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Airports in Maine

Portland International Jetport (PWM)

Overview

Portland International Jetport serves just 1.6 million passengers each year and is located two miles (3km) from downtown Portland, Maine. Although the jetport is relatively small, a new terminal was opened in late 201. The jetport now boasts expanded waiting rooms, security facilities and a revamped food concourse.

The staff have a reputation for friendly and efficient service, making it a great introduction to the New England region. Importantly, passengers should be sure not to confuse this airport with Portland International Airport, which is located on the west coast of the United States, in Portland, Oregon.

Location

Portland International Jetport is located five miles (8km) from downtown Portland.

Getting to the city

The Greater Portland Transit District METRO provides bus service throughout the region. Route 5 connects the airport to downtown Portland, where transfers can be made to Amtrak, Greyhound, and other long-distance transport options.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from March to November).

Contacts

Tel: (207) 774 7301.

see full airport guide


Bangor International Airport (BGR)

Location

The airport is located three miles (5km) from Bangor city centre.

Getting to the city

Bangor International Airport is connected to the city by the Community Connector bus service on the Capehart line with the airport designated by the D stop symbol (BIA/DHHS). A single fare costs around $1.50 but most destinations around Bangor will need at least one transfer. Buses stop at the airport about every 40 minutes. Alternatively, some hotels may provide a shuttle service from the airport.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT-4, from the first Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).

see full airport guide


Portland International Jetport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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