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How much are train tickets from Dover to Portland?

Lowest Price$5.00
Fastest Train0h 55m
Trains Per Day3
Train Lines1
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Dover, NH to Portland, ME
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)
November 3, 2019Solo travel
Nothing really.
The ontime arrival.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Dover to Portland 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 Dover to Portland?

In the last month, $8.71 was the average price of a train ticket from Dover, NH to Portland, 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 3 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $2.20 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Dover to Portland?

The distance between Dover and Portland is approximately 45 miles, or 72 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 58 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 55 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Portland.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Dover to Portland are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Dover at 10:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Dover to Portland?

There are 3 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Dover to Portland.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Portland to Dover.

What train services are there from Dover to Portland?

Amtrak Downeaster is the one and only train line which connects Dover, New Hampshire to Portland, Maine. However, there are 3 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Downeaster30h 58m$9.12

Where is the train station in Dover?

There is one train station in Dover:

  • 33 Chestnut St

Where is the train station in Portland?

Portland has one train station:

  • 100 Thompsons Pt Rd

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