There are 10 ways to get from Rochester to New Paltz by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$126 - $235

Cheapest option

Bus via Utica  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Utica, Ny 255 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Utica to New Paltz

$50 - $110

8 alternative options

Train Amtrak, bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New Paltz, NY Albany

$65 - $139

Bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Albany, NY Rochester
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New Paltz, NY Albany

$56 - $82

Train, bus via Utica  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Utica VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the bus from Utica to New Paltz

$61 - $158

Drive  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to New Paltz 294.3 miles

$28 - $45

Fly Rochester to New York La Guardia, bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ROC - LGA
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to New Paltz

$115 - $440

Fly Rochester to Newark, bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Newark (EWR) ROC - EWR
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to New Paltz

$122 - $487

Fly Rochester to New York JFK, bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to New York JFK (JFK) ROC - JFK
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to New Paltz

$119 - $331

Bus to Buffalo, fly to New York La Guardia, bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BUF - LGA
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY to New Paltz

$102 - $428

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rochester to New Paltz is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to New Paltz is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The distance between Rochester and New Paltz is 206 miles. The road distance is 294.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Rochester to New Paltz, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochester to New Paltz. However, there are services departing from Rochester, NY and arriving at New Paltz, NY via Albany, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Rochester, NY, USA and New Paltz, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Rochester to New Paltz via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and Poughkeepsie Amtrak in around 5 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rochester to New Paltz via Albany, NY in around 7 h 5 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Rochester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rochester to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Rochester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Rochester to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Poughkeepsie Amtrak
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Albany
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Train from Albany to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Train from Rochester to Utica
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$45 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $95
Business
$60 - $90
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New Paltz, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Utica to New Paltz
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to New Paltz
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
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 Utica, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Buffalo Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29

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