There are 2 ways to get from Portland to Dover by train or car

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Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Transportation Center to Dover Amtrak Downeaster

$24 - $50

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Portland to Dover 50 miles

$4 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Dover is to drive which costs $4 - $8 and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Dover is to train which costs $24 - $50 and takes 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Portland Transportation Center and arriving at Dover Amtrak. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Portland and Dover is 45 miles. The road distance is 50 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Dover without a car is to train which takes 58 min and costs $24 - $50.

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The train from Portland Transportation Center to Dover Amtrak takes 58 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Portland to Dover train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Portland Transportation Center station.

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Portland to Dover train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Dover Amtrak station.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Dover.
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  • Distance: 44.9 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Portland, ME, USA and Dover, NH, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Portland to Dover every 4 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $50 and the journey takes 58 min.

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Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Transportation Center to Dover Amtrak
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190

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