Cheap train tickets from Portland to Exeter


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How much are train tickets from Portland to Exeter?

Lowest Price£10.81
Fastest1h 17m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Portland to Exeter?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Portland to Exeter 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 Exeter was £10.81. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 22 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £3.86 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 ride from Portland to Exeter?

The distance between Portland and Exeter is approximately 58.51 miles, or 94.13 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 1 hour and 21 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 17 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Portland to Exeter?

On Monday trains from Portland to Exeter 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

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

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Exeter. One train carrier operates regular service on the Portland to Exeter route. Amtrak Downeaster offers the most scheduled departures between Portland to Exeter, usually offering 4 trips per day. 4 train trips per day are direct connections to Exeter, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

One train company connects Portland to Exeter

Amtrak Downeaster

Amtrak Downeaster train tickets from Portland to Exeter start from £10.81, and on average cost £12.03. Daily there are 4 Amtrak Downeaster schedules to Exeter. Amtrak Downeaster in Portland leaves from 100 Thompsons Pt Rd, And in Exeter trains arrive at 60 Lincoln St at Railroad Ave,

From Portland to Exeter train travel on Amtrak Downeaster takes 1 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Exeter faster, Amtrak Downeaster offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 17 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Downeaster offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £12.92 for a one-way train ticket to Exeter.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Portland on their way to Exeter. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Portland are:
  • 100 Thompsons Pt Rd
There is one train station where trains arrive in Exeter from Portland. These are the busiest arriving stations in Exeter:
  • 60 Lincoln St at Railroad Ave