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There are 5 ways to get from Kennedy 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.

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Taxi, bus, train  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kennedy to Dunkirk, NY
  2. Take the bus from Dunkirk, NY to Buffalo, NY
  3. Take the train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak

$180 - $245

Cheapest option

Bus via Olean, NY  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Kennedy, NY to Olean, NY
  2. Take the bus from Olean, NY to Buffalo
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY - Airport to Rochester, NY

$43 - $80

3 alternative options

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Jamestown, NY to Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. 8064 / ...
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak Maple Leaf / ...

Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Salamanca to Buffalo, NY 510 DuBois
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Rochester, Ny 255 / ...

$53 - $124

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Kennedy to Rochester 131.1 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Kennedy to Rochester is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kennedy to Rochester is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The distance between Kennedy and Rochester is 103 miles. The road distance is 131.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Kennedy to Rochester without a car is to taxi and bus and train which takes 3 h 49 min and costs $180 - $250.

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Kennedy to Rochester, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kennedy to Rochester is 131 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to drive from Kennedy to Rochester.

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There are 64+ hotels available in Rochester. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kennedy to Rochester.
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  • Distance: 102.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

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

You can take a bus from Kennedy to Rochester via Kennedy, NY, Salamanca, Buffalo, NY, and Buffalo, Ny in around 5 h 45 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Bus operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Jamestown, NY to Buffalo, NY - Exchange St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
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
$18 - $35
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
Book at
fab.tdstickets.com
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.

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, Ny to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $60
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Kennedy, NY to Olean, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $23
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Olean, NY to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kennedy to Dunkirk, NY
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Rainbow Cab
Phone
+1 716-484-9994

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