Maps & Directions
Midway between Portland, the mountains, and the midcoast
Bates is located in central Maine, 35 miles from Portland, 140 miles from Boston, and 340 miles from New York City.
- Major airlines serve the Portland International Jetport (45 minutes from campus)
- Amtrak links Portland and Boston
- Bus service to Lewiston is provided by Greyhound Bus Lines
Bates is accessible by car, bus, or plane.
You’re welcome on campus anytime, but we recommend that you plan ahead so that you can talk to students, join a tour, and meet with an admissions counselor.
Via Portland Jetport
A & S Limo
Maine Limousine Service
Via the Bus Terminal