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Compare train tickets from Rochester to Boston


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How much are train tickets from Rochester, NY to Boston?

Lowest Price£37.96
Fastest Train9h 59m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines2
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Rochester to Boston?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, £41.83 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Rochester to Boston. By booking your trip 24 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £9.26 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Rochester to Boston?

The distance between Rochester and Boston is approximately 337 miles, or 542 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 10 hours and 19 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 59 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 Rochester to Boston are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Saturday 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 Rochester at 08:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 09:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Rochester to Boston?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. 2 of these are direct connections to Boston. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Boston to Rochester. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Rochester to Boston for £36.34.

What train services are there from Rochester to Boston?

2 train services operate from Rochester to Boston. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited usually has more trains scheduled, with 3 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak213h 3m£89.64
Amtrak Lake Shore Limited310h 4m£41.98

Where is the train station in Rochester?

There is one train station in Rochester:

  • Louise M. Slaughter Station

Where is the train station in Boston?

Boston receives travelers from Rochester at its two active train stations:

  • South Station
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St

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