The distance between Madison to Portland ME is 960.94 miles or 1546.09 km. A train trip from Madison to Portland ME typically takes 48 hours and 15 minutes. If you are looking to get to Portland faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 47 hours and 30 minutes to get from Madison to Portland.
Going from Madison to Portland by train takes over 48 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Saturday trains from Madison to Portland are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Portland. One train carrier operates regular service on the Madison to Portland route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Madison to Portland, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Madison to Portland, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Madison to Portland ME, which start at $136.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Madison to Portland start from $167.00, and on average cost $219.33. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Portland. Amtrak in Madison leaves from 4 Collins Ct and one other station. And in Portland trains arrive at 100 Thompsons Pt Rd,
From Madison to Portland train travel on Amtrak takes 48 hours and 15 minutes. If you are looking to get to Portland faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 47 hours and 30 minutes.