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How much are train tickets from Wells to Boston?

Lowest Price$16.00
Fastest Train1h 46m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines1
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Wells, ME to Boston, MA
Based on 1 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak Downeaster report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
June 7, 2019Visiting family
Will at the cantina was very friendly and provided good service, the staff overall was very helpful and efficient
Trays on backs of chairs were a bit dirty

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Wells to Boston right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Wells to Boston?

In the last month, $16.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Wells, ME to Boston, MA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $5.00 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Wells to Boston?

The distance between Wells and Boston is approximately 71 miles, or 114 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 51 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 46 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Wells to Boston are the most crowded on Thursday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Wells at 5:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 5:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Wells to Boston?

There are 4 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Wells to Boston.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Boston to Wells. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Wells to Boston for $19.00.

Which train should you take from Wells to Boston?

Amtrak Downeaster is the one and only train line which connects Wells, Maine to Boston, Massachusetts. However, there are 4 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Downeaster41h 51m$16.44

Where is the train station in Wells?

There is one train station in Wells:

  • Reg Transp Ctr - 696 Sanford Rd

Where is the train station in Boston?

Boston has one train station:

  • North Station

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