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There are 9 ways to get from Rochester to Florida by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Rochester to Orlando  •  5h 4m

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Orlando (MCO) ROC - MCO

$63 - $363

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Bus to Buffalo, fly to Tampa  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, NY - 186 Cumberland Street to Buffalo Airport, NY
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Tampa (TPA) BUF - TPA

$47 - $364

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Bus to Buffalo, fly to Orlando  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, NY - 186 Cumberland Street to Buffalo Airport, NY
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Orlando (MCO) BUF - MCO

$52 - $404

Fly Rochester to Tampa  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Tampa (TPA) ROC - TPA

$58 - $333

Bus, train  •  27h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to New York, Ny 207 / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Jacksonville Amtrak Station Silver Meteor / ...

$144 - $224

Bus via Busch Dr. & Balmoral Dr.  •  28h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to New York, NY Toronto
  2. Take the bus from 95 Canal Street, New York, NY to Jacksonville Gate Gas Station

$99 - $153

Bus, train via Albany  •  29h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 207 / ...
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  4. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Jacksonville Amtrak Station

$178 - $256

Bus  •  29h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to New York, Ny 207 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Jacksonville, Fl 1003 / ...

$135 - $219

Drive  •  18h 33m

  1. Drive from Rochester to Jacksonville 1088.7 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Florida is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 18h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to Florida is to fly which costs $60 - $370 and takes 5h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochester to Florida. However, there are services departing from Rochester, NY and arriving at Newnan St. & Ashley St. via 9 Av/W 34 St, 95 Canal Street, New York, NY and Busch Dr. & Balmoral Dr.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 31m.

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The distance between Rochester and Florida is 1092 miles. The road distance is 1088.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Florida without a car is to bus and train which takes 27h 24m and costs $140 - $230.

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It takes approximately 5h 4m to get from Rochester to Florida, including transfers.

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Rochester to Florida bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Rochester, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Florida is to fly which takes 5h 4m and costs $60 - $370. Alternatively, you can bus via Busch Dr. & Balmoral Dr., which costs $95 - $160 and takes 28h 31m.

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The quickest flight from Rochester Airport to Orlando Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 45m.

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Rochester to Florida bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Jacksonville, Fl station.

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Map of how to get from Rochester to Florida.
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  • Distance: 1091.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 4m

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

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Rochester to Orlando every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rochester to Jacksonville via New York, NY, 9 Av/W 34 St, Canal St/Broadway, 95 Canal Street, New York, NY, Jacksonville Gate Gas Station, and Busch Dr. & Balmoral Dr. in around 28h 31m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rochester to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Rochester to Orlando via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Buffalo to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Buffalo to Orlando via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Rochester to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Rochester to Tampa via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Rochester to Tampa via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rochester to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Buffalo to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Rochester to Tampa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Rochester to Tampa via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Rochester to Tampa via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Rochester to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Rochester to Orlando via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Buffalo to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $310
Flights from Buffalo to Orlando via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Flights from Rochester to Tampa via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $280
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rochester to Orlando via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Rochester to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Rochester to Orlando via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Buffalo to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Rochester to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Rochester to Tampa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Buffalo to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $380
Flights from Buffalo to Orlando via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $380
Flights from Buffalo to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $340
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Rochester to Orlando via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Buffalo to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Train operators
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 New York Penn Station to Jacksonville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
17h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $140
Premium
$320 - $450
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$50 - $70
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Albany
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$28 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
EconomyPlus
$70 - $100
Business
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Rochester, NY - 186 Cumberland Street to Buffalo Airport, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$30 - $50
Online Fare
$10 - $14
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Standard Fare
$19 - $23
Refundable
$27 - $29
Bus from Rochester, NY - 186 Cumberland Street to New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$50 - $70
Online Fare
$30 - $45
Advanced Purchase
$35 - $55
Standard Fare
$50 - $60
Refundable
$63 - $67
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 Rochester, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $95
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$30 - $50
Bus from New York, Ny to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $140
Flexible
$140 - $200
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Book at
megabus.com
Starline Express
Phone
917-656-4221
Email
nycstarline@gmail.com
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from 95 Canal Street, New York, NY to Jacksonville Gate Gas Station
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Schedules at
starlinebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Rochester to Florida is 1089 miles. It takes approximately 18h 33m to drive from Rochester to Florida.

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JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Rochester Airport to Orlando Airport.

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Book your Rochester to Florida bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Rochester Airport is to line 6 bus which takes 23 min and costs $1.

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