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Journey Information

Toronto to Rochester bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€12.35
Shortest Duration4h 25m
Trips per day3
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Toronto to Rochester right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Toronto to Rochester?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, €12.35 was the low point for bus fares from Toronto to Rochester. Buses from Rochester to Toronto are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than €12.35 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 4 hours and 40 minutes to cover the 95 miles (153 kilometers) from Toronto, ON to Rochester, NY. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 25 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the bus.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Toronto?

The first bus leaves at 12:00 and the last bus leaves at 23:00. To see the times for all buses from Toronto to Rochester, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Toronto to Rochester every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Ontario to New York without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Toronto to Rochester; ticket prices start at €44.45.

What bus companies travel from Toronto to Rochester?

There is one bus company that operates from Toronto to Rochester. Megabus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Megabus34h 41m€18.59

Book Megabus from Toronto to Rochester from €12. There are 3 Megabus schedules from Toronto to Rochester and you can expect on average to pay €19 for a Megabus ticket to Rochester. In Toronto, Megabus departs to Rochester from Coach Term - 610 Bay St and no other station. In Rochester, Megabus arrives at Trailways Term - 186 Cumberland St and no other station. An average trip on Megabus from Toronto to Rochester takes 4 hours and 41 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Rochester in 4 hours and 25 minutes, On weekends, Megabus offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Rochester.

Where does the bus leave from in Toronto?

Most buses depart from the main station in Toronto, Ontario:

  • Coach Term - 610 Bay St

Where does the bus arrive in Rochester?

All buses from Toronto arrive at one main station in Rochester, New York:

  • Trailways Term - 186 Cumberland St

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Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Toronto, ON to Rochester, NY

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)



Gabriela Diana

24 February 2020 - Visiting family


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23 October 2019 - Vacation


Pros: it was east and quick. Cons: wash the bus windows. Tips: go early to get on the line. Pros: it was east and quick. Cons: wash the bus windows. Tips: go early to get on the line.

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