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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Rochester, NY to Niagara Falls, NY?

Lowest Price$25.00
Fastest Train2h 12m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Price trends for trains from Rochester to Niagara Falls

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10JulAug

Monthly average prices

$25$20$15$10$5SONDJFMAMJJA

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Rochester to Niagara Falls
4.5
Based on 2 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
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)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.5
Patricia
5.0
December 11, 2019Visiting family
Pros
It was very comfortable the staff very friendly and perfectional smooth ride enjoyed it
Cons
The time that the trains arrive and leave the schedual should I say
Gillian
4.0
July 9, 2019Vacation
Pros
We had delay in Montreal and missed connections then arrived in Toronto to transfer at Rush hour and was very difficult to get our luggage (travelling for 6 weeks) on commuter train. Very, very nice people helped us 😊 Transfer by bus from Burlington to Niagara absolute...More
Cons
A/A
Tips
A/A

Frequently Asked Questions

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

In the last month, $25.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Rochester, NY to Niagara Falls, NY. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price if you book online in advance of your travel date.

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

The distance between Rochester and Niagara Falls is approximately 72 miles, or 116 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 13 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 12 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Rochester to Niagara Falls are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Friday 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 4:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. 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 Niagara Falls?

Trains leave the station in Rochester twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Niagara Falls with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Niagara Falls to Rochester. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Rochester to Niagara Falls for $5.00.

What train services are there from Rochester to Niagara Falls?

Amtrak Empire Service is the one and only train line which connects Rochester to Niagara Falls. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Empire Service22h 13m$25.00

Where is the train station in Rochester?

There is one train station in Rochester:

  • Louise M. Slaughter Station

Where is the train station in Niagara Falls?

Niagara Falls has one train station:

  • 825 Depot Ave W

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