Public Comment Period: FY 2024 Fare Plan

The Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority (NNEPRA) has proposed a fare increase for the Amtrak Downeaster rail service between Brunswick, Maine and Boston, MA. A copy of the FY24 Fare Plan is available here or can be received by sending a written request to or via Mail. 

Public comment on the proposed fares will be accepted through October 9, 2023. Staff will review written comments until that date, and additional public comment will be accepted at the NNEPRA Board meeting held on October 23, 2023, where the final decision will be made. The fare change is anticipated to go into effect on or about November 1, 2023.

Comments can be directed to, or can be submitted in writing to:


Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority

75 W. Commercial Street, Suite 104

Portland, Maine  04101