Hartford, CT, to Boothbay Harbor, ME: Everything You Need to Know to Plan Your Trip

Do you live in Hartford, Connecticut? This charming city is cherished by locals and tourists alike. Sometimes, you need a change of scenery, though. Avoid the crowds and pricey flights and opt for a road trip for your next getaway. Boothbay Harbor, ME, is a breathtaking, coastal town full of adventure. Start planning an unforgettable trip from Hartford, CT, to Boothbay Harbor, ME, today! 

Once you arrive in Boothbay Harbor, you’ll want to explore a slew of great restaurants, attractions, and shops. Request access our complimentary Vacation Guide to have this local insight, and much more at your fingertips!  

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How to Road Trip from Hartford, CT, to Boothbay Harbor, ME 

The driving distance from Hartford, CT, to Boothbay Harbor, ME, is just over 250 miles, and the travel time is approximately four hours. The route to Boothbay Harbor is straightforward. Get on I-84 East and continue towards Brunswick, Maine. Then, take US-1 North, and follow it until you make it to Boothbay Harbor.  

Make a Pit Stop in Boston, MA 

Do you have time to spare? Make the most out of your road trip and pay a visit to Boston on your way. The drive from Connecticut to Boston takes about an hour and a half.  

When you arrive in the gorgeous city of Boston, you’ll be surrounded by unique shops, great restaurants, eclectic bars, and fascinating landmarks. An exciting way to see the city is by embarking on a cycleboat tour. This unique tour has a duration of one and a half hours and it’ll allow you to see amazing city views, the Boston Tea Party Ship, the Downtown Boston Waterfront, Bunker Hill, and more! 

You’ve Arrived at Your Destination 

You did it! You’ve arrived in Boothbay Harbor, Maine. The city is full of iconic lighthouses, historic landmarks, attractions, and fascinating stories. If these streets could talk! During your time here, consider taking a guided tour to learn about this intriguing city. Some of our favorite tours include: 

Stay in the Heart of the City at Topside Inn Room 24 bed and view

Topside Inn is where serenity, excellence, and coastal charm come together. Our bed and breakfast is located in the heart of Boothbay Harbor, Maine, perfectly nestled on one of the best overlooks in town. No matter where your adventures in Boothbay Harbor take you, Topside Inn is always just around the corner. 

You’ll feel at home in any of our luxurious guest rooms. Each room features luxurious comphy linens, a private bathroom, free wifi, and sometimes a few extras like original artwork or private balconies. Plus, all our guests get exclusive access to our amenities, such as complimentary homemade breakfast, our gardens, chicken coop (coming soon!), and much more.  

Check our availability and start planning your getaway to Midcoast Maine. The trip of a lifetime awaits!