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The MDI Biological Laboratory is located at 159 Old Bar Harbor Road, Salisbury Cove, Maine.

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By Car

The MDI Biological Laboratory is 6 hours northeast of Boston and 3 hours northeast of Portland. From Belfast or Ellsworth:

  1. Take Route 3 East towards Bar Harbor/Acadia National Park.
  2. After crossing the bridge onto Mount Desert Island, bear left at the fork.
  3. In 4.3 miles, turn left onto Old Bar Harbor Road.
  4. The MDI Biological Laboratory is 300 feet ahead on the left.

By Air

The MDI Biological Laboratory is served by Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport (BHB; 10 minutes away) and Bangor International Aiport (BGR; 1¼ hours away). Both airports have rental cars and taxi and shuttle bus services.

Free local transportation on Island Explorer shuttle buses is available from late June to Columbus Day.

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