There are 5 ways to get from Rochester to Oswego by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  3 h 51 min

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

$29 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the bus from Regional Transportation Center to Route 104 & W 1st St Westbound Osw46

$13 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 207 / ...
  2. Take the bus from C21 to Route 104 & W 1st St Westbound Osw46

$19 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to Oswego 73.2 miles

$7 - $11

Uber  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rochester to Oswego 73.2 miles

$85 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Oswego is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to Oswego is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochester to Oswego. However, there are services departing from Rochester, NY and arriving at Route 104 & W 1st St Westbound via Regional Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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The distance between Rochester and Oswego is 60 miles. The road distance is 73.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Oswego without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 51 min and costs $29 - $80.

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Rochester to Oswego, including transfers.

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Rochester to Oswego bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Rochester, NY station.

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Rochester to Oswego bus services, operated by Centro, arrive at Route 104 & W 1st St Westbound station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rochester to Oswego is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to drive from Rochester to Oswego.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Oswego. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rochester to Oswego.
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  • Distance: 59.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

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

You can take a bus from Rochester to Oswego via Syracuse, NY and Regional Transportation Center in around 4 h 37 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 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
$85 - $130
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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
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
1 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
centro.org
Bus from Regional Transportation Center to Route 104 & W 1st St Westbound
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
centro.org
Bus from C21 to Route 104 & W 1st St Westbound
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
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, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Other operators
Uber Upstate NY
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rochester to Oswego
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$85 - $110
UberXL
$140 - $180

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