There are 5 ways to get from Rochester to Hamilton by bus, train, car or plane

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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Bus, Thru-Bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 252 / ...
  2. Take the Thru-Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON 5584

$26 - $61

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Train  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Niagara Falls VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Aldershot VIA Rail

$53 - $150

Bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Hamilton GO Centre Bus 16

$28 - $41

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to Hamilton 133 miles

$17 - $26

Fly, bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Toronto (YYZ) ROC - YYZ
  2. Take the bus from Pearson Airport Terminal 1 to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.

$218 - $660

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The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Hamilton is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to Hamilton is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The distance between Rochester and Hamilton is 113 miles. The road distance is 133 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Rochester to Hamilton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochester to Hamilton. However, there are services departing from Rochester, Ny and arriving at Hamilton, ON via Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Rochester, NY, USA and Hamilton, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Rochester to Hamilton via Buffalo, Ny and Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street in around 4 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rochester to Hamilton via Niagara Falls, Aldershot, and Aldershot GO Bus in around 5 h 24 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
Train from Niagara Falls to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $65
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$22 - $35
Economy
$27 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $65
Business
$35 - $55
Business Plus/Sleeper
$70 - $100
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
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 Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $30
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $17
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $30
Refundable
$25 - $35
GO Transit
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Union Station Bus Terminal to Hamilton GO Centre Bus
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Bus from Pearson Airport Terminal 1 to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
gotransit.com

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