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There are 10 ways to get from Morristown to Rochester by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  8h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Newark to Rochester "Greyhound"

$41 - $69

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Train  •  8h 56m

  1. Take the train from Morristown to New York Penn Station Morris & Essex Line
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Rochester VIA Rail

$97 - $231

Bus via Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop  •  8h 54m

  1. Take the bus from New York City to Rochester 2686

Drive  •  5h 26m

  1. Drive from Morristown to Rochester 305.8 miles

$29 - $45

Train to Newark, fly to Rochester  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Morristown to Newark Broad St
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Rochester (ROC) EWR - ROC

$117 - $435

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Rochester  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from Morristown to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Rochester (ROC) LGA - ROC

$173 - $722

Train to New York JFK, fly to Rochester  •  5h 46m

  1. Take the train from Morristown to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Rochester (ROC) JFK - ROC

$139 - $1,023

Train to Newark, fly to Buffalo, train  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the train from Morristown to Newark Broad St
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Buffalo (BUF) EWR - BUF
  3. Take the train from Buffalo to Rochester

$138 - $511

Train, train to Philadelphia, fly to Rochester  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the train from Morristown to Newark Broad St
  2. Take the train from Newark to Philadelphia
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Rochester (ROC) PHL - ROC

$261 - $952

Fly Newark to Syracuse, train  •  7h 12m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Syracuse (SYR) EWR - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Rochester

$194 - $546

Morristown to Rochester by train and bus

The journey time between Morristown and Rochester is around 8h 35m and covers a distance of around 358 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 32m. Services are operated by NJ Transit and Greyhound USA. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 35m
Fastest journey time:
8h 32m
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
$41
Carbon emissions:
68 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
13:18
Last service departs at:
13:23

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Morristown to Rochester train and bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Morristown to Rochester is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Morristown to Rochester is to train and fly which costs $110 - $440 and takes 5h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Morristown to Rochester. However, there are services departing from Speedwell Ave At Cattano Ave and arriving at Rochester via Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop and New York City. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Morristown to Rochester. However, there are services departing from Morristown and arriving at Rochester via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 56m.

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The distance between Morristown and Rochester is 230 miles. The road distance is 305.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Morristown to Rochester without a car is to bus which takes 8h 54m and costs $40 - $70.

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It takes approximately 8h 54m to get from Morristown to Rochester, including transfers.

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Morristown to Rochester bus services, operated by FlixBus-us, depart from New York City station.

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Morristown to Rochester train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Morristown station.

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The best way to get from Morristown to Rochester is to bus which takes 8h 54m and costs $40 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $95 - $240 and takes 8h 56m.

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Map of how to get from Morristown to Rochester.
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  • Distance: 230.3 miles
  • Duration: 8h 54m

What companies run services between Morristown, Morris County, NJ, USA and Rochester, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Newark to Rochester once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 6h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Morristown to Rochester via New York Penn Station in around 8h 56m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Newark to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Newark to Syracuse via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Morristown to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Morristown to Newark Broad St
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York Penn Station to Rochester
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $220
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$60 - $80
Business
$110 - $160
Economy
$90 - $110
EconomyPlus
$150 - $220
Train from Buffalo to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$18 - $30
Business
$66 - $69
Economy
$39 - $40
EconomyPlus
$40 - $65
Train from Syracuse to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$20 - $35
Business
$68 - $72
Economy
$41 - $42
EconomyPlus
$45 - $70
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 to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $50
Train from Newark to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark to Rochester
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $95
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from New York City to Rochester
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Rochester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 19m.

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Morristown to Rochester bus services, operated by FlixBus-us, arrive at Rochester station.

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Morristown to Rochester train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Rochester station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Morristown to Rochester is 306 miles. It takes approximately 5h 26m to drive from Morristown to Rochester.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Rochester Airport.

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There are 68+ hotels available in Rochester. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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