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Ithaca to Rochester, NY bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$15.00
Shortest Duration1h 40m
Trips per day5
bus carriers3
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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Ithaca to Rochester
5.0
Based on 1 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
2.0
Julie
5.0
November 17, 2019Visiting family
Pros
the driver was making jokes. He was funny and friendly
Cons
we shouldn't have to print our tickets. Let's save the planet. The company should adopt sustainable practices. In addition, the Wi-Fi wasn't working.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a bus ticket from Ithaca to Rochester, NY cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Ithaca to Rochester were $15.00.

The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Ithaca to Rochester is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 24 days out, tickets are on average $16.32 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Ithaca to Rochester, NY?

The distance between Ithaca and Rochester is approximately 74.98 miles, or 120.63 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 1 hour and 55 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 40 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Ithaca to Rochester?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Ithaca to Rochester, NY by bus is usually on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Thursday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Ithaca to Rochester?

On average there are 5 scheduled bus trips per day. Trailways NY Pool has the most regularly scheduled departures from Ithaca to Rochester, NY, with an average of 1.833 trips per day and 27.5 monthly trips. 3 bus carriers serve the route from Ithaca to Rochester. Of the 5 trips there are 5 trips that are direct connections to Rochester.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Ithaca to Rochester, NY start at $37.00.

3 carriers offer Ithaca to Rochester, NY bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Ithaca to Rochester from $20.00. Typically there is one Greyhound schedule per day from Ithaca to Rochester and you can expect on average to pay $25.88 for a Greyhound ticket to Rochester. In Ithaca, Greyhound departs to Rochester from 131 E Green St, In Rochester, Greyhound arrives at Trailways Term - 186 Cumberland St,

An average trip on Greyhound from Ithaca to Rochester takes 2 hours and 0 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Rochester in 1 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $28.95 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Rochester.

Avg. Time
2h 0m
Avg. Price
$25.88

Trailways NY Pool

Book Trailways NY Pool from Ithaca to Rochester from $22.00. There are 1.833333 trips per day offered by Trailways NY Pool from Ithaca to Rochester and you can expect on average to pay $29.14 for a Trailways NY Pool ticket to Rochester. In Ithaca, Trailways NY Pool departs to Rochester from 131 E Green St, In Rochester, Trailways NY Pool arrives at Trailways Term - 186 Cumberland St and one other station.

An average trip on Trailways NY Pool from Ithaca to Rochester takes 1 hours and 55 minutes, while the fastest available Trailways NY Pool trip will get you to Rochester in 1 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, Trailways NY Pool offers 2.5 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $33.63 for a weekend trip to Rochester.

Avg. Time
1h 55m
Avg. Price
$29.14

OurBus

Book OurBus from Ithaca to Rochester from $15.00. There are 2.039216 trips per day offered by OurBus from Ithaca to Rochester and you can expect on average to pay $15.03 for a OurBus ticket to Rochester. In Ithaca, OurBus departs to Rochester from 130 E Seneca St and one other station. In Rochester, OurBus arrives at 1820 Hylan Dr,

An average trip on OurBus from Ithaca to Rochester takes 1 hours and 54 minutes, while the fastest available OurBus trip will get you to Rochester in 1 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, OurBus offers 2.357143 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $15.02 for a weekend trip to Rochester.

Avg. Time
1h 54m
Avg. Price
$15.03
There are 3 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Rochester will depart from these stations in Ithaca:
  • 131 E Green St
  • 130 E Seneca St
  • 130 E Seneca St
Buses arrive in Rochester at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Rochester for trips arriving from Ithaca:
  • Trailways Term - 186 Cumberland St
  • 1820 Hylan Dr
  • Rhees Library - 755 Library Rd

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