There are 6 ways to get from Dayton 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  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Dayton (DAY) to Rochester (ROC) DAY - ROC

$194 - $890

Cheapest option

Bus Barons Bus  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Buffalo, NY
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Rochester, Ny 212 / ...

$59 - $162

4 alternative options

Fly to Buffalo, bus  •  5 h 11 min

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

$216 - $968

Bus, train  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Toledo, Oh 1192 / ...
  2. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$77 - $212

Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Rochester, Ny 212

$64 - $162

Drive  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Dayton to Rochester 466.6 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dayton to Rochester is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dayton to Rochester is to fly which costs $190 - $900 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between Dayton and Rochester is 416 miles. The road distance is 466.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Dayton to Rochester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dayton to Rochester. However, there are services departing from Wright Stop Plaza and arriving at Rochester, Ny via Dayton Trotwood, Oh, Columbus, Oh and Cleveland, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Dayton, OH, USA and Rochester, NY, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Dayton to Rochester hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dayton to Rochester via Dayton Northwest Hub, Dayton Trotwood, Oh, Columbus, Oh, and Cleveland, Oh in around 11 h 49 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dayton to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Dayton to Rochester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Dayton to Rochester via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Dayton to Rochester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Dayton to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Dayton to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Dayton to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Dayton to Buffalo via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dayton to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Dayton to Rochester via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Dayton to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Dayton to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Dayton to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Dayton to Buffalo via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dayton to Rochester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Dayton to Rochester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Dayton to Rochester via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Dayton to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Dayton to Buffalo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Toledo Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $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 Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, OH to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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