Cheap train tickets from Philadelphia to Rochester, NY


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

Lowest Price£62.33
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Philadelphia to Rochester, NY?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Philadelphia to Rochester is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Philadelphia to Rochester was £76.73. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £33.72 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Philadelphia to Rochester, NY?

The distance between Philadelphia and Rochester is approximately 255.33 miles, or 410.80 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 10 hours and 27 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 22 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Philadelphia to Rochester?

On Monday trains from Philadelphia to Rochester are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Philadelphia to Rochester?

Typically there are 8 schedules to compare for your trip to Rochester. One train carrier operates regular service on the Philadelphia to Rochester route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Philadelphia to Rochester, usually offering 8 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Philadelphia to Rochester, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Philadelphia to Rochester, NY, which start at £33.09.

One train company connects Philadelphia to Rochester


Amtrak train tickets from Philadelphia to Rochester start from £62.33, and on average cost £83.11. Daily there are 8 Amtrak schedules to Rochester. Amtrak in Philadelphia leaves from 30th St Station - 2955 Market St, And in Rochester trains arrive at Louise M. Slaughter Station,

From Philadelphia to Rochester train travel on Amtrak takes 10 hours and 27 minutes. If you are looking to get to Rochester faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 22 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 8 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £74.19 for a one-way train ticket to Rochester.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Philadelphia on their way to Rochester:
  • 30th St Station - 2955 Market St
There is one train station where trains from Philadelphia arrive in Rochester:
  • Louise M. Slaughter Station