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Fares from $79 One Way, $152 Round Trip from Los Angeles to Rochester

Prices starting at $152 for return flights and $79 for one-way flights to Rochester were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Route Information for Flights from Los Angeles to Rochester

Origin Airport IATA CodeQLA
Destination Airport IATA CodeROC
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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

Are there non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Rochester?

No, unfortunately. You'll have to switch planes if you want to fly from Los Angeles, CA Airport (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) to Rochester, NY Airport (ROC-Greater Rochester Intl.). Various airlines service this route with only one stopover, including Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and United Airlines.

What is the shortest flight from Los Angeles to Rochester?

The quickest flight from Los Angeles to Rochester is around 5 hours and 21 minutes. Order a refreshment from the cabin crew, start your travel journal or get to know your neighbors — you'll have the time on this medium-haul journey.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.