There are 3 ways to get from Ithaca to Rochester by bus, car or towncar

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Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Ithaca, Ny to Rochester, Ny 300

$15 - $35

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Ithaca to Rochester 94.2 miles

$9 - $14

Uber  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take an Uber from Ithaca to Rochester 94.2 miles

$100 - $140

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ithaca, Ny and arriving at Rochester, Ny. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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The distance between Ithaca and Rochester is 76 miles. The road distance is 94.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Ithaca to Rochester without a car is to bus which takes 2 h and costs .

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The bus from Ithaca, Ny to Rochester, Ny takes 2 h including transfers and departs hourly.

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Ithaca to Rochester bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Ithaca, Ny station.

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Ithaca to Rochester bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Rochester, Ny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ithaca to Rochester is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Ithaca to Rochester.

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Book your Ithaca to Rochester bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 63+ hotels available in Rochester. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ithaca to Rochester.
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  • Distance: 75.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Ithaca to Rochester hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h.

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
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Bus from Ithaca, Ny to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Estimated price
$15 - $35
$15 - $22
$27 - $35
Other operators
Uber Upstate NY
Towncar from Ithaca to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $140
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$100 - $140
$170 - $220

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