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Fares from $78 One Way, $155 Round Trip from Rochester to New York

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Route Information for Flights from Rochester to New York

Origin Airport IATA CodeROC
Destination Airport IATA CodeNYC
Distance263 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesQatar Airways, KLM, JetBlue Airways, Emirates, Turkish Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Alitalia, Korean Air, Aeromexico, Virgin Atlantic, Singapore Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival1:28PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival11:38PM UTC

Flights Review

Jan 11, 2020

Squishy seats

Dec 28, 2019

Attendant at gate checking in Molly was very kind & helpful

Dec 23, 2019

Delayed but made connection

Nov 7, 2019

Great friendly staff. Good service

Oct 22, 2019

Appreciate being able to choose seats. I don't care for all the extra charges.

Oct 18, 2019

Most appropriate

Sep 12, 2019

The only thing when I went online to change my seats it shows full but when I boarded there were over 15 seats left this was wrong

Jul 29, 2019

This was a fine enough flight, straight forward.

Jun 5, 2019

On time, quiet plane, friendly service, uneventful flight. Everything I hope for when travelling

May 26, 2019

Loved it!

Find Cheap Flights from Rochester to New York

Rochester Airport Information

Orbitz.com can help you find flights from Rochester, NY, by searching many airlines at once to find great deals on tickets. The Greater Rochester International Airport is located at 1200 Brooks Avenue, right off I-390, approximately 4 miles southwest of downtown Rochester. Daily air service is provided by Air Canada, AirTran, American, Continental, Delta, JetBlue, United, and US Airways on three runways.

Airport Parking Fees

The Rochester airport has both short- and long-term parking available. Fees for outdoor short-term parking are $2 per hour, with a maximum of $24 per day. The long-term parking garage fees are $14 per day. Loading and unloading of passengers is allowed in front of the terminal, but the driver must stay with the vehicle at all times. A complimentary cell phone lot is available if you are waiting to pick someone up from a flight.

Ground Transportation Information

Metered taxis are available to transport you to the airport. The minimum fare is $10, with an extra charge of $2.50 for each additional passenger. The airport is also serviced by the Rochester bus system, with a fare of $1. Not only can Orbitz.com find budget air travel, we can also find ground transportation.

Rochester Airport Restaurants

The airport has an assortment of restaurants, including McDonalds, Subway and Dunkin Donuts. A variety of shops allow you to pick up any last minute purchases. Free wireless Internet service is available from Concourse A to Concourse B. For your next trip, use Orbitz.com to find flights from Rochester.

New York Airport Information

There are two major airports, John F. Kennedy International (JFK) and LaGuardia, that service travelers flying into New York City. When you use Orbitz.com to book your flights to New York, you will be able to choose from almost every major domestic and international air passenger carrier. LaGuardia Airport is roughly nine miles east of Manhattan, while JFK is almost 20 miles to the southeast. If you can't find the flight that you want, you can also fly into Newark International Airport, roughly 19 miles northeast of Manhattan.

Ground Transportation in New York

New York has plenty of public transportation, so getting around should be fairly easy. If you fly into LaGuardia, you will have to take a taxi, bus, or shared van for at least a portion of the trip, because there is no rail or subway service from the airport. Expect a cab ride from LaGuardia to Manhattan to cost anywhere from $20 to $40. Although JFK is further from the city, you can hop on the AirTrain, which will take you to the subway or the Long Island Railroad. If you choose to take a cab from JFK into Manhattan, expect to pay $45 or more for the ride. You will also be responsible for any tolls that are incurred during the trip. If you use Orbitz.com to book your hotel, you may be able to find one that offers free shuttle service to and from the airport.

New York Area Weather Information

New York tends to be cold in the winter, wet in the spring and humid in the summer. Winter temperatures fluctuate between the 20s and 30s, while summer temperatures can soar to the 90s. New York City averages 27 inches of snow each winter, so be sure to pack your parka and snow boots if you plan to be there between November and February. Use the Orbitz.com travel planner to put together your itinerary and choose a temperate time to visit the city.

What to Do in New York

New York City is an urban adventurer's paradise. From the theaters on Broadway to the lights in Times Square, there is are activities for all ages. Go skating in Central Park, take a horse-and-buggy ride around Central Park South or go shopping on Fifth Avenue. Although New York is home to some of the finest restaurants on the east coast, don't forget to try the rich variety of street foods that are available. Enjoy your time in the city, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you are looking for budget flights to New York.

Flights from Rochester to New York - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Rochester to New York?

Yes, you'll be pleased to hear that you can fly straight from Rochester, NY (ROC-Greater Rochester Intl.) to New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.). Direct flights are available with JetBlue Airways and Delta Air Lines.

What is the shortest flight from Rochester to New York?

If the weather is good and all goes according to plan, you could be coming in to land at New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) from Rochester, NY (ROC-Greater Rochester Intl.) in only 1 hour and 12 minutes. With such a brief flight time, contemplate taking hand luggage only.

What airlines fly from Rochester (and vicinity) to New York (and vicinity) most frequently?

Try JetBlue (B6). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from Rochester, NY Airport (ROC-Greater Rochester Intl.) to New York, NY Airport (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.). It operates 70 services on this route each month and is a favorite among travelers. Delta (DL) also operates services from Rochester (and vicinity) to New York (and vicinity). It's another excellent choice and has 60 flights monthly.

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

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 New York 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 New York with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to New York 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 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. 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 February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

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 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com 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.