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Best price $ 24
Journey duration 2 h 27 min
Connections per day 4
First departure 03:55
Last departure 20:30
Distance 98.8 mi

Your journey from Boston, MA to Portland, ME with Virail

Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Boston, MA to Portland, ME. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much do train tickets from Boston, MA to Portland, ME cost?

Prices will vary when you travel from Boston, MA to Portland, ME. On average, though, you'll pay about $ 26.01 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $ 24, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Trains from Boston, MA to Portland, ME

How long does it take to get from Boston, MA to Portland, ME by train?

The journey between Boston, MA and Portland, ME runs for about 98.8 mi and usually takes approximately 2 h 27 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 2 h 24 min. If you are trying to get from Boston, MA to Portland, ME as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When do the first and last departures from Boston, MA to Portland, ME leave?

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Boston, MA to Portland, ME leaving at 03:55. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 20:30.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which stations can I use to travel from Boston, MA to Portland, ME?

You will be able to leave Boston, MA by using stations such as Boston - North Station and Boston, MA. These connect you to stations including Portland Transportation Center and Portland, ME in Portland, ME. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Boston, MA or in Portland, ME, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do journeys run from Boston, MA to Portland, ME?

If you want to get from Boston, MA to Portland, ME, you can travel with providers such as Amtrak. You will find a maximum number of 5 departures per day. On average, there are 4 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 4 direct journeys between Boston, MA and Portland, ME. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.