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There are 4 ways to get from Rochester to Oswego by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Maple Leaf / ...
  2. Take the bus from Regional Transportation Center to E 1st St & E Mohawk St Osw46

$43 - $70

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Bus  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Rochester to Syracuse "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Regional Transportation Center to W Bridge St & W 2nd St Osw46

$18 - $30

2 alternative options

Night bus, bus  •  3h 36m

  1. Take the night bus from Rochester to Syracuse "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Regional Transportation Center to W Bridge St & W 2nd St Osw46

$18 - $25

Drive  •  1h 39m

  1. Drive from Rochester to Oswego 73 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Oswego is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to Oswego is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochester to Oswego. However, there are services departing from Rochester and arriving at W Bridge St & W 2nd St via Regional Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 41m.

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The distance between Rochester and Oswego is 60 miles. The road distance is 73 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Oswego without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 20m and costs $40 - $70.

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It takes approximately 3h 20m to get from Rochester to Oswego, including transfers.

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

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Rochester to Oswego bus services, operated by Centro, arrive at W Bridge St & W 2nd St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rochester to Oswego is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1h 39m to drive from Rochester to Oswego.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Oswego. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 59.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 20m

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

You can take a bus from Rochester to Oswego via Syracuse and Regional Transportation Center in around 3h 41m.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$20 - $35
Business
$68 - $72
Economy
$41 - $42
EconomyPlus
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Centro
Phone
+1 315 442-3400.
Website
centro.org
Bus from Regional Transportation Center to E 1st St & E Mohawk St
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
centro.org
Bus from Regional Transportation Center to W Bridge St & W 2nd St
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
centro.org
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 Rochester to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$30 - $50
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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