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Ride the Amtrak Great Dome Car

Experience panoramic views of the scenic villages, coastline, marshes, streams and landscapes from Amtrak’s Great Dome Car. This vintage car was built in 1955 and features an upper level with windows on all sides (including the roof). 

 

Dome Car seats are available at no extra cost, but available on a first-come, first-served basis. Passengers are encouraged to rotate in and out of the Dome Car to allow all passengers the ability to enjoy this unique experience.

 

Although the Dome Car will remain in operation on the Downeaster through September 23rd, a number of construction project are currently scheduled which will result in service interruption in various locations throughout September. 

 

* The Great Dome Car is available on the following Downeaster trains between September 10, 2018 and September 19, 2018*:

M-F Weekday Train #680, #681, #686, #687 Dover, NH to Boston, MA ONLY

Saturday Trains #690, #691, #698, #699

Sunday Trains #692, #693, #696, #697

 

* The Great Dome Car is available on the following Downeaster trains between September 19, 2018 and September 23, 2018*:

M-F Weekday Train  #681, #682, #683, #,685, #686, #688 Brunswick, ME to Wells, ME ONLY

Saturday Trains #690, #691, #698, #699

Sunday Trains #692, #693, #696, #697

 

Please Note: The Dome Car schedule is subject to change without notice.