There are 4 ways to get from Rochester to Cleveland by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$30 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248

$30 - $75

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to Cleveland 259.6 miles

$25 - $40

Fly  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Cleveland (CLE) ROC - CLE

$144 - $654

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The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Cleveland is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to Cleveland is to train which takes 4 h 18 min and costs $30 - $45.

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The distance between Rochester and Cleveland is 383 km. The road distance is 415 km.

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The train from Rochester Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak takes 4 h 18 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rochester, Ny and arriving at Cleveland, Oh. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rochester Amtrak and arriving at Cleveland Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between Rochester, NY, USA and Cleveland, OH, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Rochester to Cleveland twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 18 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Rochester to Cleveland hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Business Seat
$68
Bedroom
$550 - $590
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75

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