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Bus, drive, taxi  •  18h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Toronto Union Station to Cornwall, ON
  2. Take the bus from Hogansburg to Warrensburg
  3. Drive from Warrensburg to Rutland
  4. Take a taxi from Killington to Hanover
  5. Drive from New London to Rochester

$345 - $470

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Train, drive  •  19h 57m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Albany
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Framingham Amtrak
  3. Drive from 500 Shire Way to Rochester

$173 - $346

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Train, bus, drive  •  23h 45m

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Yonkers
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Hanover, NH
  3. Drive from New London to Rochester

$204 - $409

Drive  •  10h 46m

  1. Drive from Toronto to Rochester 620.6 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Toronto to Boston, train  •  8h 48m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Boston (BOS) YYZ - BOS
  2. Take the train from Woburn Amtrak Station to Dover

$180 - $469

Shuttle to Buffalo, fly to Boston, train  •  10h 53m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Boston (BOS) BUF - BOS
  3. Take the train from Woburn Amtrak Station to Dover

$225 - $539

Fly Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston, train  •  8h 23m

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Boston (BOS) YTZ - BOS
  2. Take the train from Woburn Amtrak Station to Dover

$176 - $1,960

Fly Toronto to Portland, train  •  11h 7m

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Portland (PWM) YYZ - PWM
  2. Take the train from Portland to Dover

$194 - $315

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Rochester is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 10h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Rochester is to fly and train which costs $220 - $2,500 and takes 8h 23m.

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The distance between Toronto and Rochester is 425 miles. The road distance is 620.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 18h 49m to get from Toronto to Rochester, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 37m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Rochester is 621 miles. It takes approximately 10h 46m to drive from Toronto to Rochester.

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American Airlines, WestJet, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Toronto Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 17+ hotels available in Rochester. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $5 - $13.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Rochester.
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  • Distance: 424.5 miles
  • Duration: 18h 49m

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

There is no direct connection from Toronto to Rochester. However, you can take the bus to Cornwall, ON, take the drive to Hogansburg, take the bus to Warrensburg, take the drive to Rutland, take the Amtrak Thruway to Killington, take the taxi to Hanover, take the bus to New London, then take the drive to Rochester. Alternatively, you can take the train to Albany, take the walk to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station, take the train to Framingham, take the train to Wellesley Farms, take the taxi to 275 Wyman St, take the bus to 500 Shire Way, then take the drive to Rochester.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $400
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Flights from Toronto to Portland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Toronto to Portland via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$50 - $430
Flights from Toronto to Portland via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Portland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Portland via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Portland via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Portland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Portland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Toronto to Portland via Miami
Ave. Duration
7h 44m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Toronto to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Toronto to Portland via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Toronto to Portland via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Toronto to Portland via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $2,300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Albany
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$65 - $85
Business
$120 - $170
Economy
$95 - $120
EconomyPlus
$170 - $240
Train from Toronto Union Station to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
12h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$85 - $110
Business
$140 - $200
Economy
$120 - $140
EconomyPlus
$220 - $310
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 Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Framingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
Train from Woburn Amtrak Station to Dover
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Train from Portland to Dover
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto Union Station to Cornwall, ON
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Book at
megabus.ca
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Hogansburg to Warrensburg
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Dartmouth Coach
Website
dartmouthcoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Hanover, NH
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Schedules at
dartmouthcoach.com
Book at
webstore.dartmouthcoach.com
Niagara Airbus
Other operators
Taxi from Killington to Hanover
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Estimated price
$260 - $320

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