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Hudson-Rochester Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 3 daily trains from Hudson to Rochester. Traveling by train from Hudson to Rochester usually takes around 5 hours and 23 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Empire Service train can make the trip in 4 hours and 46 minutes.

Distance204 mi (328 km)
Fastest train4h 46m
Lowest pricePLN 145.91
Trains per day2
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Empire Service
Train lines2

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

In the last month, PLN 145.91 was the average price of a train ticket from Hudson, NY to Rochester, NY. This is a great price, especially considering the length of the route. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 18 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around PLN 38.40 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

PLN 288PLN 230PLN 173PLN 115PLN 58JASONDJFMAMJ

If you are trying to decide when to travel from Hudson to Rochester by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for February. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just PLN 150 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Hudson to Rochester in November, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to PLN 204 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

PLN 192PLN 154PLN 115PLN 77PLN 383020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 18 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Rochester from Hudson will be about PLN 38.40 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Hudson to Rochester?

2 train services operate from Hudson, New York to Rochester, New York. 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
Amtrak16h 45mPLN 191.44
Amtrak Empire Service24h 48mPLN 174.70
  • 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 1 Amtrak trains from Hudson to Rochester every day, as well as 0 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from PLN 146.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Hudson to Rochester 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.

How long is the train journey from Hudson to Rochester?

The distance between Hudson and Rochester is approximately 204 miles, or 328 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 23 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 46 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 Hudson to Rochester are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Hudson at 12:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 4:00pm. 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 Hudson to Rochester?

There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. 2 of these are direct connections to Rochester. 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 Rochester to Hudson.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Hudson?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Hudson.

Where is the train station in Rochester?

Arrival stations

Rochester has one train station.

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