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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Niagara Falls to Rochester?

Lowest Price$25.00
Fastest Train1h 46m
Trains Per Day3
Train Lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Niagara Falls to Rochester right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

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

In the last month, $25.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Niagara Falls, NY to Rochester, NY. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $0.31 more than that for a same-day booking.

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

The distance between Niagara Falls and Rochester is approximately 72 miles, or 116 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 2 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 46 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Niagara Falls to Rochester are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Niagara Falls at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 12:00pm. 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 Niagara Falls 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 Niagara Falls. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Niagara Falls to Rochester for $12.00.

Which train should you take from Niagara Falls to Rochester?

There are 3 train lines with service from Niagara Falls, New York to Rochester, New York. There is only one daily train on each service.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak13h 2m$25.00
Amtrak Empire Service11h 49m$25.00
Amtrak Maple Leaf11h 46m$25.09

Where is the train station in Niagara Falls?

There is one train station in Niagara Falls:

  • 825 Depot Ave W

Where is the train station in Rochester?

Rochester has one train station:

  • Louise M. Slaughter Station

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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Niagara Falls, NY to Rochester, NY
Based on 1 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak Empire Service report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
February 21, 2020Visiting family
The train was clean and the staff was wonderful.
Perfect no improvements are neededt
If you never road a train you don't know what you have been misding..

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