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Here is a list of helpful links for attractions and other public transportation options in the Greater Portland area....and beyond:

Visiting Portland?

Hop on METRO and travel throughout the Greater Portland Region.

METRO provides bus transportation to Portland, Westbrook, Falmouth and the Maine Mall area of South Portland with connections to other transit options including Amtrak/Downeaster, Concord Coach, Greyhound Bus, South Portland Bus Service, ZOOM / ShuttleBus and Casco Bay Ferry Lines.

METRO BREEZ express service between Portland, Yarmouth and Freeport features ten roundtrips daily, Monday - Friday and five on weekend.
Starting on August 24 -- Expanded Service to Brunswick. 

Click here for Connecting with METRO:
METRO Route 1  -  service to/from from the PTC (Amtrak/Downeaster and Concord Coach) to downtown Portland.
METRO Route 5 -  service to/from the Portland International JetPort
METRO Route 8 - service to/from Casco Bay Lines Ferry Terminal

METRO BREEZ - service to/from PTC to downtown Portland, Yarmouth, Freeport and soon - Brunswick.
                        walking distance to Casco Bay Lines; transfer to JetPort.
                        

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Check out these sites:

 

Visit Portland - www.visitportland.com
Tourism, meeting and convention information.

Portland Downtownt - www.portlandmaine.com
love.portland.more . . . comprehensive listing on downtown events and shopping.
Take METRO and avoid parking hassles.

Portland Trails - www.trails.org
Comprehensive series of trails around the City of Portland.

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City of Portland - www.ci.portland.me.us
Contacts and information for the City of Portland, Maine.

Portland Public Library - www.portlandlibrary.com
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City of Westbrook - www.westbrookmaine.com
Contact and information for the City of Westbrook, Maine.

Walker Memorial Libary - http://www.walker.lib.me.us/wordpress/

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City of Falmouth - www.town.falmouth.me.us
Contact and information for the City of Falmouth, Maine.

Falmouth Library - www.falmouth.lib.me.us
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Seashore Trolley Museum - www.trolleymuseum.org
Located in Kennebunkport, Maine (195 Log Cabin Road), the Seashore Trolley Museum is the Home of the National Collection of American Streetcars, providing a living history of public transportation.
Special thanks to the Seashore Trolley Museum for use of their photos and postcards on METRO materials.

 

Transportation Options for Greater Portland and beyond...

Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority - www.amtrakdowneaster.com
Amtrak train service from Portland to Boston and many stops along the way!

Concord Coach - http://www.concordcoachlines.com/
Bus service in Maine, Massachusetts (Boston & Logan Airport); New Hampshire and New York City.
- Amtrak and Concord Coach Service from the Portland Transportation Center (PTC).
- Take METRO Route #1 to and from the PTC.

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South Portland City Bus - www.southportland.org
Bus service for South Portland.
Free transfers to METRO and other providers offered on request.

Connect along Congress Street or at the Maine Mall in South Portland.

Casco Bay Lines - www.cascobaylines.com
Service to Casco Bay Islands from Portland, Maine.
- Take METRO Route #8 to the Casco Bay Ferry Terminal.

Regional Transportation Program (RTP) - www.rtprides.org
RTP provides METRO's complementary ADA paratransit service.
Click above link for information on Lake Region Explorer Bus Service.

ShuttleBus - www.shuttlebus-zoom.com
Provides tri-town service to Biddeford, Saco and Old Orchard Beach with connections to Scarborough, South Portland and Portland.

 ZOOM - www.shuttlebus-zoom.com
Provides weekday commuter service connecting Biddeford, Saco and downtown Portland.

York County Action - www.yccac.org
Delivers a range of programs for residents of York County.

Bicycle Coalition of Maine - www.bikemaine.org
Statewide group of cyclist working for better biking in Maine.

 

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