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Senior Discounts: Save 50% on Downeaster Tickets

Book Today to Take the Train to Portland, Boston or More

Amtrak is giving you another reason to plan a trip along the New England coast with our senior discounts on Downeaster tickets. Catch the train to Portland, ME and explore the Old Port, or head to Boston for a day of shopping, museum visits or a walk along the Freedom Trail. Travel to any destination on the Downeaster and save 50% with this special offer available only to seniors (62 and up).

Start making plans for your next trip today.

Terms and Conditions
  • Valid for 50% off the regular (full) adult rail fare.
  • Valid for senior citizens (age 62 and older) only.
  • Select "Senior" passenger type to receive discount.
  • Valid for travel on the Downeaster service, except not valid on train #685 and #695.
  • Up to 2 children ages 2 - 12 may accompany each senior at half the regular (full) adult rail fare.
  • Seating is limited; seats may not be available on all trains at all times.
  • Valid proof of age is required for the discount and onboard the train.
  • Valid for Coach seats only; no Business Class upgrades permitted.
  • Not combinable with any other discount offer.
  • In addition to the discount restrictions, this offer is also subject to any restrictions, blackouts, and refund rules that apply to the type of fare purchased.
  • Seats are limited and fares may not be available on all trains at all times.
  • Fares, routes and schedules are subject to change without notice.
  • Not combinable with any other discount offer.
  • Other restrictions may apply.
Senior Couple Onboard

You must click the 'Book It Now' button to receive the discount. Fare discount will be automatically applied to qualifying travel when a selected train is added to the cart.