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There are 10 ways to get from Allentown to Rochester by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Allentown, PA to Scranton Philadelphia
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Rochester, Ny 300

$46 - $101

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Bus, train  •  9h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Allentown, Pa to Newark, Nj 4692
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Rochester Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$77 - $321

Bus via Elmira, NY  •  10h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to Williamsport
  2. Take the bus from Williamsport to Elmira, NY
  3. Take the bus from Elmira, NY to Rochester, NY

$85 - $145

Drive  •  5h 4m

  1. Drive from Allentown to Rochester 291.6 miles

$28 - $45

Bus to Newark, fly to Rochester  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Allentown, PA to Newark Airport
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Rochester (ROC) EWR - ROC

$122 - $491

Bus to Philadelphia, fly to Rochester  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to 30th St. Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Rochester (ROC) PHL - ROC

$196 - $693

Bus to New York La Guardia, fly to Rochester  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Allentown, PA to New York
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Rochester (ROC) LGA - ROC

$113 - $461

Bus to New York JFK, fly to Rochester  •  6h

  1. Take the bus from Allentown, Pa to Newark, Nj
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Rochester (ROC) JFK - ROC

$117 - $463

Bus to Philadelphia, fly to Buffalo, bus  •  7h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to 30th St. Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Buffalo (BUF) PHL - BUF
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY - Airport to Rochester, NY

$183 - $760

Bus, train to Baltimore, fly to Rochester  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Allentown to 30th St. Station
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Rochester (ROC) BWI - ROC

$219 - $581

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Allentown to Rochester is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Allentown to Rochester is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Allentown to Rochester. However, there are services departing from Allentown, PA and arriving at Rochester, Ny via Scranton, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 55m.

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The distance between Allentown and Rochester is 208 miles. The road distance is 291.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Allentown to Rochester without a car is to bus which takes 7h 55m and costs $45 - $110.

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It takes approximately 7h 55m to get from Allentown to Rochester, including transfers.

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Allentown to Rochester bus services, operated by Amtrak Thruway, depart from Allentown, PA station.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Rochester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 17m.

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Allentown to Rochester bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Rochester, Ny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Allentown to Rochester is 292 miles. It takes approximately 5h 4m to drive from Allentown to Rochester.

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  • Distance: 208.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 55m

What companies run services between Allentown, PA, USA and Rochester, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Allentown to Rochester via Scranton and Scranton, Pa in around 7h 55m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Rochester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak

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 New York Penn Station to Rochester Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$270 - $370
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Rochester
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $80
Economy
$80 - $120
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Business
$140 - $200
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Amtrak Thruway

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Allentown, PA to Scranton
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Allentown, PA to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
amtrak.com
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Allentown, PA to Scranton
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
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Bus from Allentown, PA to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Allentown, Pa to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Allentown, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Allentown to Williamsport
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Bus from Williamsport to Elmira, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Trailways New York
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Email
webmaster@transbridgelines.com
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from Allentown, PA to Newark Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Bus from Allentown, PA to New York
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com

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