Idiom: 'You can't get there from here'

What does 'You can't get there from here' mean?

Meaning:

US expression used in the New England area (most frequently in Maine) by persons being asked for directions to a far distant location that cannot be accessed without extensive, complicated directions.

Contributor: Mike Lary

Country: American English American English | Subject Area: Transport & Travel | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used

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