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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Durham to Saco?

Lowest Price$5.00
Fastest Train0h 43m
Trains Per Day5
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Durham to Saco 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 Durham to Saco?

In the last month, $7.45 was the average price of a train ticket from Durham, NH to Saco, 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 16 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $3.78 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Durham to Saco?

The distance between Durham and Saco is approximately 35 miles, or 57 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 43 minutes, It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Saco.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Durham to Saco 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 Friday 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 Durham at 10:00am 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 Durham to Saco?

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

You can also take a train for your return trip from Saco to Durham.

Which train should you take from Durham to Saco?

Amtrak Downeaster is the one and only train line which connects Durham, New Hampshire to Saco, Maine. However, there are 5 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Downeaster50h 44m$7.85

Where is the train station in Durham?

There is one train station in Durham:

  • UNH Durham Transit Ctr - 3 Depot Rd

Where is the train station in Saco?

Saco has one train station:

  • 138 Main St - Saco Island

Price trends for trains from Durham to Saco

Average prices by travel date

$15$10$5OctNov

Monthly average prices

$25$20$15$10$5NDJFMAMJJASO

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

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