The cheapest busesfrom New York to Rochester

Showing times and prices for 2023-10-03





The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from New York to Rochester will cost around $46 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $40.

Journey Summary

Journey Summary

New York to Rochester bus information

timelapseAvg. bus duration6h 27m
attach_moneyBus ticket price$40
place Bus depart fromNew York
pin_drop Bus arrive inRochester
directions_transit Bus companiesGreyhound, Star Line Bus

The fastest busesfrom New York to Rochester

Showing times and prices for 2023-10-03


5h 40m


6h 27m

Trips per day




These direct buses cover the 402km distance in an average of 6h 27m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5h 40m

Travel tips

Bus from New York to Rochester

Travel by bus to Rochester easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from New York to Rochester.
  • How to get to Rochester from New York?

  • On average you find 2 daily schedules to Rochester from New York. Usually, there are 14 bus departures every week on this route. Star Line Bus bus lines operate the largest daily fleet to Rochester. It is an average of 1 bus schedules per day and 30 trips every month. On peak seasons bus companies may increase the number of available vehicles.
  • How to get cheap bus tickets from New York to Rochester?

  • There is a total of 2 bus companies operating this trip. Greyhound, Star Line Bus offer a total of 2 bus schedules from New York to Rochester. Keep in mind that this 2 road operator(s) have different ticket prices and service offers shown on the bus timetable. Star Line Bus tickets are available for $40. It is the lower trip price you can get on 2023-10-03. Compare all bus fare prices that vary according to comfort, ticket promotions, and availability. Take time and check customers 5612 reviews for Greyhound, Star Line Bus bus services. Users reviews best describe the real bus trip experience. The company score relates to bus quality, punctuality, cleanliness, and staff behavior. Ratings and reviews are relevant information when searching and comparing bus prices. Bus booking in advance is the best way to find Rochester cheap tickets.
  • How far apart is Rochester from New York?

  • The bus traveling length from New York to Rochester is around 6h 27m. Star Line Bus schedules advertise it has the fastest transportation from New York. Selecting this company, you probably arrive in about 5h 40m in Rochester.
  • Where are New York and Rochester bus stations?

  • For this trip to Rochester, you can get on board at NEW YORK - 625 8TH AVE, 95 Canal St - New York, NY. Moreover, get off the bus at ROCHESTER (E) - 320 CENTRAL AVE, 400 Jefferson Rd - Rochester, NY.
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  • BusBuster has all information for you discover the best and cheapest bus ticket. Explore all available tools and 5612 user reviews to best choose between Greyhound, Star Line Bus. BusBuster does not sell tickets. If you want to purchase bus tickets online, this site will redirect you to the official Greyhound, Star Line Bus website. Reserve your bus seat to Rochester in advance and have a nice trip.
  • How much is bus ticket from New York to Rochester?

  • Greyhound, Star Line Bus tickets to Rochester costs between $40 and USD 53.00 each seat As mentioned before, you will find on Star Line Bus to Rochester low-cost tickets for only $40. This bus leaves at 16:50 from New York bus station or stop at NEW YORK - 625 8TH AVE, 95 Canal St - New York, NY. On the contrary, the bus leaving at 01:25 have the most expensive ticket to Rochester for about USD 53.00.
  • Which is the best way for bus booking?

  • There are many different secure forms of acquiring a ticket. The more comfortable, secure and faster way is to get your bus ticket online at Greyhound, Star Line Bus website. Alternatively, you can book by phone or directly at the counter. Greyhound phone number: Star Line Bus phone number: 917-656-4221 Find out more on search and buy cheap bus tickets in North America.
  • When is the first and last bus to Rochester?

  • The first bus time to Rochester is at 01:25. The bus timetable may vary during weekdays. The last departure time from New York is at 16:50.
  • How to get ticket refund on Greyhound, Star Line Bus?

  • Note that companies have different policies regarding fare types and changes. Find more information on bus company page.