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BOS — PWM
Jun 18 — Jun 251
1 adult
Tue 6/18

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2h 30m
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Boston to Portland, Maine train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains from Boston to Portland, Maine

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$60

ONE-WAY FROM

$34

AVG TRAVEL TIME

2h 30m

TRAIN COMPANIES

Amtrak
The best round-trip train deal from Boston to Portland, Maine found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $60
The best one-way train deal from Boston to Portland, Maine found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $34
Average time it takes to travel by train from Boston to Portland, Maine
There is 1 train company servicing this route: Amtrak

Boston Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Boston
Boston Quincy Center StationBoston, 42.25201, -71.00597
Boston DoverBoston, 43.197968, -70.878365
Boston FraminghamBoston, 42.276688, -71.417465
Boston Westwood Route 128 and University ParkBoston, 42.210278, -71.14722
Boston North StationBoston, 42.366234, -71.06112
Boston Back BayBoston, 42.34722, -71.075554

Portland, Maine Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Portland, Maine
PortlandPortland, 43.6541, -70.29126

Book round-trip train tickets from Boston to Portland, Maine

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from Boston to Portland, Maine that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
Amtrak
Jun 28
3:45 pmBoston North Station
2h 30m
6:15 pmPortland
Jun 29
5:18 amPortland
2h 32m
7:50 amBoston North Station

Book one-way train tickets from Boston to Portland, Maine

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from Boston to Portland, Maine we’ve found in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find train tickets by date.
Amtrak
Jul 1
3:45 pmBoston North Station
2h 30m
6:15 pmPortland
Amtrak
Jul 14
11:50 amBoston North Station
2h 30m
2:20 pmPortland
Amtrak
Jun 25
3:45 pmBoston North Station
2h 30m
6:15 pmPortland
Amtrak
Jul 1
8:50 amBoston North Station
2h 30m
11:20 amPortland
Amtrak
Jul 3
8:50 amBoston North Station
2h 30m
11:20 amPortland
Amtrak
Jul 10
3:45 pmBoston North Station
2h 30m
6:15 pmPortland

Choose the best way to get from Boston to Portland

Buses

1h 55m
$27 one-way$54 round-trip
Nonstop · from $54

Distance to downtown

OR71.9 mi
16lb CO2

87% less than flights

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Boston to Portland, Maine Buses

Trains

2h 30m
$34 one-way$60 round-trip
Nonstop · from $60

Distance to downtown

OR71.9 mi
26lb CO2

80% less than flights

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Boston to Portland, Maine Trains

Flights

3h 35m
$77 one-way$154 round-trip
1 stop · from $161

Distance to downtown

PWM2.9 mi

FAQs for booking trains from Boston to Portland

Do I need a passport to travel from Boston to Portland, Maine, by train?

While a passport is not necessary for a Boston to Portland, Maine, train ticket holder, you should carry it on you at all times as an identification document. Unaccompanied minors under the age of 15 and ticket holders aged 18 and up should show up at the Boston to Portland, Maine, station with suitable identification documents, such as a driver’s license, government-issued ID, or school ID. Also, ticket checks are conducted regularly aboard. Therefore, make sure you have your train ticket. Passengers accompanied by their furry friends should be at the train station earlier to complete the pet paperwork. Moreover, Boston to Portland, Maine, passengers on excursion trips may bring travel maps or journals.

Do trains from Boston to Portland, Maine, have Wi-Fi?

Trains from Boston to Portland, Maine, have Wi-Fi and charging ports for travelers who would like to stay productive and connected for the entire trip. There is a café serving fresh meals, beverages, and snacks onboard. Furthermore, travelers can enjoy privacy and space in private rooms available at a fee. Every car has a wheelchair-accessible restroom and diaper-changing stations. Both coach and business class cars have comfortable reclining seats with armrests, overhead reading lights, tray tables as well as ample legroom for you to stretch out and relax the entire trip. Seats also include large windows that offer magnificent views. There are overhead luggage racks to stow your bags, giving you more space. Business-class tickets have additional benefits like complimentary meals.

