There are 9 ways to get from Connecticut to Rochester by train, plane, bus 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.

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Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Rochester  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to Grand Central
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Rochester (ROC) LGA - ROC

$107 - $432

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Train, bus  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgeport to Grand Central New Haven
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Rochester, NY

$47 - $112

7 alternative options

Train to Newark, fly to Rochester  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Rochester (ROC) EWR - ROC

$119 - $479

Train to New York JFK, fly to Rochester  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Rochester (ROC) JFK - ROC

$155 - $453

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Buffalo, bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to Grand Central
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Buffalo (BUF) LGA - BUF
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny

$94 - $420

Train to New York JFK, fly to Buffalo, bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Buffalo (BUF) JFK - BUF
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny

$142 - $551

Bus  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Bridgeport, Ct to New York, Ny 3469 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Rochester, NY 4102

$48 - $118

Train  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgeport to Grand Central New Haven
  2. Take the train from Grand Central Terminal to Rochester VIA Rail / ...

$64 - $209

Drive  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Bridgeport to Rochester 363.6 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Connecticut to Rochester is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Connecticut to Rochester is to train and fly which costs $100 - $440 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Connecticut and Rochester is 271 miles. The road distance is 363.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Connecticut to Rochester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Connecticut to Rochester. However, there are services departing from Bridgeport, Ct and arriving at Rochester, NY via New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Connecticut to Rochester. However, there are services departing from Bridgeport and arriving at Rochester via Grand Central Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between Connecticut, USA and Rochester, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Bridgeport to Rochester via New York, Ny and New York, NY in around 8 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bridgeport to Rochester via Grand Central and Grand Central Terminal in around 9 h 19 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $22
At station
$12 - $16
Train from Bridgeport to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$21 - $29
At station
$19 - $22
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Grand Central Terminal to Rochester
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $180
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$90 - $130
Economy Plus
$130 - $180
Business
$130 - $180
Business Plus/Sleeper
$230 - $330
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
Frequency
3 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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 Bridgeport, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Bus from New York, Ny to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com

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