Duration 9h 42m
Distance 349.9 miles
Average price $84
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Plattsburgh and Rochester takes 9h 42m. There is at least one train per day from Plattsburgh to Rochester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Plattsburgh Amtrak Station
  2. Schenectady Amtrak Station
    Maple Leaf / ...
  3. Rochester
8h 26m
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$68 - $100

Plattsburgh to Rochester train times

Trains run once daily between Plattsburgh and Rochester. The service departs Plattsburgh at 13:25 in the afternoon, which arrives into Rochester at 23:07. All services require a transfer at Schenectady Amtrak Station and take an average of 9h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Plattsburgh to Rochester? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Plattsburgh station to Rochester station. However, there are services departing from Plattsburgh Amtrak Station and arriving at Rochester Amtrak Station via Schenectady Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 26m.

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The distance between Plattsburgh and Rochester is 234 miles. The road distance is 349.9 miles.

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Plattsburgh to Rochester train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Plattsburgh Amtrak Station.

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Plattsburgh to Rochester train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Rochester Amtrak Station.

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What companies run services between Plattsburgh and Rochester?

You can take a train from Plattsburgh to Rochester via Schenectady Amtrak Station in around 8h 26m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50

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Amtrak Train at Saratoga

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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