Duration 25h 56m
Distance 1111.1 miles
Average price $162
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Rochester and Lincoln takes 25h 56m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Rochester to Lincoln. 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. Rochester Amtrak Station
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. Lincoln
22h 46m
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$133 - $185

Rochester to Lincoln train times

Trains run six times a week between Rochester and Lincoln. The service departs Rochester at 23:12 at night, which arrives into Lincoln at 00:08. All services require a transfer at Chicago Union Station and take an average of 25h 56m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Rochester to Lincoln? 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 Rochester station to Lincoln station. However, there are services departing from Rochester Amtrak Station and arriving at Lincoln Amtrak Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 46m.

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The distance between Rochester and Lincoln is 996 miles. The road distance is 1111.1 miles.

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

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

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Lincoln is 1h behind Rochester. It is currently 9:38 AM in Rochester and 8:38 AM in Lincoln.

There are 61+ hotels available in Lincoln. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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You can take a train from Rochester to Lincoln via Chicago Union Station in around 22h 46m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
11h 38m
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95

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