The distance between Madison to Rochester is 167.38 miles or 269.30 km. A train trip from Madison to Rochester typically takes 7 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to Rochester faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 7 hours and 20 minutes to get from Madison to Rochester.
Going from Madison to Rochester by train takes over 7 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Tuesday trains from Madison 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Rochester. One train carrier operates regular service on the Madison to Rochester route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Madison to Rochester, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Madison 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 Bus tickets from Madison to Rochester, which start at $25.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Madison to Rochester start from $59.00, and on average cost $67.92. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Rochester. Amtrak in Madison leaves from UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St, And in Rochester trains arrive at Kahler Grand Hotel - 20 2nd Ave SW,
From Madison to Rochester train travel on Amtrak takes 7 hours and 20 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $70.75 for a one-way train ticket to Rochester.