Transportation

By Air 

Just 12 miles from downtown Bar Harbor, there is daily scheduled airline service to and from Boston. 
 
Located at the Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport, Cape Air (capeair.com 866-227-3247) or PenAir (penair.com 800-448-4226) provide daily scheduled airline service to and from Boston. Beginning in July 2016, Elite Airways (eliteairways.com 877-393-2510) will provide seasonal service direct from NYC/Newark and Portland, Maine.
 
Bangor International Airport currently served by Delta Air Lines, US Airways, and Allegiant Air. Approximately 50 miles from Bar Harbor. Limousine and cab services available. 207-947-0384.

By Land 

From Boston followI-95 through to Bangor (exit 182-A, 395), then pick up Route 1A to Ellsworth and follow Route. 3 to Bar Harbor. 
 
Rental cars are available at the Hancock County Airport. Hertz (207-667-5017) is open year-round.

Information on where to park in Bar Harbor can be found here.
 
The Island Explorer offers free and local transportation to hiking trails, beaches, and downtown centers via propane-powered shuttle buses. Stops include many motels, inns, and campgrounds. 207-667-5796.
 
Local taxi services include:
At Your Service, Inc. 207-288-9222.
Bar Harbor Coastal Cab 207-288-1222.

By Sea

Bar Harbor's island location makes it a popular place for travel by water. You can sail in, or come by power boat. Call the Harbormaster's Office to inquire about moorings. 207-288-5571.
ACADIA OUTFITTERS
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ACADIA OUTFITTERS

Bar Harbor's Outdoor Activity Center including: Scooter Rentals Bicycle Rentals Sea Kayak Rentals and Guided Tours

BAR HARBOR COASTAL CAB & TOURS
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BAR HARBOR COASTAL CAB & TOURS

Welcome to Acadia National Park & Bar Harbor!   Don't hesitate to call or email to reserve one of our critically acclaimed, private narrated Tours of spectacular Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor and all of Mount Desert Island.  We also provide year round local taxi service.  For pick up or drop off at Bangor International Airport or Bar Harbor/Hancock County Airport, feel free to give us a call or email to make a reservation.  Thank you to all the folks who made 2015 such a great year!!  Tours are booking fast so give us a call or email to reserve your Tour for 2016!

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CRANBERRY COVE FERRY

Passenger Ferry service between Southwest Harbor/Manset  and the Cranberry Islands. 

SCHOODIC FERRY
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SCHOODIC FERRY

Uncrowded. Unspoiled. Unexpected.
Let the Schoodic Ferry introduce you to the undiscovered Acadia.



Transporting passengers, their bicycles and their leashed pets between College of the Atlantic in Bar Harbor and the Schoodic Marine Center in Winter Harbor daily. Bicycles and leashed pets rides free. Hosting marine scientists aboard most trips.

BAR HARBOR FERRY
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BAR HARBOR FERRY

The only ferry departing from Downtown Bar Harbor!
Enjoy spectacular views as you travel between Bar Harbor and Winter Harbor/Schoodic Pennisula.
Upper and lower deck seating as well as an inside, heated cabin area. 
*5 trips daily thru Labor Day, then 4 trips daily thru Columbus Day.

Additional Resources

BANGOR INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

287 Godfrey Blvd.
Bangor, ME 04401
(866) 359-2264

CAPE AIR

Hancock County - Bar Harbor Airport
115 Caruso Drive
Trenton, ME 04605
(866) 227-3247

CONCORD COACH LINES

1039 Union Street
Bangor, ME 04401
(207) 945-4000

CRYSTAL LIMOUSINE AND CUSTOM TOURS

208 High street
Ellsworth, ME 04605
(207) 667-3727

ISLAND CONNECTIONS

15 Eagle Lake Rd
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
288-4457

MAINE CHAUFFEURED SERVICES

P O Box 1846
Bangor, ME 04402

NORTHEAST CHARTER & TOUR CO., INC.

235 Goddard Road
Lewiston, ME 04240
(207) 784-3159

OCCASIONS LIMOUSINE

108 Seal Cove Rd
Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
(207) 479-5159

PENAIR

115 Caruso Drive
Trenton, ME 04605
(800) 448-4226

THE HANCOCK COUNTY-BAR HARBOR AIRPORT

115 Caruso Drive
Trenton, ME 04605
(207) 667-7329