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\nLynn Commuter Rail Station Improvements\n

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\nAt the Lynn Commuter Rail station, we are planning significant structure, safety, functionality, and accessibility improvements that will reduce station maintenance costs.\n

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News

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July Service Changes: MBTA Continues Repair Work to Improve Reliability Across the System

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\nJune 18, 2024\n

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\nJuly Service Changes: MBTA Continues Repair Work to Improve Reliability Across the System\n

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MBTA Announces Service Plans for Friday’s Celtics Parade

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\nJune 18, 2024\n

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\nMBTA Announces Service Plans for Friday’s Celtics Parade\n

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MBTA General Manager Provides Update on Progress of South Coast Rail Project, Milestone Reached with New Testing Phase

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\nJune 14, 2024\n

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\nMBTA General Manager Provides Update on Progress of South Coast Rail Project, Milestone Reached with New Testing Phase\n

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MBTA to Run “The Lucky Express” Commuter Rail Service Between Oak Grove, Malden Center, and North Station on Sunday Evening in Support of Celtics Playoffs

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\nJune 5, 2024\n

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\nMBTA to Run “The Lucky Express” Commuter Rail Service Between Oak Grove, Malden Center, and North Station on Sunday Evening in Support of Celtics Playoffs\n

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Replacement of South Elm Bridge on Haverhill Commuter Rail Line Begins This Summer

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\nJune 4, 2024\n

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\nReplacement of South Elm Bridge on Haverhill Commuter Rail Line Begins This Summer\n

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Newburyport/Rockport Line | Commuter Rail (2024)

FAQs

How much is a train ticket from Newburyport to Boston? ›

MBTA operates a train from Newburyport to North Station every 2 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $13 and the journey takes 1h 7m.

Is the MBTA Commuter Rail free? ›

Commuter Rail fares are determined by the Zones you are traveling to and from. A one-way ticket costs between $2.40 – $13.25. Round trip, 10-ride, and monthly passes are also available. Reduced fares are available for eligible riders.

What time is the train from Ipswich to Beverly? ›

Ipswich to Beverly train times

Trains run every two hours between Ipswich and Beverly. The earliest departure is at 13:05 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Ipswich is at 21:40 which arrives into Beverly at 21:55.

Can I use my Charlie card on the commuter rail? ›

Use Your CharlieCard on the Commuter Rail

You can use your CharlieCard to pay for travel within Fairmount Line Zone 1A. Tap your CharlieCard at the fare validators on the platform.

What line is Newburyport on? ›

The Newburyport/Rockport Line is a branch of the MBTA Commuter Rail system, running northeast from downtown Boston, Massachusetts towards Cape Ann and the Merrimack Valley, serving the North Shore.

Can you buy tickets in trainstation? ›

You can buy your ticket at the station by visiting a self-service machine or the ticket office.

Where do trains go to from Ipswich? ›

Arrivals
Departing toTrainPlatform
to NorwichGreater Anglia
to FelixstoweGreater Anglia1
to CambridgeGreater Anglia2B
to London Liverpool StreetGreater Anglia4
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Is there a ticket office at Ipswich station? ›

The ticket office at this station has recently moved, and is now located at the front of the station to the left, near the multi-storey car park, and is accessible directly from the station forecourt.

How long does the longest train ride take? ›

And the general conclusion people have come to? The planet's longest train trip would come to around 18,755 kilometres, take three weeks, travel through 13 countries and require at least seven different visas. Certain rules were taken into account.

Why is it called a CharlieCard? ›

The Charlie Card actually gets its name from a 1949 campaign song about a man named Charlie who was eternally stuck on the T when he couldn't pay his exit fare (a concept that no longer exists).

Can you use one CharlieCard for multiple people? ›

The CharlieCard can only hold transfers for 4 people, but it can be used to tap in an unlimited number of people with stored value. The official MBTA policy is that only the CharlieTicket version of the 7 day LinkPass is accepted on the commuter rail and ferry.

What is the difference between a CharlieCard and a Charlie ticket? ›

The CharlieCard and CharlieTicket

Both of them are reusable and rechargeable and the differences between them are minor. If you are visiting for a limited amount of time, we recommend the CharlieTicket as it might be more convenient. The CharlieTicket can store fares for rides or a T-Pass.

Is it cheaper to buy Amtrak tickets online or at the station? ›

There are several ways to purchase an Amtrak ticket: You can do it online or via Amtrak's app, you can buy tickets at the station, or you can order them over the phone. But Soto says there's only one way to go. "You will find better deals if you buy your ticket online instead of at the train station," Soto said.

Is it cheaper to drive or to take Amtrak? ›

Summary. Amtrak offers commuter lines that compete with city trains and driving can save money upfront, but parking costs can add up. Driving is normally cheaper than Amtrak trains upfront, but commuting on trains can be more relaxing and productive.

How much does it cost to ride the train in Boston? ›

A one-way fare on the subway is $2.40 with a CharlieCard, CharlieTicket, or cash. Reduced fares are available for eligible riders. Passes for 1 day ($11.00), 7 days ($22.50), or the Monthly LinkPass ($90.00) are also available.

How much is a one way T ticket Boston? ›

To ride the T, you'll need a CharlieCard or CharlieTicket, which can be purchased at most subway station vending machines and select convenience stores. The basic fare for a one-way ride is $2.40, and kids 11 years and younger ride free.

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