There are 8 ways to get from Monticello to Rochester by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus via Syracuse, Ny  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Monticello, NY to Binghamton, NY
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 206
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Rochester, Ny 248 / ...

$50 - $96

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Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Monticello, NY to Binghamton, NY PABT-Binghamton / ...
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Rochester, Ny 252 / ...

$44 - $81

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Bus, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Monticello, NY to Binghamton, NY
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 206
  3. Take the train from Syracuse to Rochester

$63 - $138

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Monticello to Rochester 252.1 miles

$24 - $40

Bus to New York La Guardia, fly to Rochester  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Monticello, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Rochester (ROC) LGA - ROC

$118 - $479

Bus to Newark, fly to Rochester  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Monticello, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Rochester (ROC) EWR - ROC

$125 - $526

Bus to New York JFK, fly to Rochester  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Monticello, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Rochester (ROC) JFK - ROC

$119 - $365

Bus to Newark, fly to Buffalo, bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Monticello, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Buffalo (BUF) EWR - BUF
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny

$137 - $574

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The cheapest way to get from Monticello to Rochester is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Monticello to Rochester is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Monticello to Rochester. However, there are services departing from Monticello, NY and arriving at Rochester, Ny via Binghamton, Ny and Syracuse, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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The distance between Monticello and Rochester is 183 miles. The road distance is 252.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Monticello to Rochester without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 11 min and costs $45 - $100.

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It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Monticello to Rochester, including transfers.

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Monticello to Rochester bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Monticello, NY station.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Rochester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 13 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Monticello to Rochester is 252 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to drive from Monticello to Rochester.

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  • Distance: 182.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

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

You can take a bus from Monticello to Rochester via Binghamton, NY, Binghamton, Ny, and Syracuse, Ny in around 5 h 11 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Newark to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Monticello, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Monticello, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $70
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
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

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Delta offers flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Rochester Airport.

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