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New York, NY to Rochester, NY by bus

The journey from New York, NY to Rochester, NY by bus is 250.94 mi and takes 7 hr 37 min. There are 17 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:25 AM and the last at 11:30 PM. It is possible to travel from New York, NY to Rochester, NY by bus for as little as $36.41 or as much as $64.25. The best price for this journey is $36.41.

Lowest Price$36.41
Journey Duration7 hr 37 min
Connection per Day17
Lowest Price$36.41
Highest Price$64.25
First Departure1:25 AM
Last Departure11:30 PM
Distance250.94 mi
DepartureNew York, NY
ArrivalRochester, NY
CarriersFlixBus, GreyhoundMore

New York, NY to Rochester, NY Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from New York, NY to Rochester, NY by bus?

When you're traveling from New York, NY to Rochester, NY, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $49.28. You might be able to find prices as low as $36.41, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, a bus ticket from New York, NY to Rochester, NY will cost you $49.28. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long does it take to get from New York, NY to Rochester, NY by bus?

The journey between New York, NY and Rochester, NY by bus is approximately 250.94 mi. It will take you more or less 7 hr 37 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey between New York, NY and Rochester, NY by bus usually takes 7 hr 37 min to cover a distance of 250.94 mi. The shortest journey from New York, NY to Rochester, NY will take you 6 hr 30 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Rochester, NY quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

How many journeys from New York, NY to Rochester, NY are there every day?

The route from New York, NY to Rochester, NY is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from New York, NY 17 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from New York, NY to Rochester, NY, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 13 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 4 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from New York, NY to Rochester, NY. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $21.47 to $86.45 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 75% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from New York, NY to Rochester, NY

The cheapest New York, NY - Rochester, NY bus tickets can be found for as low as $39.21 if you’re lucky, or $49.26 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $57.10.

Find the best day to travel to Rochester, NY by bus

When travelling to Rochester, NY by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

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FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Greyhound is a bus company that provides intercity transportation services across North America. Founded in 1914, it is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation in the United States and Canada, serving over 3,800 destinations. Greyhound operates on popular routes such as New York to Boston, Los Angeles to Las Vegas, and Boston to New York.

Services on board FlixBus, Greyhound and New York Trailways from New York, NY to Rochester, NY
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New York, NY to Rochester, NY CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
28.27kg
Bus
30.29kg
Flight
80.77kg
Car
64.62kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from New York, NY to Rochester, NY?
A bus ticket from New York, NY to Rochester, NY is $49.28. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $36.41.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from New York, NY to Rochester, NY?
The cheapest ticket you can get from New York, NY to Rochester, NY is $36.41. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between New York, NY and Rochester, NY by bus?
New York, NY to Rochester, NY is 250.94 mi.
How long does the bus between New York, NY and Rochester, NY take?
New York, NY to Rochester, NY is on average 7 hr 37 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 6 hr 30 min.
Which companies operate from New York, NY to Rochester, NY?
The bus journey from New York, NY to Rochester, NY is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, Greyhound, New York Trailways and OurBus.
How many bus connections per day go from New York, NY to Rochester, NY?
New York, NY to Rochester, NY has 17 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from New York, NY to Rochester, NY leave?
The earliest bus from New York, NY to Rochester, NY departs at 1:25 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from New York, NY to Rochester, NY depart?
The latest bus from New York, NY to Rochester, NY departs at 11:30 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from New York, NY to Rochester, NY in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $36.41 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from New York, NY to Rochester, NY?
There are on average 13 direct connection(s) from New York, NY to go to Rochester, NY.
What's the fastest journey time between New York, NY to Rochester, NY by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between New York, NY and Rochester, NY is 6 hr 30 min.
Is there a direct bus from New York, NY to Rochester, NY?
Yes, there is a direct bus between New York, NY and Rochester, NY.
What are the CO2 emissions for New York, NY to Rochester, NY by bus?
The bus journey from New York, NY to Rochester, NY creates 30.29kg of CO2 emissions.

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