Travelling to/from Portland
Best Option for International Travelers:
Boston International Airport (BOS)
• Most international airlines
• Bus Transportation to Portland (info below)
• Amtrak Downeaster (info below)
• Car Rental
It has direct flights and connections to most major airports throughout the United States, and non-stop international flights to Canada, Germany, Japan, Mexico, the Netherlands, South Korea and Iceland. The airport is a hub for Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air.
To and from the airport:
From Boston airport:
Concord Coach Lines operates a bus from Portland, ME to Boston / Logan Airport hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 1h 50m.
From Portland airport:
Bus Route #5 travels to and from the Portland Jetport into downtown Portland. Ticket is 2-4 dollars.
Taxi service is available from the first flights in the morning to the last flights in the evening. For more information, please see the Taxi Published Flat Rate Guide or call 207-879-1903. Effective January 01, 2010 a $1.50 surcharge will be applied to all originating Jetport taxi fares.
Getting around Portland
PLEASE NOTE THAT TRANSPORTATION TO THE VARIOUS CAMPUS LOCATIONS IS NOT PROVIDED BY THE HOST
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Notes: Travel visa - Invitation Letter: If for visa purposes you require a formal Invitation Letter to attend the Assembly meeting, then please go to our Travel Visa web-page for details.
For Pre-Conference Event Attenders: Getting to Portsmouth from Boston
Portsmouth is located less than one hour north of Boston, MA.
C & J Bus Lines offers regularly scheduled motorcoach service from Boston’s Logan Airport and South Station to Portsmouth.