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Trains from Hudson to Niagara Falls

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Trip Summary

There are 3 daily trains from Hudson to Niagara Falls. Traveling by train from Hudson to Niagara Falls usually takes around 7 hours and 15 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Empire Service train can make the trip in 7 hours and 4 minutes.

Distance273 mi (439 km)
Fastest train7h 4m
Lowest price€51.28
Trains per day3
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Empire Service
Train lines2

What is the price of a train ticket from Hudson to Niagara Falls?

In the last month, €51.28 was the average price of a train ticket from Hudson to Niagara Falls. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 20 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €10.04 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

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If you are trying to decide when to travel from Hudson to Niagara Falls by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for June. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just €51 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Hudson to Niagara Falls in November, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to €60 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

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If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 20 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Niagara Falls from Hudson will be about €10.04 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Hudson to Niagara Falls?

2 train services operate from Hudson to Niagara Falls. Amtrak Empire Service usually has more trains scheduled, with 2 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Empire Service27h 8m€51.75
Amtrak Maple Leaf17h 30m€58.14
  • Amtrak Empire Service

    Amtrak Empire Service

    The Amtrak Empire Service is a rail line spanning the Empire Corridor, a rail route through New York state from New York City to Niagara Falls. Several Amtrak passenger trains service this route, providing travelers with multiple options when commuting between cities in New York State. The trains themselves feature free internet, cafe service with snacks, beverages, and meals, and comfortable seats to enjoy the gorgeous views of the Hudson River Valley and Upstate New York.

  • Amtrak Maple Leaf

    Amtrak Maple Leaf

    The Amtrak Maple Leaf is an international rail line that runs from New York City to Toronto. It stops at some popular locations on its way, including Niagara Falls and Albany. Onboard WiFi and a cafe car make travel on the Maple Leaf comfortable and convenient. A trip from Hudson to Niagara Falls takes about 7 hours and 30 minutes on this line, and the average ticket price is .

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Hudson to Niagara Falls 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.

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.

How long is the train journey from Hudson to Niagara Falls?

The distance between Hudson and Niagara Falls is approximately 273 miles, or 439 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 7 hours and 15 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 4 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?

Saturday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Hudson to Niagara Falls. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Saturday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Friday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Hudson at 09:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 15:00. 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 Hudson to Niagara Falls?

There are 3 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Hudson to Niagara Falls.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Niagara Falls to Hudson.

City Information

Hudson

Hudson is a fashionable, accessible city in the middle of New York's Hudson Valley. Set at the foot of the Catskill Mountains along the Hudson River, this once-sleepy village is now a hip destination for New Yorkers to hit up on weekend getaways.

Stroll down Warren Street to soak in some of Hudson's small-town charm, and hunt for treasures in boutiques, antique shops, and book shops. Seriously, the antiquing in Hudson is no joke. The Antique Warehouse alone is 40,000 square feet of one-of-a-kind furniture and architectural elements.

Thanks to its location in the agricultural mecca of the Hudson Valley, Hudson is an incredible spot to visit for foodies. There are more farm-to-table restaurants than you can count, and there is a five-star coffee shop at nearly every turn.

It's easy to get to Hudson from anywhere in the Northeast if you have your own car, which is ideal if you plan on bringing home some antique furniture. It's also super affordable to take the train to Hudson, and getting there from New York City takes only two hours.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Hudson?

Main departure station: 69 S Front St

There is one train station in Hudson.

All train stations in Hudson:

  • 69 S Front St

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