Downeast Transportation buses do not operate on national
holidays. In addition, there is no midday bus service between Christmas
and New Years Day.
The midday fare is $1.00 per day within one town, $3 within neighboring towns,
and $6 for longer Hancock county rides. Rides to Bangor cost $9 from Bar Harbor,
Blue Hill, and Orland, and $7 from Ellsworth and Bucksport. The round-trip
fare is the same as the one-way fare, provided you complete your trip in one
Commuter service to Bar Harbor from Bangor and Milbridge costs $20 per week.
Commuter service to Bar Harbor from Franklin and Ellsworth costs $17 per
week. The single-ride fare is $6. Subscribers receive priority seating, with
single rides offered on a space-available basis.
Commuter service between Ellsworth and Blue
Hill costs $20 per week. The single-ride fare is $5. Subscribers
receive priority seating, with single rides offered on a space-available
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