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How to get to Durham by train

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What train companies travel to Durham, New Hampshire?

Located in New Hampshire, Durham is accessible by train from 11 other cities. You can choose from 60 daily scheduled trips when you search for trains to Durham on Wanderu. Amtrak Downeaster usually has the most trains on any given day.

Train companies serving Durham

TrainRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Downeaster111h 3m£8.12
Amtrak58h 8m£111.34
  • Amtrak Downeaster

    Amtrak Downeaster

    The Amtrak Downeaster provides passenger rail service in New England along the northeastern seaboard. The line is especially popular in the summer months for coastal getaways, and in the fall to see the incredible foliage along the train route. Choose between Coach Class or Business Class, the latter offering more comfortable seating, complimentary non-alcoholic beverages, and a more flexible ticket cancellation policy. All passengers are treated to free onboard WiFi and access to the cafe car to buy a snack or coffee.

  • Amtrak


    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a good price for a train ticket to Durham?

£3.30 is the cheapest price for a train ticket to Durham, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on buses from your city to Durham. In the last month, trains from Exeter to Durham had the lowest average price at £3.30. The train from Dover to Durham also tends to start at relatively low prices.

Where is the train station in Durham, NH?

The main train station in Durham is UNH Durham Transit Ctr - 3 Depot Rd. As the busiest station, it has the most train arrivals, although some trains may make other stops in and around Durham.

Which train service has the best service to Durham?

Based on customers travel reviews, travelers who booked on Wanderu rave about traveling to Durham by train with Amtrak Downeaster giving them a 4 rating out of 5. Travelers also mentioned that Amtrak Downeaster had the most comfortable train service to Durham taking into account the seats and amenities that Amtrak Downeaster offers. They rate Amtrak Downeaster a 4 out of 5 when it comes to just how relaxing and enjoyable their experience was onboard. If you are looking to arrive to Durham punctually travelers suggest that Amtrak Downeaster has the best on time performance on their train schedules to Durham, rating them a 4.2 based on their on time arrivals.

What is the closest airport to Durham, NH?

The closest airport to Durham is Portsmouth Intl at Pease Airport (PSM), it is located 6.5 miles from the city center of Durham.

Is Durham a popular train travel destination?

Durham ranks number 4 among most popular train destinations in the region. It also ranks number 288 in United States. Durham has the second most number of destinations in New Hampshire that are connected to Durham by train service. Each day 53 direct train schedules arrive in the Durham.

What is the population of Durham?

The population of Durham is 10345. Durham ranks number 7 in terms of population in New Hampshire and number 607 in all of United States.

How much do train tickets to Durham cost?

Train tickets to Durham range from £3 for a short trip to Durham, while a 60 to 200 mile train trip to Durham starts at , and a longer trip by train to Durham can be as cheap as . Looking to travel across state or province lines? A trip from out of your region will be as low as £5 .

What type of traveler does Durham attract?

People who take the train to Durham are most often visiting their families or loved ones. With frequent schedules, the ability to book and hop on a train last minute make taking a train to Durham easy whether you're planning a trip far in advance or need some quality time with loved ones at the last minute.

What train station is located closest to the city center of Durham?

The closest train station to the city center of Durham is UNH Durham Transit Ctr - 3 Depot Rd, located just 0.6 miles away. Select UNH Durham Transit Ctr - 3 Depot Rd as your arrival if your plans call for exploring the downtown area of Durham. Search on Wanderu and in the search results you can filter travel options by arriving or departing station.

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