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New York, NY to Rochester, NY by train

The journey from New York, NY to Rochester, NY by train is 250.94 mi and takes 9 hr 45 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:15 AM and the last at 9:15 PM. It is possible to travel from New York, NY to Rochester, NY by train for as little as $73.90 or as much as $209.38. The best price for this journey is $73.90.

Lowest Price$73.90
Journey Duration9 hr 45 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$73.90
Highest Price$209.38
First Departure7:15 AM
Last Departure9:15 PM
Distance250.94 mi
DepartureNew York, NY
ArrivalRochester, NY
CarriersAmtrak

New York, NY to Rochester, NY Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

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What's the best way to get from New York, NY to Rochester, NY? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from New York, NY to Rochester, NY, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much does it cost to get from New York, NY to Rochester, NY by train?

On average, a train ticket from New York, NY to Rochester, NY will cost you $102.82. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $73.90. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from New York, NY to Rochester, NY. On average, though, you'll pay about $102.82 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long is the journey from New York, NY to Rochester, NY by train?

The average journey time is 9 hr 45 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 250.94 mi from New York, NY to Rochester, NY. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from New York, NY to Rochester, NY to take longer than 9 hr 45 min. The journey from New York, NY to Rochester, NY covers a distance of 250.94 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 9 hr 45 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 7 hr 3 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from New York, NY to Rochester, NY faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from New York, NY to Rochester, NY?

The first daily departure from New York, NY to Rochester, NY leaves at 7:15 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 9:15 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between New York, NY and Rochester, NY. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. The first journey of the night departs from New York, NY at 7:15 AM. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 9:15 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between New York, NY and Rochester, NY. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations can I use on the New York, NY to Rochester, NY route?

In New York, NY, departure stations include Newark Liberty Airport Station,John F. Kennedy International Airport, JFK,New York Penn Station,New York Port Authority,LaGuardia Airport (LGA). When you arrive in Rochester, NY, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Rochester Train station. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do journeys run from New York, NY to Rochester, NY?

The route from New York, NY to Rochester, NY is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from New York, NY 1 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from New York, NY to Rochester, NY, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 1 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from New York, NY to Rochester, NY. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Rochester, NY
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Rochester, NY.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from New York, NY to Rochester, NY, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from New York, NY to Rochester, NY.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $58.50 to $5,059.06 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 99% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Rochester, NY

The cheapest New York, NY - Rochester, NY train tickets can be found for as low as $50.11 if you’re lucky, or $84.87 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $119.70.

Find the best day to travel to Rochester, NY by train

When travelling to Rochester, NY by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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New York, NY to Rochester, NY CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
28.27kg
Bus
30.29kg
Flight
80.77kg
Car
64.62kg
What are the CO2 emissions from New York, NY to Rochester, NY by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between New York, NY and Rochester, NY are 28.27kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between New York, NY and Rochester, NY? By taking the train between New York, NY and Rochester, NY you will save 52.5kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 2.02kg compared to a bus and 36.35kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from New York, NY to Rochester, NY?
A train ticket from New York, NY to Rochester, NY is $102.82. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $73.90.
What's the cheapest train ticket from New York, NY to Rochester, NY?
The cheapest ticket you can get from New York, NY to Rochester, NY is $73.90. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between New York, NY and Rochester, NY by train?
New York, NY to Rochester, NY is 250.94 mi.
How long does the train between New York, NY and Rochester, NY take?
New York, NY to Rochester, NY is on average 9 hr 45 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 7 hr 3 min.
How many train connections per day go from New York, NY to Rochester, NY?
New York, NY to Rochester, NY has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from New York, NY to Rochester, NY leave?
The earliest train from New York, NY to Rochester, NY departs at 7:15 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from New York, NY to Rochester, NY depart?
The latest train from New York, NY to Rochester, NY departs at 9:15 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from New York, NY to Rochester, NY in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $73.90 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from New York, NY to Rochester, NY?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from New York, NY to go to Rochester, NY.
What's the fastest journey time between New York, NY to Rochester, NY by train?
The fastest journey time by train between New York, NY and Rochester, NY is 7 hr 3 min.
Is there a direct train from New York, NY to Rochester, NY?
Yes, there is a direct train between New York, NY and Rochester, NY.
What are the CO2 emissions for New York, NY to Rochester, NY by train?
The train journey from New York, NY to Rochester, NY creates 28.27kg of CO2 emissions.

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