Getting Here - Cushing, Maine

73 Cross Rd, Cushing, ME 04563, USA
Latitude: 44.021593 | Longitude: -69.253328


Portland and Bangor airports are both serviced by major airlines. JetBlue now offers economical flights in and out of Portland. Daily commercial air service is also available to Knox County Regional Airport, located in Owls head just outside of Rockland. Portland and Bangor feature limousine and shuttle-van service, and taxi service is available at Knox County Regional Airport. All three airports have rental cars available.

Distance to Cushing
20 minutes from Knox County Regional Airport, Owls Head (RKD)
1-1/2 hours from Portland (ME) International Jetport (PWM)
1-1/2 hours from Bangor (ME) International Airport (BGR)
2-1/2 hours from Manchester (MHT)
3-1/2 hours from Boston (BOS)

Airport Transportation
Mid-coast Limo, 207-236-2424/800-937-2424. $65 Portland-Thomaston one way.

Concord Trailways, 800-639-3317,

Rental Cars

We strongly suggest renting a car during your stay.

  • Budget Car Rental, 207-594-0822/888-594-0822
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car, 207-594-9093
  • National Car Rental, 207-594-8424
  • U-Save Auto Rental, 207-594-2268

Driving Directions to Midcoast Maine

From Portland, ME
Take I-295 north to Exit 28 (Bath/Brunswick Coastal Route 1). Follow U.S. Route 1 north to Thomaston. Rockland is four miles farther north. For directions to our studio in Cushing please refer to Directions to Caponigro Arts from Thomaston.

From Bangor, ME
Take I-395 west to U.S.-202 west via Exit 2 toward Hampden. US-202 becomes Western Ave. Take to U.S.Route 1A south to Route 1 in Rockland.

From Boston, MA
Take I-95 north into Maine, to I-295, Exit 44 or 52 in Portland. Follow directions above from Portland.

From Manchester, NH
Take I-93 to Route 101 East, then I-95 north towards Portsmouth. Take I-295 at Exit 44 towards South Portland. Follow directions above from Portland

Driving Directions to Caponigro Arts from Thomaston, Maine

  • Take Coastal Route 1 to Thomaston.
  • FROM THOMASTON CENTER: Turn LEFT on Wadsworth Street (Prison Store on corner). From points South, turn RIGHT on Wadsworth Street.
  • Go over the GREEN BRIDGE. This is BROOKLYN HEIGHTS ROAD which turns into RIVER ROAD.
  • Follow RIVER ROAD for approx. 5 miles. You'll see Broad Cove (the water) on your left, and pass FALES STORE on your right. Ahead of you the road forks: left or straight.
  • Go STRAIGHT up the hill (this is CROSS ROAD). You're only 1/4 mile away now.
  • Pass the CUSHING SCHOOL on your left, then pass the green street sign for PRIOR LANE on the right, but don't turn.
  • We're the driveway right after that street sign, on the right. It's a green farmhouse.
  • Asha our big white German Shepherd, may bark but she is very gentle and will be pleased to meet you.
  • If you have any trouble, you can reach us at 207-354-0578.