There are 4 ways to get from Rochester to Cortland by bus, car or towncar

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Bus via Syracuse, Ny  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 207 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland 4141 / ...

$25 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Cortland 271

$17 - $45

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to Cortland 120.7 miles

$11 - $18

Uber  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rochester to Cortland 120.7 miles

$130 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Cortland is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to Cortland is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Rochester and Cortland is 83 miles. The road distance is 120.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Rochester to Cortland, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rochester, Ny and arriving at Cortland. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

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  • Distance: 82.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

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

You can take a bus from Rochester to Cortland via Syracuse, Ny in around 2 h 32 min.

Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Cortland
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Other operators
Uber Upstate NY
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rochester to Cortland
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $170
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UberX
$130 - $170
UberXL
$220 - $280

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