There are 4 ways to get from Rochester to Kingston by 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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Train  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Niagara Falls
  2. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto Lw
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Kingston

$71 - $267

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON 5858

$37 - $78

2 alternative options

Bus via Buffalo, Ny  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 252 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On 300
  3. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON

$45 - $100

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to Kingston 213.8 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Kingston is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to Kingston is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The distance between Rochester and Kingston is 94 miles. The road distance is 213.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 14 min to get from Rochester to Kingston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochester to Kingston. However, there are services departing from Rochester, Ny and arriving at Kingston, ON via Buffalo, Ny and Toronto, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 21 min.

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

You can take a train from Rochester to Kingston via Niagara Falls, Toronto, Kingston, and VIA Rail Station in around 8 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rochester to Kingston via Buffalo, Ny, Toronto, On, and Toronto, ON in around 8 h 21 min.

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 Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Train from Toronto to Kingston
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$45 - $70
Economy Plus
$70 - $110
Business
$70 - $100
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $180
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
GO Transit
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Niagara Falls GO to Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
gotransit.com
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
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
ca.megabus.com
Book at
ca.megabus.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Kingston, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$19 - $29
Online Fare
$24 - $45
Standard Fare
$30 - $50
Refundable
$35 - $55

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