There are 6 ways to get from Jamestown to Rochester by taxi, 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

Taxi, bus, train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Jamestown to Dunkirk, NY
  2. Take the bus from Dunkirk, NY to Buffalo, NY
  3. Take the train from Buffalo to Rochester

$150 - $231

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Jamestown, NY to Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. 8063
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Rochester, NY

$11 - $21

4 alternative options

Bus via Salamanca  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Jamestown, New York to Salamanca
  2. Take the bus from Salamanca to Buffalo, NY
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Rochester, Ny 212 / ...

$40 - $83

Bus, train via Salamanca  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Jamestown, New York to Salamanca
  2. Take the bus from Salamanca to Buffalo, NY
  3. Take the train from Buffalo to Rochester

$51 - $123

Bus Amtrak, train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Jamestown, NY to Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. 8063
  2. Take the train from Buffalo to Rochester VIA Rail / ...

$25 - $75

Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Jamestown to Rochester 140.3 miles

$13 - $20

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

You can take a bus from Jamestown to Rochester via Salamanca, Buffalo, NY, and Buffalo, Ny in around 5 h 14 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $40
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $120
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Salamanca to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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Refundable
$19 - $27
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Other operators
Taxi from Jamestown to Dunkirk, NY
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Rainbow Cab
Phone
+1 716-484-9994

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Jamestown to Rochester?

The distance between Jamestown and Rochester is 177 km. The road distance is 225 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Jamestown to Rochester?

The cheapest way to get from Jamestown to Rochester is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Jamestown to Rochester?

The quickest way to get from Jamestown to Rochester is to drive which takes 2 h 39 min and costs $13 - $20.

Is there a direct bus between Jamestown and Rochester?

No, there is no direct bus from Jamestown to Rochester. However, there are services departing from Jamestown, New York and arriving at Rochester, Ny via Salamanca and Buffalo, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 14 min.

How long does it take to get from Jamestown to Rochester?

It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Jamestown to Rochester, including transfers.