A blizzard is forecast for most of the Downeaster service area from 10pm Monday, January 26 to 4am Wednesday January 28 - with safety of our passengers and crews the utmost importance, we have cancelled all trains for Tuesday. We anticipate to resume normal service Wednesday January 28. We will continue to update the status of the railroad here on our website.
Train to Maine | Roundtrip Daily From Boston, MA to Portland, ME
Experience more fun with the Train to Maine.
Make getting there part of the experience with a trip on the Amtrak Downeaster. With five round-trips daily between Boston and Portland, and now two round-trips to Freeport and Brunswick, the Amtrak Downeaster is your car-free connection to exciting Maine destinations.
Ride the Amtrak Downeaster to your desired Maine location and take advantage of our BOGO special. Buy one full-price ticket, and bring a friend for free!
Ride the train up to Portland and stroll through cobble stone streets, dine with waterfront views at award-winning restaurants and shop delightful boutiques. Catch a harbor cruise with Casco Bay Lines to experience all of Portland.
In the mood for some shopping? Take the train to Freeport and arrive within walking distance of upscale outlets, boutiques and of course, the L.L. Bean flagship store open 24 hours, every day. Or discover the outdoors through L.L. Bean Discovery Schools—from snowshoeing to cross country skiing, there is a Maine adventure waiting for you!
Continue to Brunswick and enjoy the small-town college charm of Maine Street, lined with boutiques, restaurants and B&B’s, all within walking distance of the train station.
Start planning your car-free adventure to Maine today. What are you waiting for? Book now.