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Trip Summary

There are 5 daily trains from Wells to Freeport. Traveling by train from Wells to Freeport usually takes around one hour and 16 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in one hour and 12 minutes.

Distance44 mi (71 km)
Fastest train1h 12m
Lowest price$7.00
Trains per day5
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Downeaster
Train lines2

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

In the last month, $7.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Wells, ME to Freeport, ME. 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 $2.00 more than that for a same-day booking.

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If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 10 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Freeport from Wells will be about $2.00 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Wells to Freeport?

2 train services operate from Wells, Maine to Freeport, Maine. Amtrak Downeaster usually has more trains scheduled, with 5 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak11h 14m$7.00
Amtrak Downeaster51h 17m$7.06
  • Amtrak

    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. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from Wells to Freeport every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $7.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Wells to Freeport during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Wells to Freeport?

The distance between Wells and Freeport is approximately 44 miles, or 71 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 16 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 12 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 Freeport are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Monday 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 1:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00pm. 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 Freeport?

There are 5 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Wells to Freeport.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Freeport to Wells.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Wells?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Wells.

Where is the train station in Freeport?

Arrival stations

Freeport has one train station.

Need a return trip from Freeport to Wells?

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