There are 4 ways to get from Rochester to Wilkes-Barre by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Scranton, Pa 212

$35 - $80

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to Wilkes-Barre 239.9 miles

$23 - $35

Fly to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) ROC - AVP

$226 - $971

Fly to New York La Guardia, bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ROC - LGA
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Wilkes-Barre, PA

$131 - $461

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochester to Wilkes-Barre. However, there are services departing from Rochester, Ny and arriving at Wilkes-Barre, PA via Scranton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

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The distance between Rochester and Wilkes-Barre is 160 miles. The road distance is 239.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Wilkes-Barre without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Rochester to Wilkes-Barre, including transfers.

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Rochester to Wilkes-Barre bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Rochester, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Rochester to Wilkes-Barre is to bus which takes 5 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 4 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Rochester Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Rochester to Wilkes-Barre bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Scranton, Pa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rochester to Wilkes-Barre is 240 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to drive from Rochester to Wilkes-Barre.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Rochester Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport.

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Map of how to get from Rochester to Wilkes-Barre.
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  • Distance: 159.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Rochester, NY, USA and Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Rochester to Wilkes-Barre hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min. Alternatively, United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Rochester to Wilkes-Barre hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rochester to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rochester to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Rochester to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rochester to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Rochester to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Bus operators
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 Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
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martztrailways.com

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There are 29+ hotels available in Wilkes-Barre. Prices start at $59 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 .

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