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Connect to the People and Places You’ve Missed
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The Amtrak Downeaster is celebrating 20 years of connecting Northern New England with reliable and convenient passenger rail service. Click here to view our video and learn more about our special $20 round-trip fares.


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Concert Photo

Connect to the games and concerts you've missed! The Amtrak Downeaster will depart Boston at 11:25pm on evenings of major concerts and sporting events.

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Welcome Aboard


With 5 round-trips daily, the Amtrak Downeaster is your car-free connection from Brunswick, Maine to Boston, Massachusetts and beyond. Sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery of northern New England. Whether you’re on a daytime adventure, business trip or going to the game, there are so many reasons to take the train. 

Spacious Seating

Spacious Seating

free wi-fi

Free Wi-Fi

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Downeaster Café






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Covid Safety Video

The health and safety of our passengers remains our top priority. Watch our Covid Safety Video to learn more about the enhanced protocols that have been implemented on all Downeaster trains.

Downeaster Cafe

The Downeaster Café is located on every train and has snacks, light meals, soft drinks and alcoholic beverages available for purchase. View our menu and learn more about the safety precautions and protocols we’ve implemented for everyone’s safety.

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Amtrak Downeaster fares are economical and vary by train, destination and ticket type. Value fares range from just $3 to $30 per adult each way.

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Bring along your furry travel buddy! Small dogs and cats are welcome on the Downeaster. Reservations needed. 

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