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New Rochelle

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Paine Historical Society at 983 North Avenue

New Rochelle is a city in Westchester County in New York. It is the home of Iona College.

Get in[edit]

Map of New Rochelle

By train[edit]

New Rochelle is a stop on the New Haven Line of MTA between Grand Central Terminal in Manhattan, New York City and Stamford. Journey time from Grand Central Terminal is approximately 35 minutes. Additionally, Amtrak serves the city via its Northeast Regional trains between Boston, New York City, Washington, D.C. and Richmond. 1 New Rochelle station is located at 1 Penn Central Railroad, next to downtown.

By car[edit]

The New England Thruway (I-95) traverses the city. The main street that is not a limited-access highway, Boston Post Road, is US Route 1.

Get around[edit]


  • 1 Davenport Park.



  • Squiggy's Dugout, 237 Main St, +1 914 636-7585. Exemplary comic and card retailer. Owner (used to?) teach appraisal classes at New Rochelle Library.
  • Lieb's Greenhouses, 1 Askins Pl. Pleasant set of greenhouses, nurseries and garden. Be sure to find the moated gazebo in the rear and cross its bridge.


Leland Castle, College of New Rochelle



  • 1 Residence Inn, 35 LeCount Place (downtown area), +1 914 636-7888. Check-in: 12:00 noon, check-out: 3:00 p.m.. All rooms are suites, with kitchen and living room area. Walk through the garage to the grocery store next door. The largest suite has two bedrooms and can sleep six. Free breakfast buffet on top floor each morning, and free supper or snacks on some evenings. $189 and up.

Go next[edit]

New York City or nearby Long Island Sound towns in Westchester County like Larchmont, Mamaroneck and Rye.

Routes through New Rochelle
PhiladelphiaNew York City  SW Amtrak Northeast Regional.png NE  StamfordNew Haven
New HavenLarchmont  N I-95.svg S  BronxManhattan
New HavenLarchmont  N US 1.svg S  BronxManhattan
New HavenScarsdale  N Hutchinson River Parkway S  EastchesterNew York City
New York CityPelham  SW Metro-North New Haven icon.png NE  LarchmontStamford

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