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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.
The train arrives steps from the beach. Take a dip in the ocean, feast on pizza and fried dough, enjoy a roller coaster ride and fireworks every Thursday evening thru Labor Day—Old Orchard Beach offers summer fun like you remember it.
Ride the train up to Portland and stroll through cobblestone 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 kayaking to fly fishing, 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&Bs, all within walking distance of the train station.
Start planning your car-free adventure to Maine today. What are you waiting for? Book now.