There are 8 ways to get from Rochester to Montreal by bus, train, car or plane

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What companies run services between Rochester, NY, USA and Montreal, QC, Canada?

You can take a bus from Rochester to Montreal via Albany, NY in around 10 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rochester to Montreal via Toronto in around 10 h 49 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to Montreal via Toronto
Avg. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
Flights from Rochester to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare
Avg. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Avg. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal via La Macaza
Avg. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Avg. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rochester to Montreal via New York La Guardia
Avg. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Montreal via Detroit
Avg. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Rochester to Montreal via New York JFK
Avg. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Montreal via Atlanta
Avg. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Avg. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rochester to Montreal via Philadelphia
Avg. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Montreal via Charlotte
Avg. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $2,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rochester to Montreal via Washington Dulles
Avg. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Rochester to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare
Avg. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Montreal via Newark
Avg. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Toronto
Avg. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$55 - $75
Economy Plus
$80 - $120
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$140 - $200
Train from Toronto to Montréal
Avg. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$85 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $180
Business Plus/Sleeper
$220 - $310
Train from Rochester to Schenectady
Avg. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$85 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Schenectady Amtrak
Avg. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Train from Schenectady Amtrak to Montreal Central Station
Avg. Duration
7 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Albany, NY
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Montréal, QC
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rochester to Montreal?

The distance between Rochester and Montreal is 414 km. The road distance is 533 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rochester to Montreal?

The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Montreal is to drive which costs $55 and takes 5 h 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Rochester to Montreal?

The quickest way to get from Rochester to Montreal is to drive which takes 5 h 51 min and costs $55.

Is there a direct train between Rochester and Montreal?

No, there is no direct train from Rochester to Montreal. However, there are services departing from Rochester and arriving at Montréal via Toronto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 49 min.

Is there a direct bus between Rochester and Montreal?

No, there is no direct bus from Rochester to Montreal. However, there are services departing from Rochester, NY and arriving at Montréal, QC via Albany, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h.

How long does it take to get from Rochester to Montreal?

It takes approximately 10 h to get from Rochester to Montreal, including transfers.