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

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

Recommended option

Fly to Rochester  •  6 h 5 min

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

$222 - $1,202

Cheapest option

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

$70 - $156

5 alternative options

Fly to Buffalo, bus  •  7 h 3 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 17 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 42 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

$90 - $158

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 Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

Drive  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Bangor to Rochester 625.2 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangor to Rochester is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10 h 32 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Bangor to Rochester is to fly which costs $220 - $1,200 and takes 6 h 5 min.

More details

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

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to get from Bangor to Rochester, including transfers.

More details

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 42 min.

More details

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

Delta, American Airlines and two other 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 42 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Bangor to Rochester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Bangor to Rochester via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Bangor to Rochester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Bangor to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Bangor to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,900
Flights from Bangor to Ithaca via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 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 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Bangor to Rochester via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Bangor to Ithaca via New York La Guardia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 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 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Bangor to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Bangor to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Bangor to Ithaca via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,000
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
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 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
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
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.