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Journey Information

There are 10 intercity buses per day from Binghamton to Rochester. Traveling by bus from Binghamton to Rochester usually takes around 3 hours and 39 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus US bus can make the trip in 2 hours and 55 minutes.

Distance113 mi (182 km)
Shortest duration2h 55m
Cheapest price$19.99
Trips per day10
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Bus lines4

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How much is a bus ticket from Binghamton to Rochester?

Bus tickets for a trip from Binghamton to Rochester cost $29.92 on average. Opting to take a bus is a wallet-friendly way to make this trip. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Average prices by travel date

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Over the next four weeks, the average price of bus tickets from Binghamton to Rochester is expected to be between $25 and $35. The cheapest day to travel in the next month is August 5, 2024, when tickets are available for August 5, 2024. The cheapest bus tickets available in the next week start at just $28.

Monthly avg. prices

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Taking the bus from Binghamton to Rochester is usually cheapest in July, when the average ticket price is only $34. If you're planning to take the bus from Binghamton to Rochester during January, keep in mind that bus ticket prices may be higher than usual, with an average price of $43. However, booking your trip in advance can help you score a ticket at a better price.

Prices as travel date approaches

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To save money on bus tickets, buy them as early as possible. Bus carriers usually charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel. Book your ticket at least 22 days in advance to save up to $18.46.

What bus companies travel from Binghamton to Rochester?

There are 4 bus lines from Binghamton to Rochester available for you to search and compare on Wanderu. With 4 daily trips, Greyhound usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Adirondack Trailways43h 41m$44.75
FlixBus US43h 7m$40.64
Greyhound43h 45m$36.95
OurBus13h 37m$20.80
  • Adirondack Trailways connects areas in New York such as the Adirondacks and Hudson Valley with New York City, serving a total of 94 cities. Some of its top routes include those going to Albany, Ithaca, and Syracuse. Onboard, Adirondack Trailways vehicles have Wi-Fi for internet connectivity on the move and additional amenities, including power outlets, restrooms, air conditioning, overhead lighting, and reclinable seats with footrests.

  • FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 4 trips per day from Binghamton to Rochester, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 4 bus trips from Binghamton to Rochester every day, with the average journey taking around 3 hours and 45 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Rochester usually start from $20.

  • OurBus is an intercity bus company based in New York City. OurBus provides cheap bus tickets to some of the most popular cities in the United States. All OurBus coaches come equipped with a generous roster of amenities, including extra legroom, freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and complimentary bottled water. With cheap bus tickets starting from $20, OurBus is one of the best ways to travel by bus from Binghamton to Rochester if you are looking for comfort at a good price.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 39 minutes to cover the 113 miles from Binghamton to Rochester. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 55 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. 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.

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Binghamton to Rochester for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, 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.

The first bus leaves at 1:00am and the last bus leaves at 8:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Binghamton to Rochester, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 10 scheduled buses that travel from Binghamton 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 Binghamton to Rochester without transferring.

City Information

Binghamton

Binghamton, NY

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Surrounded by idyllic rolling hills, the city of Binghamton offers a small-town vibe that makes it the perfect choice for travelers who wish to stay away from the big crowds. If you are a culturally inclined tourist, don’t miss the chance to enjoy a mosaic tour around the quarters. Mosaic is a famous medium through which local artists express their ideas, and in many corners of the downtown area you will find colorful artworks waiting for you to explore. For those with a brave heart, the haunted history trail will be a good choice. The trail will take you through the most famous local haunted mansions, where you will learn about their history and try your luck with the supernatural.

For a quick bite, head over to Garage, a local taco eatery which has captured the hearts of many local residents. If you want to try something new, A Tavolo Italian Restaurant, with homemade dishes and sauces, will be a solid choice.

The busiest bus station in Binghamton is the Greater Binghamton Transportation Center, which is located on Chenango Street. You can catch buses run by Greyhound, OurBus and New York Trailways at the station. There are no Amtrak trains that pass through Binghamton. The city is served by the Greater Binghamton Airport, which is located 10 miles north of downtown.

Rochester

Rochester, NY

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Perched on the shore on Lake Ontario, Rochester is an idyllic city with a small-town vibe, making it the perfect destination for those looking for some family-friendly fun. Rochester’s pride is Highland Park, which is one of the oldest arboretums in the U.S. Designed by the famous landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted, the park features idyllic paths cutting through treelines and fragrant lilac bushes. If you wish to marvel at the beauty of the Genesee River’s Gorge, go on a hiking trip on the Genesee Riverway Trail. For more cultural activities, George Eastman Museum, the world’s oldest photography museum, would be a great choice.

Rochester’s food scene features many quirky dishes, including the famous local garbage plate, which features your choice of meat along with decadent sides. For the best garbage plates, you might want to check out Nick Tahou Hots.

The city’s busiest bus station is the Trailways Terminal downtown. The station serves several bus carriers, including New York Trailways, Greyhound and OurBus, among others. The principal Amtrak train station is Louis M. Slaughter Station, which is located just across the street from the bus station. Rochester is served by Amtrak’s Empire Service, Lake Shore Limited and Maple Leaf lines. The city’s commercial air services are served by the Greater Rochester International Airport, located 3 miles southwest of downtown.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Binghamton?

Main departure station: Greater Binghamton Transportation Center

Buses to Rochester leave from 3 stations in Binghamton.

All bus stations in Binghamton:

  • Greater Binghamton Transportation Center

  • Greater Binghamton Transportation Center

  • Greater Binghamton Transportation Center (Gate 13)

Where does the bus arrive in Rochester?

Main arrival station: Rochester Bus Stop

Buses arrive in Rochester at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.

All bus stations in Rochester:

  • Rochester Bus Stop

  • 186 Cumberland St

  • Rochester International Airport (ROC) Arrivals

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