Rochelle travel guide

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You're Going to Love Rochelle

With a population of 9.574, Rochelle is a must-see destination in Illinois, United States.

When to visit Rochelle

Rochelle in May
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Rochelle in May
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Rochelle in July, when the average temperature is 22 °C, and the highest can go up to 29 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as -13 °C, with an average temperature of -8 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in June, when precipitation is around 110 mm. In contrast, January is usually the driest month of the year in Rochelle, with an average rainfall of 38 mm.

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How to Get to Rochelle


Although Rochelle doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Chicago All airports (CHI), which is located 119 km from Rochelle. The shortest flight to Rochelle from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 14h 45m.


Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Rochelle. The train journey from Rochelle to Milwaukee takes 1h 19m and costs around $44 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from South Bend, expect to pay about $52 for a 2h 05m trip.


Another option to get to Rochelle is to pick up a car hire from Chicago, which is about 119 km from Rochelle. You’ll find branches of Thrifty and Dollar, among others, in Chicago.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Rochelle, including Greyhound, Bus and Amtrak. From Milwaukee, the bus ride to Rochelle takes 169 km and will cost you around $60. From Madison, the ticket costs about $37 for a journey of 177 km.

Airports near Rochelle

Airlines serving Rochelle

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British Airways
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Air France
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United Airlines
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Air Canada
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ITA Airways
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Alaska Airlines
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Korean Air
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Japan Airlines
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Aer Lingus
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LATAM Airlines
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Where to stay in Rochelle

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Super 8 by Wyndham Rochelle and Comfort Inn & Suites.

Where to stay in popular areas of Rochelle

Hiring a car in Rochelle

Expect to pay $1.85 per litre in Rochelle (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $22.16 and $29.55.