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Rockford - Manchester Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from Rockford to Manchester. Traveling by train from Rockford to Manchester usually takes around 26 hours and 45 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance814 mi (1311 km)
Fastest train26h 45m
Lowest price$179.11
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
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Which train should you take from Rockford to Manchester?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Rockford, Illinois to Manchester, Vermont. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak21d 2h 45m$179.11
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 2 Amtrak trains from Rockford to Manchester every day, as well as 0 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $179.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Rockford to Manchester during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Rockford to Manchester?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Rockford to Manchester, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

How long is the train journey from Rockford to Manchester?

The distance between Rockford and Manchester is approximately 814 miles, or 1311 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 26 hours and 45 minutes,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Rockford to Manchester are the most crowded on Thursday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Rockford at 5:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 5:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Rockford to Manchester?

Trains leave the station in Rockford twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Manchester to Rockford.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Rockford?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Rockford.

Where is the train station in Manchester?

Arrival stations

Manchester has one train station.

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