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Buses from Bloomington to Rochester

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Bloomington - Rochester Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Bloomington to Rochester. Traveling by bus from Bloomington to Rochester usually takes around 5 hours and 22 minutes, but the fastest Miller Transportation bus can make the trip in 5 hours and 20 minutes.

Distance132 mi (213 km)
Shortest duration5h 20m
Cheapest price$42.00
Most frequent serviceMiller Transportation
Bus lines1

How much is a bus ticket from Bloomington to Rochester?

$42.00 is the average price of a bus ticket from Bloomington to Rochester. Any tickets cheaper than $42.00 can be considered a great deal. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20JunJul

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Bloomington to Rochester is expected to range from $42 to $49. If you are looking to travel to Rochester within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from $42. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are $42 and can be found on July 6, 2022.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from Bloomington to Rochester by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around $43 whenever you decide to travel.

What bus companies travel from Bloomington to Rochester?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Bloomington to Rochester. Miller Transportation is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Miller Transportation15h 22m$43.95
  • Miller Transportation

    Miller Transportation

    Miller Transportation, through its popular bus service Hoosier Ride, connects a number of cities across six states in the Midwest via intercity bus travel. Miller buses keep you connected throughout your journey with free WiFi and power outlets on board. The carrier is consistently rated well for on-time bus arrivals. The trip from Bloomington to Rochester usually lasts 5 hours and 22 minutes on Miller Transportation, and ticket prices start at $42.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Bloomington to Rochester during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Bloomington to Rochester?

The bus takes an average of 5 hours and 22 minutes to cover the 132 miles from Bloomington to Rochester. However, the fastest bus only takes 5 hours and 20 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

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

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

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

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Bloomington?

There is usually only one bus per day from Bloomington to Rochester. It leaves the station in Bloomington at 1:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Bloomington to Rochester. However, it is not a direct bus, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change buses during the trip.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Bloomington?

Main departure station: Bloomington Transit Ctr

Most buses depart from the main station in Bloomington.

All bus stations in Bloomington:

  • Bloomington Transit Ctr

Where does the bus arrive in Rochester?

Main arrival station: Speedway - 102 McDonald Dr

All buses from Bloomington arrive at one main station in Rochester.

All bus stations in Rochester:

  • Speedway - 102 McDonald Dr

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