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There are 9 ways to get from Baltimore to Rochester by plane, train, bus, subway or car

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Fly Baltimore to Rochester  •  3h 29m

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Rochester (ROC) BWI - ROC

$123 - $323

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Bus Megabus  •  15h 28m

  1. Take the bus from White Marsh Mall Baltimore to Buffalo
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Rochester, NY

$51 - $104

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Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Rochester  •  4h 12m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Rochester (ROC) DCA - ROC

$175 - $663

Fly Baltimore to Buffalo, bus  •  4h 54m

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Buffalo (BUF) BWI - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY - Airport to Rochester, NY

$130 - $620

Train, subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Rochester  •  5h 2m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Rochester (ROC) IAD - ROC

$181 - $400

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Rochester  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Rochester (ROC) PHL - ROC

$257 - $865

Train  •  9h 50m

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Rochester Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$140 - $289

Bus Trailways New York  •  10h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Rochester, NY Ny / ...

$55 - $126

Drive  •  6h 17m

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Rochester 339.2 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Rochester is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Rochester is to fly which costs $120 - $330 and takes 3h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Rochester. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD and arriving at Rochester, NY via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 23m.

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No, there is no direct train from Baltimore station to Rochester station. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Penn Station and arriving at Rochester Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 50m.

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The distance between Baltimore and Rochester is 274 miles. The road distance is 339.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Rochester without a car is to train which takes 9h 50m and costs $140 - $290.

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It takes approximately 3h 29m to get from Baltimore to Rochester, including transfers.

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Baltimore to Rochester bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD station.

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Baltimore to Rochester train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Baltimore Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Rochester is to fly which takes 3h 29m and costs $120 - $330. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $140 - $290 and takes 9h 50m, you could also bus, which costs $55 - $130 and takes 10h 23m.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to Rochester.
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  • Distance: 273.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 29m

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Rochester, NY, USA?

Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Baltimore to Rochester 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Baltimore to Rochester via New York Penn Station in around 9h 50m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to Rochester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rochester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rochester via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$80 - $130
Business Class
$120 - $200
First Class
$360 - $400
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
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
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY - Airport to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $18
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Bus from White Marsh Mall Baltimore to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Book at
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Bus from Buffalo, NY to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Book at
megabus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown Bus Terminal, Baltimore, MD to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal to Rochester, NY - 186 Cumberland Street
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
Online Fare
$30 - $45
Refundable
$63 - $68
Standard Fare
$50 - $60
Advanced Purchase
$35 - $55
International
$50 - $70
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to Rochester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Baltimore to Rochester bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Rochester, NY station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Baltimore to Rochester is 339 miles. It takes approximately 6h 17m to drive from Baltimore to Rochester.

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Baltimore Airport to Rochester Airport.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Rochester. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Baltimore Airport is to tram which takes 29m and costs $2.

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