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FLY TO BAR HARBOR

Cape Air offers flights from Boston's Logan International Airport to the Bar Harbor-Hancock County Airport. During normal years, free Island Explorer buses operate every half hour and hourly in the evening between the airport and the Bar Harbor Village Green. DUE TO THE COVID VIRUS, ISLAND EXPLORER BUSES WILL NOT SERVE THE AIRPORT IN 2021. We hope to restore this service in 2022. Rental cars and taxis are available at the airport.

Make travel arrangements with the airline.
Visit the web site for the Bar Harbor-Hancock County Airport for schedule information and links to Cape Air.

Proceed to Logan Airport, Terminal C.
Cape Air flights depart from Terinal C. If you arrive at another terminal, ride to Terminal C on the MassPort Shuttle. This free service operates approximately every five minutes. A clear automated announcement will notify you when you are approaching Terminal C.

Fly to Bar Harbor.
Flying time is typically about 50 minutes.

Ride the free Island Explorer shuttle to Bar Harbor.
Board a Bar Harbor-bound Trenton bus, Route #9, at the bus stop near the airport front entrance. DUE TO THE COVID VIRUS, ROUTE #9 WILL NOT OPERATE IN 2021. At the Bar Harbor Village Green, you can transfer to other Island Explorer routes to reach campgrounds, hotels, and neighboring towns. Many lodging establishments are located within walking distance of the Village Green.

Luggage Tip: Arrive in the p.m., depart in the a.m.
Island Explorer buses do not have luggage compartments. Buses to Bar Harbor in the morning can be quite crowded. Try to arrive in the afternoon when there will be extra room for your bags. For your departure, buses traveling toward the airport are often full in the late afternoon. The best time to leave with luggage is in the morning.