Getting Here

Your Midcoast vacation is closer than you think!

U.S. & Canada Destinations

(Land Miles)

Boston – 166
Burlington – 271
Hartford – 270
Laconia – 159
Montreal – 329
New York City – 379
Philadelphia – 470
Quebec – 337
St. John – 292

Maine Destinations

(Land Miles)

Augusta – 36
Bangor – 101
Bar Harbor – 125
Camden – 48
Freeport – 40
Greenville – 139
Kennebunkport – 85
Kittery – 109
Portland – 59
Rangeley – 115

How to Get to Boothbay Harbor:

If you do decide to come by bus, by train or by boat and need a ride while you are here, there are several local taxi companies that would be more than happy to take you where you need to go.

Coming from south of Maine:

  • Take I-95 N toward N. H. /MAINE (Portions toll). This is also the Maine Turnpike.
  • Merge onto I-295 N via EXIT 52 toward Falmouth.
  • Merge onto ME-196 S via EXIT 31 toward TOPSHAM/LISBON (2.79 miles)
  • Merge onto US-1 N toward BATH. (18.68 miles)
  • Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto ME-27/BOOTHBAY RD. Continue to follow ME-28. (11.1 miles)

Portland International Airport
1001 Westbrook St.
Portland, Maine
(Exit 46 on Maine Turnpike).
Serves Continental, Delta, US Airways, United, Northwest, Jet Blue and Air Tran
Time from Boothbay Harbor: 1 hour, 15 minutes

Bangor International Airport
287 Godfrey Boulevard
Bangor, Maine
(Exit 184 Interstate 95).
Serves American Eagle, Continental, Delta, US Airways, Finnair

Time from Boothbay Harbor: 1¾ hours

Manchester-Boston Regional Airport
One Airport Road
Manchester, New Hampshire 03103
Serves Air Canada, American Eagle, Continental, Delta, Delta Connection Comair, Metrojet, Northwest, Southwest, United, US Airways

Time from Boothbay Harbor: 2½ hours

Wiscasset Municipal Airport
96 Chewonki Neck Rd.
Wiscasset, ME 04578
Small, private planes
Time from Boothbay Harbor: 20 minutes

Concord Trailways
Service from Boston to Portland, Bangor, Bar Harbor route along coastal areas. (stops in Wiscasset)


Greyhound Bus Lines
Service from Boston to Portland, Bangor, Bar Harbor route along coastal areas. (stops in Wiscasset)
Portland: 207-772-6587

Vermont Transit
Boston to Portland, Bangor, Bar Harbor

Amtrak Downeaster
The Amtrak Downeaster stops in Brunswick and new for 2014 from July through October on weekends it will connect to Maine Eastern Railroad (1-866-637-2457) with stops in Brunswick, Bath, Wiscasset, Newcastle and Rockland. A shuttle will be available to take passengers from Newcastle to Boothbay Harbor.

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