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There are 9 ways to get from Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Rochester to New York JFK  •  3h 4m

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to New York JFK (JFK) ROC - JFK

$132 - $1,012

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Bus via Rochester  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Rochester to New York "Greyhound"

$35 - $80

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Fly Rochester to New York La Guardia  •  3h 22m

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ROC - LGA

$166 - $711

Fly Rochester to Newark  •  3h 25m

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Newark (EWR) ROC - EWR

$130 - $448

Train to Buffalo, fly to New York JFK  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Buffalo
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK

$172 - $574

Train to Buffalo, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Buffalo
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BUF - LGA

$176 - $513

Bus  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Rochester to New York City 2686

Train  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the train from Rochester to New York Moynihan Train Hall Empire Service / ...

$90 - $220

Drive  •  5h 54m

  1. Drive from Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) 337.2 miles

$30 - $50

Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) by bus

The bus journey time between Rochester and Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is around 6h 25m and covers a distance of around 346 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 6h 25m. Operated by FlixBus-us, the Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus service departs from Rochester and arrives in New York City. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
6h 25m
Fastest bus time:
6h 25m
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
69 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
12:35
Last bus departs at:
12:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus schedules

Rochester → Pennsylvania Station (New York City)
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to drive, which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to fly which costs $130 - $1,100 and takes 3h 4m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rochester and arriving at New York City. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rochester and arriving at New York Moynihan Train Hall. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 21m.

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The distance between Rochester and Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is 251 miles. The road distance is 337.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) without a car is to bus which takes 6h 25m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 4m to get from Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City), including transfers.

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Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Rochester station.

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Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Rochester station.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to fly which takes 3h 4m and costs $130 - $1,100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6h 25m, you could also train, which costs $90 - $220 and takes 7h 21m.

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Map of how to get from Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City).
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  • Distance: 250.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 4m

What companies run services between Rochester, NY, USA and Pennsylvania Station (New York City), NY, USA?

JetBlue Airways and Delta fly from Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) 4 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus-us operates a bus from Rochester to New York City once daily, and the journey takes 6h 25m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rochester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $390
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $380
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $400
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $390
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rochester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Rochester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,600
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 Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $50
Train from Rochester to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$95 - $140
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$18 - $30
Business
$66 - $69
Economy
$39 - $40
EconomyPlus
$40 - $65
Train from Rochester to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $220
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$60 - $80
Business
$110 - $160
Economy
$90 - $110
EconomyPlus
$150 - $220
Bus operators
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Rochester to New York City
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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 New York
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $95
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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The quickest flight from Rochester Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 17m.

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Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York station.

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Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is 337 miles. It takes approximately 5h 54m to drive from Rochester to Pennsylvania Station (New York City).

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JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from Rochester Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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There are 1049+ hotels available in Pennsylvania Station (New York City). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Rochester Airport is to bus which takes 10 min and costs $1.

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