Take the Downeaster from Boston’s North Station and be in Freeport, Maine in just a little over three hours. It is such a fun and relaxing way to travel. Arrive at the train station, board the train and relax, leaving all the rest to Amtrak. No worries about traffic, no tolls to pay, no weather hassles. Arrive in Freeport rested and relaxed, having enjoyed a good book, good conversation with your traveling partner, or a nap. Once at the train platform, a short walk (less than two blocks), puts you at James Place Inn where your room is waiting.
The train is ideal for traveling to spend the night when you won’t need a car. Within easy walking here in Freeport you can do a little shopping, take in a movie at our movie theater, and enjoy a nice dinner. A night away can feel like a mini-vacation and have you ready to face the week upon your return. So if you are feeling as though you need a break and you would like to spruce up your wardbrobe, buy your Amtrack ticket aboard the Downeaster and head to Freeport. Be sure to call James Place Inn and reserve your room while you’re at it! We hope yo welcome you soon.