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Amtrak's Downeaster

Portland - Exeter - Haverhill - Boston

Integrated train and Concord Trailways bus schedules

  • Boston - Portland
  • Portland - Boston
  • Services on the Downeaster.
  • Connecting services information.

    Amtrak tickets are valid on Concord Trailways bus schedules.
    Additional service and route information from the Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority.


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    Bus Bus Train Number 680 690 682 692 684 694 66 696 3688 4688 Days of Operation Mo-Fr Sa/Su Mo-Fr Sa/Su Mo-Fr Sa/Su MoFr Sa/Su Mo-Fr Mo-Fr Will not Operate * * * * Will also Operate * * * * * miles . Portland, ME 0 Dp 5:50a 6:30a 8:00a 8:25a 12:50p 1:50p 3:0p 6:40p 8:00p Old Orchard Beach, ME 12 6:05a 6:45a 8:15a 8:40a 1:05p 2:05p 3:5p 6:55p Saco-Biddeford, ME 16 6:12a 6:52a 8:22a 8:47a 1:17p 2:12p 3:2p 7:02p Wells, ME 32 6:32a 7:10a 8:40a 9:05a 1:34p 2:34p 3:0p 7:20p 8:35p Dover, NH 48 6:51a 7:31a 9:01a 9:26a 1:51p 2:51p 4:1p 7:41p 8:45p Durham, NH 54 6:59a 7:39a 9:09a 9:34a 1:59p 2:59p 4:9p 7:49p 9:00p Exeter, NH 65 7:14a 6:52a 9:22a 9:47a 2:12p 3:12p 4:2p 8:02p 9:30p Haverhill, MA 82 7:35a 8:13a 9:43a 10:08a 2:33p 3:33p 4:3p 8:23p Woburn MA - Anderson RTC 103 D 8:01a D 8:39a D10:09a D10:34a D 2:59p D 3:59p D 5:9p D 8:49p Boston, MA - N. Station 116 Ar 8:25a 9:00a 10:30a 10:55a 3:20p 4:20p 5:5p 9:10p 10:05p 10:30p D -- Stops only to discharge passengers * -- 5/28; 7/4; 9/3 [Top of this page] [Return to schedule index] Bus Bus Train Number 681 691 683 693 685 687 65 3689 4689 697 Days of Operation Mo-Fr Sa/Su Mo-Fr Sa/Su Mo-Fr Mo-Fi SaSu Mo-Fi Mo-Fr Sa/Su Will not Operate * * * Will also Operate * * * * * * miles . Boston, MA - N. Station 0 Dp 9:05a 9:30a 11:05a 12:00n 5:00p 6:20p 6:5p 11:00p 11:00p 11:20p Woburn MA - Anderson RTC 12 R 9:23a R 9:48a R11:23a R12:18p R 5:18p R 6:38p R 7:3p R11:38p Haverhill, MA 16 9:52a 10:17a 11:52a 12:47p 5:47p 7:12p 7:2p #12:07a Exeter, NH 32 10:14a 10:39a 11:14p 1:09p 6:09p 7:34p 7:4p 12:00a #12:29a Durham, NH 48 10:29a 10:52a 12:27p 1:22p 6:22p 7:47p 8:7p 12:30a #12:42a Dover, NH 54 10:37a 11:00a 12:35p 1:30p 6:30p 7:55p 8:5p 12:45a #12:50a Wells, ME 65 10:53a 11:18a 12:53p 1:48p 6:48p 8:13p 8:3p 12:30a # 1:08a Saco-Biddeford, ME 82 11:11a 11:36a 1:11p 2:06p 7:06p 8:31p 8:1p 12:50a # 1:26a Old Orchard Beach, ME 103 11:18a 11:43a 1:19p 2:13p 7:13p 8:38p 8:8p # 1:33a Portland, ME 116 Ar 11:35a 12:00n 1:35p 2:30p 7:30p 5:55p 9:5p 1:10a 1:50a D -- Stops only to recieve passengers # -- Stops only on signal or advance notice to conductor * -- 5/28; 7/4; 9/3

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    Amtrak Thruway Connections

    Bangor - Portland

    B8263 B8265 B8269 B8271 Thruway Bus Number B8264 B8254 B8258 B8260 B8262 Daily Daily Daily Daily Days of Operation Daily Daily Daily Daily Daily Read down Read up . M M M Dp Orono, ME Ar M M M 7:15a 11:15a 11:00a 3:15p Bangor, ME 2:15p 6:00p 6:30p 11:15p 10:30p 8:00a ---- 11:45a ---- Searsport, ME 5:10p ---- 10:25p ---- 8:10a ---- 11:55a ---- Belfast, ME 5:00p ---- 10:15p ---- 8:25a ---- 12:10p ---- Lincolnville, ME 4:45p ---- 10:00p ---- 8:45a ---- 12:30p ---- Camden/Rockport, ME 4:35p ---- 9:45p ---- 9:05a ---- 12:50p ---- Rockland, ME 4:15p ---- 9:30p ---- 9:35a ---- 1:20p ---- Waldoboro, ME 3:50p ---- 9:00p ---- 9:50a ---- 1:35p ---- Damariscotta, ME 3:30p ---- 8:40p ---- 10:05a ---- 1:50p ---- Wiscasset, ME 3:10p ---- 8:25p ---- 10:25a ---- 2:10p ---- Bath, ME 2:50p ---- 8:05p ---- M ---- M ---- Bowdoin College, ME M ---- M ---- 10:45a ---- 2:30p ---- Brunswick, ME 2:30p ---- 7:45p ---- 11:15a 1:25p 3:00p 6:25p Ar Portland. ME Dp 12:01p 2:00p 4:15p 7:15p 8:15p 684/694 694/686 96 696 Connecting Train 681 683/691 683/693 683/693 693/685 B -- Thruway Bus. M -- This stop primarily serves a university or college and operates on limited days during the school year. Consult Amtrak for details. Service is provided by
    Concord Trailways.

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    Services on board the Downeaster

    • Coaches -- Unreserved
    • Coastal Club Service:
      • Business Class Service
      • Reserved deluxe coach seating.
      • Complimentary non-alcoholic beverage service and newspapers.
      • At-seat power outlets for laptops.
    • Cafe Car:
      • Specialty regional menu.
      • Sandwiches, snacks, and beverages.
    • Baggage -- No checked baggage.
    • Bicycles:
      • A limited number of spaces are available in special bike racks to transport unboxed bicycles.
      • Bicycles are handled at Portland, Wells, and Boston only.
      • Reservation required and a service charge applies.
      • Passenger loads, secures and unloads the bicycle.
    • Train Host program:
      • Cooperative effort with TrainRiders/Northeast.
      • Assistance with travel information and connections for stations along the route.
    • Smoking -- Smoking is not permitted on these trains.

    The Downeaster is financed through funds made available by the Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority.
    Additional service and route information available from the Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority.

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