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Travel time from Newport to Bangor

Newport to Bangor airports and flights

How long does it really take to fly from Newport to Bangor? Here's a sample itinerary for a commercial flight plan. If you want to know the total travel time to reach Bangor, you need to include time at the airports. Eventually, you'll be able to customize this itinerary to select other nearby airports and choose your preferred airline.

Thursday, 3:44 am:  start in Newport
drive for about 51 minutes
most airlines recommend you get to the airport at least 90 minutes before your flight, so arrive by 5:30 am at the latest

4:35 am:  Theodore Francis Green State (PVD)
if you need to check luggage, make sure you do it at least 30-60 minutes before departure, or in this case, by 6:00 am

5:05 am:  get your boarding pass and go through TSA security
allow enough time for long security lines during busy travel seasons or holidays, and prepare for the wait time

6:05 am:  arrive at the gate
once you're ready to board, you can get something to eat in the airport or just relax near the gate

6:35 am:  prepare for boarding
check your boarding pass for your group number or listen to the gate agent as they announce boarding, some airlines require you to be in the boarding area 10-15 minutes before departure or risk losing your seat

6:50 am:  board Delta Air Lines Inc. flight
you can scroll down to view other airlines that fly this route

7:00 am:  this is your scheduled departure time
but remember flights can be delayed, so take that into account
it takes the plane an average of 15 minutes to taxi to the runway

7:15 am:  wheels up! take-off from PVD
fly for about 1.5 hours in the air

8:54 am:  Detroit Metro Wayne County (DTW)
Detroit, MI is the same time as Providence, RI
land at the connecting airport
taxi on the runway for an average of 7 minutes to the gate

9:01 am:  arrive at the connecting airport
make sure you schedule enough time for your layover
there may be a minimum connection time for your flight

3:00 pm:  get to your connection gate
with the average delay, you have about 5 hours, 59 minutes
that gives you plenty of time for a layover in this example

3:15 pm:  board ExpressJet Airlines Inc. connecting flight
you can scroll down to view other airlines that fly this route

3:25 pm:  scheduled departure time for connecting flight
but this flight is usually delayed by an average of 17 minutes

3:42 pm:  actual departure time for connecting flight
it takes the plane an average of 17 minutes to taxi to the runway

3:59 pm:  wheels up again! take-off from
fly for about 1.5 hours in the air

5:29 pm (local time):  Bangor International (BGR)
Bangor is the same time as Newport
taxi on the runway for an average of 5 minutes to the gate

5:34 pm (local time):  arrive at the gate at BGR
deboard the plane, and claim any baggage
if you're renting a car, check if you need to take a shuttle to car rental agency, otherwise you can ride in a cab, limo, or Uber for about 7 minutes to your destination

5:41 pm (local time):  arrive in Bangor

Now finally, let's look at an example flight from MVY to BGR and figure out how long it would take to fly including take-off and landing, and time to taxi on the runway.

So now we can finally get an idea of the total travel time from Newport to Bangor including time spent getting to/from the airports, an estimated wait time of 2 hours at the airport for TSA security lines and waiting at the gate, and the actual flight itself.

Total travel time: 4 hours

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Flying non-stop from Newport to Bangor

How far is Bangor from Newport? Here's the quick answer if you have a private jet and you can fly in the fastest possible straight line.

Flight distance: 262 miles or 422 km

Flight time: 1 hour, 1 minute

Compare this to a whole day of commercial travel with the airports and waiting in line for security, which ends up taking a total of 13 hours, 57 minutes.

Flying private is roughly 14x faster, and saves you about 13 hours in your total travel time.

Because of the curvature of the Earth, the shortest distance is actually the "great circle" distance, or "as the crow flies" which is calculated using an iterative Vincenty formula.

This is a relatively short flight in a private plane, but you might be planning to book a commercial flight. In that case, your travel time would really need to include how many minutes to get to your local airport, wait for security, board and taxi on the runway, land at the other airport, and get to your destination. The flight itinerary at the top of the page takes into account all these factors to get a more accurate estimate of your actual flight time.

Bangor Airports
  1. Bangor International Airport
  2. Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport

Best day of the week to fly to Bangor

Looking at flights on Delta Air Lines Inc. from PVD to DTW, and connecting flights on ExpressJet Airlines Inc. from DTW to BGR, here's a breakdown of the number of flights available each day:

  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday

Based on these statistical results, we chose Thursday for the flight itinerary above.

Airlines that fly to Bangor

We picked Delta Air Lines Inc. for your main flight, and ExpressJet Airlines Inc. for your connecting flight, but there are other airlines that you should check if you're looking for the cheapest flight, or you need a different schedule. Check the websites of these airlines:

  1. Delta Air Lines Inc. (DL)
  2. ExpressJet Airlines Inc. (EV)
  3. SkyWest Airlines Inc. (OO)

Plan a trip to Bangor

Trippy has a ton of information that can help you plan your trip to Bangor, Maine. Start by reading the Trippy page on where to stay in Bangor. Check out some of the questions people have asked about Bangor like What is your favorite restaurant in Bangor (Maine)? Click the button below to explore Bangor in detail.

What about the return flight?

The distance is the same either way if you're flying a straight line. But for a real trip, there can be plenty of differences so go ahead and check the reverse flight itinerary to fly from Bangor to Newport, or go to the main page to calculate other flight times.

You can also compare the travel time if you were to drive instead. Get the full itinerary for a Newport to Bangor road trip. Or if you're more interested in the distance, How far is it from Newport to Bangor?

If you happen to know Newport, don't forget to help other travelers and answer some questions about Newport!

At a Glance
without making any stops
flight distance is 262 miles
flight time of 1 hour, 1 minute
32 Newport travel answers
7 Bangor travel answers

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