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Travel safely with the Amtrak Downeaster

Posted September 16, 2020

The Amtrak Downeaster is now operating four round-trips daily between Brunswick, ME and Boston, MA. Enhanced procedures have been implemented to protect the health and safety of passengers and crews, including:

  • New cleaning and disinfecting protocols. Downeaster trains are sanitized and disinfected daily with enhanced cleaning between trips.
  • Crews and passengers are required to wear face coverings.
  • The number of passengers is limited to 50% of available seating capacity to support physical distancing guidelines.
  • Multi-Ride ticket holders are required to confirm each trip through Amtrak RideReserve prior to boarding trains.