Kennebec Valley Chamber of Commerce

Regional Info

Interstate 95, the backbone of highway transportation in Maine, serves the Capital area. In addition many other major highways converge in the Capital helping to make it a true center of commerce and travel.

Portland and Bangor are about one hour's drive away and Boston is less than a three-hour drive.

US Airways Express - Operated by Colgan Air provides scheduled service to Boston and on from the Augusta State Airport. Charter air service and flight instruction courses are available from Maine Instrument Flight. Helicopter service is also available. Augusta has a variety of trucking firms, which offer freight service to the area. Vermont Transit buses serve Augusta; Kennebec Valley Transit provides local public bus transportation and rental cars are available at Augusta State Airport and at several automobile dealers.

Augusta's new third bridge over the Kennebec River provides convenience for the city's 25,000 daily commuters as well as for the millions of trips to and from our nearby coastal regions.

Click the map below to see a Google map of our region.