Plan Your Trip
Please refer to the following resource list when planning your trip to DownEast & Acadia.
- Augusta Airport
- Bangor International Airport
- Bar Harbor Airport
- Portland International Jetport
- Northern Maine Regional Airport
- Knox County Regional Airport
You will find major worldwide car rental agencies at both international airports and major cities, but it is advisable to reserve a car with your travel agent in advance.
1-800-GO-ALAMO or 207-775-0855. Serving Bangor International Airport and Portland International Jetport.
1-800-331-1212 or 207-874-7500. Serving Bangor International Airport, Portland International Jetport, and Northern Maine Regional Airport.
1-800-527-0700. Serving Augusta Airport, Bangor International Airport, Portland International Jetport, Northern Maine Regional Airport, and Knox County Regional Airport.
1-800-261-7331. Serving Augusta Airport, Bangor International Airport, Knox County Regional Airport and Portland International Jetport.
1-800-654-3131. Serving Bangor International Airport, Bar Harbor Airport, and Portland International Jetport.
1-800-227-7368 or 207-773-0036. Serving Bangor International Airport and Portland International Jetport.
- Acadian Lines
1-800-567-5151. Service between Bangor and the Canadian Maritime Provinces.
- Concord Trailways
800-639-3317. Service to Bangor, Bath, Belfast, Brunswick, Camden, Damariscotta, Lincolnville, Portland, Rockland, Searsport, Waldoboro, and Wiscasset.
- Cyr Bus Lines
1-800-244-2335. Service to Bangor, Caribou, Houlton, Howland, Limestone, Mars Hill, Medway, Oakfield, Old Town, Orono, and Sherman.
- Island Explorer
Seasonal service to Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor Airport, Bar Harbor, and Southwest Harbor.
- Greyhound Bus Lines
1-800-231-2222 or 214-849-8100. Service to Augusta, Bangor, Bath, Belfast, Bridgewater, Brunswick, Camden, Caribou, Damariscotta, Houlton, Howland, Lewiston, Limestone, Lincolnville, Mars Hill, Medway, Monticello, Oakfield, Old Town, Orono, Portland, Presque Isle, Rockland, Searsport, Sherman, Waldoboro, Waterville, and Wiscasset.
- Vermont Transit Lines
1-800-552-8737. Service to Augusta, Bangor, Bar Harbor, Brunswick, Ellsworth, Lewiston, Portland, Wells and Waterville.
- West Bus Service
800-596-2823. Service to Bangor Airport, Bangor Greyhound Station, Calais, Ellsworth, Machias, and Perry.
- Amtrak Downeaster
800-USA-RAIL. Service from Boston's North Station to Wells, Saco, Old Orchard Beach, and Portland. Bus connections available to DownEast & Acadia.
- Bay Ferries
(877) 762-7245. Service from Bar Harbor to Nova Scotia.
- Beal & Bunker Mail Boat
207-244-3575. Passenger ferry service between Northeast Harbor and Cranberry Islands
- Cranberry Cove Ferry
207-244-5882. Seasonal passenger ferry service between Southwest Harbor/Manset to Cranberry Islands.
- East Coast Ferry, Ltd.
506-747-2159. Eastport, Maine to Deer Island, New Brunswick (seasonal).
- Isle au Haut Mail Boat (207) 367-5193. Seasonal passenger ferry service between Stonington and Isle au Haut.
- Maine State Ferry Service: 207-596-2202
Bass Harbor to Swans Island 207-526-4273
Bass Harbor to Frenchboro 207-244-3254
- Bar Harbor Ferry
207-288-2984. To and from Winter Harbor.
Why not make it a Two-Nation Vacation?
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- a valid passport
- a government issued photo ID (i.e. driver's license) along with a birth certificate.
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