There are 5 ways to get from Rochester to Toronto by bus, train, 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.

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Bus Megabus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 252 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Toronto, ON 300 / ...

$25 - $111

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Toronto, On 252 / ...

$22 - $85

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Toronto VIA Rail

$35 - $110

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to Toronto 169.3 miles

$22 - $35

Fly  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Toronto (YYZ) ROC - YYZ

$215 - $661

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The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Toronto is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to Toronto is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Rochester and Toronto is 96 miles. The road distance is 169.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Rochester to Toronto, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rochester, Ny and arriving at Toronto, On. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rochester and arriving at Toronto. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 12 min.

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What companies run services between Rochester, NY, USA and Toronto, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Rochester to Toronto via Buffalo, Ny and Buffalo, NY in around 4 h 13 min. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Rochester to Toronto every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $110 and the journey takes 6 h 12 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $50
Economy
$50 - $75
Economy Plus
$75 - $110
Business
$75 - $110
Business Plus/Sleeper
$130 - $190
Bus operators
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 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
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $80
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Megabus Canada
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com

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