Compare Portland to Boston train tickets



traveling from Portland to Boston by train

Cheapest price$24.00
Shortest Duration2h 0m
Trips per day5
train carriers2
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How can I get the cheapest train ticket from Portland to Boston?

The best way to get the cheapest train tickets from Portland to Boston is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Portland to Boston were $24.00. By booking 10 days out, tickets are on average $5.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel from Portland to Boston?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Portland to Boston by train is at 2:00 PM on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 6:00 AM on Thursday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

How many daily train trips are there from Portland to Boston?

On average there are 5 train trips per day. Amtrak Downeaster has the most options for departures from Portland to Boston, with an average of 5 trips per day and 108 monthly trips. 2 train carriers currently travel from Portland to Boston. Of the 5 trips there are 5 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Bus options from Portland start at $1.00.

train lines that run from Portland to Boston

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Portland. Most train trips to Boston will depart from 100 Thompsons Pt Rd.
  • 100 Thompsons Pt Rd
Train trips arrive in Boston at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. North Station are the main train stations in Boston for trips arriving from Portland.
  • North Station