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Duration 2 days 20h
Distance 1551.6 miles
Average price $262
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The train between Rochester and Houston takes 2 days 20h. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Rochester to Houston. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Rochester Amtrak Station
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  4. Houston
42h 38m
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Rochester to Houston train times

Trains run twice a week between Rochester and Houston. The service departs Rochester at 23:12 at night, which arrives into Houston at 18:18. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 20h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Rochester station to Houston station. However, there are services departing from Rochester Amtrak Station and arriving at Houston Amtrak Station via Chicago Union Station and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42h 38m.

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The distance between Rochester and Houston is 1355 miles. The road distance is 1551.6 miles.

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

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

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Houston is 1h behind Rochester. It is currently 9:34 PM in Rochester and 8:34 PM in Houston.

There are 1582+ hotels available in Houston. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Rochester and Houston?

You can take a train from Rochester to Houston via Chicago Union Station and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal in around 42h 38m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11h 38m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
11h 38m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Premium
$260 - $370
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Seat
$130 - $200
Train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
19h 42m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Seat
$200 - $290
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Houston Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9h 18m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$90 - $140

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