Cheap Portland to Boston  train tickets

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How much are Portland to Boston train tickets?

Lowest Price£16.72
Fastest2h 25m
Daily Schedules8
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Overall score for Portland to Boston
5.0
Based on 1 reviews
Amtrak Downeaster
5.0
Based on 1 reviews
Based on 1 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Downeaster report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
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4.0
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4.0
Value
5.0
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5.0

How to book cheap train tickets from Portland to Boston ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Portland to Boston is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Portland to Boston was £19.09. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £6.37 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Portland to Boston ? How far is Portland to Boston ?

The distance between Portland to Boston is 98.71 miles or 158.82 km. A train trip from Portland to Boston typically takes 2 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Downeaster. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 2 hours and 25 minutes to get from Portland to Boston.

Getting to Boston from Portland by train typically takes under three hours. A day trip to Boston from Portland is fairly easy to do with plenty of time to see the sights in Boston and still get back at a reasonable time in the evening.

On Thursday trains from Portland to Boston are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Downeaster has the greatest number of connections between Portland to Boston

Typically there are 8 schedules to compare for your trip to Boston. On the route to Boston 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Downeaster offers the most scheduled departures between Portland to Boston, usually offering 4 trips per day. 4 train trips per day are direct connections to Boston, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Portland to Boston, which start at £0.80.

Portland to Boston is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Portland to Boston start from £16.72, and on average cost £23.08. Daily there are 7 Amtrak schedules to Boston. Amtrak in Portland leaves from 100 Thompsons Pt Rd, And in Boston trains arrive at Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other train station.

From Portland to Boston train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 19 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 25 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £24.69 for a one-way train ticket to Boston.

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Avg. Time
3h 19m
Avg. Price
£23.08

Amtrak Downeaster

Amtrak Downeaster train tickets from Portland to Boston start from £19.11, and on average cost £19.57. Daily there are 4 Amtrak Downeaster schedules to Boston. Amtrak Downeaster in Portland leaves from 100 Thompsons Pt Rd, And in Boston trains arrive at North Station,

From Portland to Boston train travel on Amtrak Downeaster takes 2 hours and 30 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, Amtrak Downeaster offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 25 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Downeaster offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £19.61 for a one-way train ticket to Boston.

Toilet
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power point
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 30m
Avg. Price
£19.57

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Portland on their way to Boston. The busiest departure station in Portland serving this route is 100 Thompsons Pt Rd.
  • 100 Thompsons Pt Rd
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Boston. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Portland serving this route is North Station, Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St.
  • North Station
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St