's a short trip that goes by very quickly. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Waterville. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, 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.

There is usually only one bus per day from Bangor to Waterville. It leaves the station in Bangor at 10:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

There is usually only one bus per day from Bangor to Waterville. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

City Information

Bangor

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Although Bangor is best known as the setting for many of Stephen King's novels, there is far more to the town than just horror. With a vibrant art scene, multiple museums, galleries, and an annual sidewalk art festival, Bangor is a delightful destination for a weekend getaway. In the winter, Bangor is also one of the best destinations for a snowy vacation.

Bangor first grew its economy through the lumber and shipbuilding industries. The city's rich lumber history is evident on almost every street, as wealthy "lumber barons" built decadent brick and wood mansions throughout the city. You can learn more about the industry's impact on Bangor by visiting The Maine Forest and Logging Museum just outside town.

If you're a Stephen King fan, be sure to book a city tour of some of the locations featured in his novels and films, and learn about how the area inspired his work. You can also stroll past Stephen King's own house (don't bother him for autographs, it's a private residence!) and take a stroll through the neighborhood to admire many other magnificent houses.

Getting to Bangor is simple. Bangor International Airport is served by many major airlines and offers nonstop and connecting flights from various U.S. cities. Greyhound Lines and Concord Coach Lines also offer bus services to other Maine destinations and cities throughout New England. In addition, Amtrak Thruway buses connect Bangor to the nationwide rail network.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Bangor?

Main departure station: Park & Ride

Most buses depart from the main station in Bangor.

All bus stations in Bangor:

  • Park & Ride

Where does the bus arrive in Waterville?

Main arrival station: Waterville (J & S Oil)

All buses from Bangor arrive at one main station in Waterville.

All bus stations in Waterville:

  • Waterville (J & S Oil)

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