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There are 11 ways to get from Rochester to Trenton by plane, train, bus or car

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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Fly Rochester to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to New York JFK (JFK) ROC - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Amtrak Station

$111 - $352

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Bus, train  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to New York, NY
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Trenton Transit Center Northeast Corridor

$44 - $77

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Fly Rochester to New York La Guardia, train  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ROC - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Amtrak Station

$107 - $463

Fly Rochester to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Philadelphia (PHL) ROC - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station

$200 - $698

Fly Rochester to Newark, train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Newark (EWR) ROC - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Trenton Amtrak Station

$106 - $481

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Philadelphia (PHL) BUF - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station

$192 - $775

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, NY to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Trenton Amtrak Station

$118 - $528

Train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Amtrak Station Keystone Service / ...

$72 - $210

Train via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Amtrak Station

$96 - $245

Bus  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to New York, Ny 207 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton

$45 - $111

Drive  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to Trenton 330.8 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Trenton is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to Trenton is to fly and train which costs $110 - $360 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochester to Trenton. However, there are services departing from Rochester, Ny and arriving at Wallenberg Blvd In Front Of Terminal via Port Authority Bus Terminal and Nassau St At Palmer Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rochester station to Trenton station. However, there are services departing from Rochester Amtrak Station and arriving at Trenton Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 4 min.

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The distance between Rochester and Trenton is 253 miles. The road distance is 330.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Trenton without a car is to train which takes 8 h 4 min and costs $70 - $210.

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Rochester to Trenton, including transfers.

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

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Rochester to Trenton train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Rochester Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Trenton is to train which takes 8 h 4 min and costs $70 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $120 and takes 10 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Rochester to Trenton.
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  • Distance: 252.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

What companies run services between Rochester, NY, USA and Trenton, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Rochester to Trenton via New York Penn Station in around 8 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rochester to Trenton via New York, Ny, Port Authority Bus Terminal, Palmer Square, Princeton, and Nassau St At Palmer Square in around 10 h 50 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rochester to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Rochester to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Rochester to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Buffalo to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rochester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Rochester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $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 New York Penn Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Rochester Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$270 - $370
Train from Rochester Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$15 - $30
Business Seat
$23 - $40
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to New York
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $80
Economy
$80 - $120
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Business
$140 - $200
Train from Rochester to Albany
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $65
Economy
$60 - $90
EconomyPlus
$85 - $120
Business
$100 - $140
Train from Albany to New York
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Buffalo Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Book at
trailwaysny.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, Ny to Buffalo Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Bus from Rochester, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $90
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
megabus.com

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

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Rochester to Trenton bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Palmer Square, Princeton station.

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Rochester to Trenton train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Trenton Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rochester to Trenton is 331 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to drive from Rochester to Trenton.

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

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Book your Rochester to Trenton train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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There are 113+ hotels available in Trenton. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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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 $1.

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