There are 9 ways to get from New York to University of Rochester by subway, plane, train, bus 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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Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Rochester  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Rochester (ROC) LGA - ROC

$96 - $411

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Rochester, NY 4102

$38 - $89

7 alternative options

Train to Newark, fly to Rochester  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Rochester (ROC) EWR - ROC

$108 - $460

Train to New York JFK, fly to Rochester  •  3 h 45 min

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

$97 - $302

Fly New York JFK to Buffalo, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Buffalo (BUF) JFK - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny

$85 - $401

Fly New York La Guardia to Buffalo, bus  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Buffalo (BUF) LGA - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny

$84 - $400

Fly Newark to Buffalo, bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Buffalo (BUF) EWR - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny

$121 - $509

Train  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central Terminal to Rochester VIA Rail / ...

$55 - $177

Drive  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Drive from New York to University of Rochester 336.6 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to University of Rochester is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to University of Rochester is to train and fly which costs $100 - $460 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between New York and University of Rochester is 251 miles. The road distance is 336.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from New York to University of Rochester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to University of Rochester. However, there are services departing from New York, NY and arriving at Rush Rhees Library via TC- Gate 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and University of Rochester, NY, USA?

Trailways New York operates a bus from New York to University of Rochester every 2 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min. Greyhound USA also services this route every 2 hours. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from New York to University of Rochester every 3 hours. Tickets cost $50 - $180 and the journey takes 6 h 49 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Grand Central Terminal to Rochester
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $180
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$90 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $180
Business
$130 - $180
Business Plus/Sleeper
$230 - $330
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$270 - $370
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 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
Bus from New York, Ny to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com

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