Travel Information

Travel to Bar Harbor

Airports There are two airports serving Bar Harbor, Maine

Bangor International Airport (BGR )(50 miles from downtown Bar Harbor)

Hancock County-Bar Harbor Regional Airport (BHB) (12 miles from downtown Bar Harbor) http://www.bhbairport.com/   Though this airport is the closest to downtown Bar Harbor, there are fewer flights than BGR, and all flights to BHB come from Boston.


Other Airport Options

Portland, ME (PWM) http://www.portlandjetport.org/

Manchester, NH ()http://www.flymanchester.com/

Car Bar Harbor is a five hour drive from Boston. 

Google map destination is set to the Harborside Hotel and Marina http://www.theharborsidehotel.com/ .  Enter the beginning location to get customized directions http://goo.gl/maps/YZAVD


Local taxi service  (and "local" can mean between Bangor and Bar Harbor)
At Your Service, Inc.  207-288-9222
Bar Harbor Coastal Cab  207-288-1222




The registration fee does not include lodging.  Please make your own arrangements.  The conference hotel, which is adjacent to the Bar Harbor Club, where the sessions will take place is the

Harborside Hotel and Marina

55 West Street

Bar Harbor, ME 04609

(207) 288-5033

The IMGS has arranged a special rate of $117 (plus tax) for a single or double room per night.  These rates will be honored from 10/22 through 11/1/14. Guests may book on line by using the "Group/Block" booking code IMGC2014 or by calling 800-328-5033. The cut off date for this special rate is September 25, 2014.  You may be asked to agree to pay the $25/day resort fee, but this fee is also waived for our group.  You should NOT be charged this fee at check-in or check-out.  Note that there will be an MGI symposium on 10/30/14 at the LCC Auditorium at the Jackson Lab that you may want to consider attending.