There are 6 ways to get from Rochester to Ohio by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1537 / ...

$69 - $169

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Bus Barons Bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 252 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Columbus, OH Buffalo

$44 - $121

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Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1537 / ...

$49 - $122

Drive  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to Columbus 396.5 miles

$35 - $60

Fly to Cleveland  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Cleveland (CLE) ROC - CLE

$147 - $657

Fly to Detroit, bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Detroit (DTW) ROC - DTW
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Toledo, OH

$177 - $408

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochester to Ohio. However, there are services departing from Rochester, Ny and arriving at Columbus, Oh via Cleveland, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 58 min.

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The distance between Rochester and Ohio is 333 miles. The road distance is 396.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Ohio without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from Rochester to Ohio, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Rochester to Ohio is to bus which takes 7 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 5 h 58 min.

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There is no direct flight from Rochester Airport to Cleveland Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Rochester to Ohio bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Columbus, Oh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rochester to Ohio is 397 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to drive from Rochester to Ohio.

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Southwest Airlines, Air Canada, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Rochester Airport to Cleveland Airport.

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Map of how to get from Rochester to Ohio.
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  • Distance: 332.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 30 min

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

You can take a bus from Rochester to Columbus via Cleveland, Oh in around 7 h 58 min. Alternatively, Delta, Air Canada and three other airlines fly from Rochester to Parma hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Rochester to Detroit via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Rochester to Detroit via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Rochester to Cleveland via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Bus operators
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 Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
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
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Detroit, MI to Toledo, OH
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Book at
baronsbus.com

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Book your Rochester to Ohio 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 19 min and costs .

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