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There are 13 ways to get from Southbury to Rochester by train, bus, night bus, 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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Train  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Rochester Amtrak Station Maple Leaf / ...

$196 - $312

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Travel Center, Southbury, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Rochester, NY Ny / ...

$62 - $129

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Bus, train  •  9h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Southbury, CT to Pittsfield, MA Peter Pan
  2. Take the train from Pittsfield Amtrak Station to Rochester Amtrak Station Lake Shore Limited

$78 - $171

Train via Harlem-125th St.  •  10h 36m

  1. Take the train from Bridgeport to Harlem-125th St. New Haven
  2. Take the train from Yonkers Amtrak Station to Rochester Amtrak Station Maple Leaf / ...

$136 - $284

Bus, night bus  •  9h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Travel Center, Southbury, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan
  2. Take the night bus from New York, Ny to Rochester, Ny 270

$62 - $129

Drive  •  6h 7m

  1. Drive from Southbury to Rochester 327.4 miles

$30 - $50

Bus to New York La Guardia, fly to Rochester  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Travel Center, Southbury, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Rochester (ROC) LGA - ROC

$123 - $450

Bus to New York JFK, fly to Rochester  •  6h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Travel Center, Southbury, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Rochester (ROC) JFK - ROC

$126 - $338

Bus to Newark, fly to Rochester  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Travel Center, Southbury, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Rochester (ROC) EWR - ROC

$135 - $497

Train to Boston, fly to Rochester  •  6h 27m

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rochester (ROC) BOS - ROC

$333 - $842

Bus to New York La Guardia, fly to Buffalo, bus  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Travel Center, Southbury, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Buffalo (BUF) LGA - BUF
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY - Airport to Rochester, NY

$105 - $427

Bus to New York JFK, fly to Buffalo, bus  •  7h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Travel Center, Southbury, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Buffalo (BUF) JFK - BUF
  3. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY - Airport to Rochester, NY

$108 - $425

Bus, train to Philadelphia, fly to Rochester  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Travel Center, Southbury, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Rochester (ROC) PHL - ROC

$280 - $907

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southbury to Rochester is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Southbury to Rochester is to bus and fly which costs $120 - $450 and takes 6h 2m.

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The distance between Southbury and Rochester is 254 miles. The road distance is 327.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Southbury to Rochester without a car is to train which takes 7h 47m and costs $190 - $320.

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It takes approximately 7h 47m to get from Southbury to Rochester, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Southbury to Rochester is to train which takes 7h 47m and costs $190 - $320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $130 and takes 9h 16m.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Rochester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 21m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southbury to Rochester is 327 miles. It takes approximately 6h 7m to drive from Southbury to Rochester.

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Delta offers flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Rochester Airport.

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There are 64+ hotels available in Rochester. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southbury to Rochester.
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  • Distance: 254.3 miles
  • Duration: 7h 47m

What companies run services between Southbury, CT, USA and Rochester, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Southbury to Rochester 4 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $140 and the journey takes 5h 12m. VIA Rail also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southbury to Rochester via Travel Center, Southbury, CT, Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 9h 16m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Boston to Rochester via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Boston to Rochester via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Boston to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Boston to Rochester via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Rochester Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Train from Pittsfield Amtrak Station to Rochester Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Yonkers Amtrak Station to Rochester Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to Rochester
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $70
Economy
$70 - $100
EconomyPlus
$95 - $140
Business
$120 - $170
Train from Yonkers to Rochester
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $80
Economy
$80 - $120
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Business
$130 - $190
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Bridgeport to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$13 - $15
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$20 - $28
At station
$17 - $21
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$180 - $270
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Travel Center, Southbury, CT to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Southbury, CT to Pittsfield, MA
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal to Rochester, NY - 186 Cumberland Street
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $50
Online Fare
$40 - $65
Standard Fare
$55 - $80
Refundable
$60 - $90
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Night bus from New York, Ny to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90

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