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Fly from Los Angeles to Rochester

Schedule a flight from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Rochester to tour one of the principal cities in Upstate New York. Downtown Rochester is lined with historic skyscrapers such as the Kodak Tower while the city's outskirts offer water activities on Lake Ontario. LAX should be easy to reach by vehicle via Interstate 405 or Interstate 105. Under normal flying conditions, a flight to Rochester takes over seven hours.


Situated along the east bank of the Genesee River, the Central Business District of Rochester is home to cultural attractions such as the Strong Museum and the Eastman Theatre. To see the city's sports teams in action, head to the west bank of the river and enter the Blue Cross Arena. This indoor venue hosts the AHL's Americans, the PBL's Razorsharks and the NLL's Knighthawks. Additionally, the nearby Frontier Field is a world-class ballpark where you can cheer on the Red Wings in International League competition. An escape from Rochester's urban bustle is best enjoyed at the gardens and arboretum at Highland Park.

Hints and tips

Interstate 390 provides a direct route between Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC) and Downtown Rochester. When you fly from Los Angeles to Rochester in the winter, bring a coat and mittens to handle freezing afternoons. In the summer, temperatures reach the 80s. The Rochester International Jazz Festival and the Lilac Festival are among Upstate New York's largest summertime events.

Flights from Los Angeles to Rochester - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Los Angeles to Rochester now?

Go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date info on travel restrictions and quarantine when flying from Los Angeles to Rochester.

What is the shortest flight from Los Angeles to Rochester?

The quickest flight time from Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX) to Rochester, NY Airport (ROC-Greater Rochester Intl.) is 5 hours and 22 minutes, which gives you plenty of time to indulge in a tipple or get carried away with a good book.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Rochester?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Rochester have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Rochester with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Rochester without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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