There are 7 ways to get from Bangor to Rochester by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Rochester  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Bangor (BGR) to Rochester (ROC) BGR - ROC

$222 - $1,202

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Bus  •  16 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangor, ME to Boston, MA - South Station Bangor-Portland-Boston / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Rochester, Ny 248

$86 - $172

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Fly to Buffalo, bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Bangor (BGR) to Buffalo (BUF) BGR - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny

$254 - $1,330

Fly to Ithaca, bus  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Bangor (BGR) to Ithaca (ITH) BGR - ITH
  2. Take the bus from Ithaca, Ny to Rochester, Ny

$432 - $1,956

Bus via Albany, Ny  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangor, ME to Boston, MA - South Station
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Albany, Ny 277 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Rochester, NY

$106 - $174

Bus, train  •  16 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangor, ME to Boston, MA - South Station Bangor-Portland-Boston / ...
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to Rochester Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

Drive  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Bangor to Rochester 625.2 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bangor to Rochester. However, there are services departing from Bangor Depot and arriving at Rochester, NY via Bangor, ME, Boston, Ma, State St & S. Pearl St - S. Pearl Station and Albany, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 40 min.

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The distance between Bangor and Rochester is 456 miles. The road distance is 625.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Bangor to Rochester without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Bangor to Rochester, including transfers.

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Bangor to Rochester bus services, operated by Concord Coach Lines, depart from Bangor, ME station.

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The best way to get from Bangor to Rochester is to fly which takes 6 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15 h 40 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bangor Airport to Rochester Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 29 min and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bangor to Rochester is 625 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 32 min to drive from Bangor to Rochester.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Bangor Airport to Rochester Airport.

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Map of how to get from Bangor to Rochester.
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  • Distance: 456.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

What companies run services between Bangor, ME, USA and Rochester, NY, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Bangor to Rochester hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bangor to Rochester via Airport Mall, Bangor, ME, Boston, MA - South Station, Boston, Ma, Albany, Ny, State St & S. Pearl St - S. Pearl Station, Albany Bus Terminal, and Albany, NY in around 15 h 40 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Bangor to Rochester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Bangor to Rochester via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Bangor to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Bangor to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,900
Flights from Bangor to Ithaca via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,000
Flights from Bangor to Ithaca via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Bangor to Rochester via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Bangor to Rochester via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Bangor to Ithaca via New York La Guardia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Bangor to Rochester via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Bangor to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Bangor to Ithaca via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,100
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus operators
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 Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Ithaca, Ny to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Boston, Ma to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Boston, Ma to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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The best way to get from Bangor to Bangor Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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