July 15, 2019 The Amtrak Downeaster Rolls Out a Variety of Train to Maine Deals- Summer 2019

BOSTON, Mass. – Amtrak’s Downeaster train – which runs from Boston’s North Station through New Hampshire to Maine – is offering a variety of travel deals for Summer 2019. Visitors can skip the hassle of driving and parking and save big when you ride the rails to Maine.

  • Train to Maine BOGO: Buy one adult full fare ticket, bring a friend for half price. This promotion is valid for travel on trains #681, #683, #688, #691, #693, and #698. To use this discount, tickets must be purchased at least three days in advance of travel. Reference promotional code v158.
  • Train to Maine $5 fares: Take the Downeaster train 685 from Exeter to Brunswick or points in between for just $5 one-way.
  • Discover Maine Rail Pass: Get 10 one-way trips on the Amtrak Downeaster between any Maine station within a 7-day period for just $19 per person.  
  • Seniors, children, and people with disabilities get half off one-way fares.

Reservations are required and must be made in advance of travel. For more info, visit www.amtrakdowneaster.com.

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About Amtrak®

Amtrak offers a more comfortable and convenient travel experience with free Wi-Fi on most trains, plenty of leg room and no middle seat. With our state and commuter partners, we move people, the economy and the nation forward, carrying more than 30 million Amtrak customers for each of the past eight years. Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states, the District of Columbia and three Canadian Provinces, and reaches 400 additional destinations via connecting bus routes. Book travel, check train status, access your eTicket and more through the Amtrak app. Learn more at Amtrak.com.

About the Amtrak Downeaster®

The Amtrak Downeaster is the rail connection from Boston, Massachusetts to Brunswick, Maine and points in between: Woburn, Haverhill, Exeter, Durham, Dover, Wells, Saco, Old Orchard Beach, Portland and Freeport. Shop at world famous L.L. Bean in Freeport. Stroll through historic New Hampshire cities. Take in the endless array of entertainment in downtown Boston. Passengers enjoy free and convenient Internet access on the train, while the Downeaster Café offers snacks, light meals, soft drinks and alcoholic beverages at a reasonable price for the passengers. The Downeaster is a fun and hassle-free way to travel solo, for business or with family and friends.