What luggage is allowed on Boston to Portland, Maine, trains?

Passengers should familiarize themselves with a few baggage policies before boarding their Boston to Portland, Maine, trains. Two personal items measuring 14×11×7 inches and weighing no more than 25 lbs and two carry-on bags measuring 28×22×14 inches and weighing no more than 50 lbs are permitted aboard. Diaper bags and strollers are not included in your carry-on allowance for families on a voyage with kids younger than two. Carry-on bags are stored beneath your seat or in overhead luggage racks. Any additional bags will incur an additional baggage fee. Ammunitions, explosives, unlicensed firearms, and alcohol above the permitted alcohol limit are not allowed on Boston to Portland, Maine, trains. Musical equipment is allowed aboard the trains if it fits in your overhead luggage rack; you will be charged a baggage fee if it doesn't.

Are pets allowed on the train from Boston to Portland, Maine?

Furry friends are allowed on Amtrak trains from Boston to Portland, Maine, although there are some restrictions. Small pets are allowed on trains to Portland, Maine from Boston for journeys lasting up to seven hours; however, they count as carry-on luggage and incur an extra charge. It is advisable to book early as a maximum of five pets are allowed on the trains with a limit of one pet per ticket bearer. Pets should be at least eight weeks old, well-behaved, and healthy to be allowed on trains to Portland, Maine from Boston. Also, pets should weigh no more than 20 lbs, including their pet carriers. Note that pets should be in their pet carriers for the entire trip. Furthermore, pets are not allowed in any food service, first-class, or business-class cars. Make sure your pet documentation is completed before leaving.

What train stations are used when traveling from Boston to Portland, Maine?

Boston to Portland, Maine, train lines serve North Station in Boston and Portland Union Station in Portland, Maine. Boston and Maine are connected by Amtrak’s Downeaster, which operates from North Station. However, note that Boston trains are operated from North Station and Back Bay Station. You can easily get to Back Bay Station from North Station and vice versa via the subway, MBTA trains, trams, or taxis. Taxis are quicker, while subways are cheaper.

How much does a train ticket from Boston Logan Intl to Portland cost?

For this week, you can purchase tickets from Boston Logan Intl to Portland starting at $34 one-way. The cost of your ticket may vary depending on when you book, so we recommend you plan early. $34 is what you can expect to pay for a train ride from Boston Logan Intl to Portland one-way.

How long is the train ride from Boston Logan Intl to Portland?

Arrive at your destination quickly by taking a 2h 30m train from Boston Logan Intl to Portland. Take the Amtrak train from Boston Logan Intl and you’ll arrive in your destination quickly.

When should I purchase the train tickets from Boston Logan Intl to Portland?

The cost of a train from Boston Logan Intl to Portland is about $34 one-way this week. Our data shows that prices are fairly stable throughout the next 3 months. You can book now to make sure your seat is secured.

Which train companies operate between Boston Logan Intl to Portland?

Amtrak are viable options. Check times and availability for Amtrak, as it was recently the cheapest train available traveling from Boston Logan Intl to Portland from $60 round-trip.

How far is Boston Logan Intl to Portland by train?

A train from Boston Logan Intl to Portland will travel much more than the 98.5 mi distance between them. The actual distance depends on the route taken, and stops along the way. The train journey is around 2h 30m long.

What is the carbon footprint of a train from Boston Logan Intl to Portland?

Taking a train to Portland from Boston Logan Intl has a carbon footprint of 25lb, on average. A flight for this same journey would have a footprint of about 127lb. The carbon footprint by bus can vary, but is around 16lb.

Is a train the cheapest way to get from Boston to Portland, Maine?

The cheapest way is to get a bus from Boston to Portland, Maine, which can be as cheap as $54. A flight from Boston to Portland, Maine is more expensive than a bus, with prices starting at $154. A train from Boston to Portland, Maine is also an option, with an average price of $60.


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