There are 4 ways to get from Scranton to Rochester 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. 300

$24 - $60

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. 206 / ...

$58 - $172

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. 218.1 miles

$21 - $35

Fly  •  4 h 13 min

  1. AVP - ROC

$195 - $853

What companies run services between Scranton, PA, USA and Rochester, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Scranton to Rochester hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Scranton to Rochester hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Rochester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Rochester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Rochester via Philadelphia, Boston
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Rochester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Rochester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Rochester via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 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
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $65
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Scranton and Rochester is 252 km. The road distance is 349 km.

The cheapest way to get from Scranton to Rochester is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Scranton to Rochester is to drive which takes 3 h 48 min and costs $21 - $35.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Scranton, Pa and arriving at Rochester, Ny. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

The bus from Scranton, Pa to Rochester, Ny takes 4 h 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.