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Route Information for Flights from Rochester to Gainesville

Origin Airport IATA Code ROC
Destination Airport IATA Code JAX
Distance 1035 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 5:55PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 10:13PM UTC

Flying from Rochester to Gainesville

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.

Airport in Gainesville, Florida

Flights to Gainesville, Florida, are easy to come by when using Orbitz.com. The site helps travelers find the cheapest domestic and international flights and book hotels or car rentals, so everything is ready as soon as you land. Gainesville Regional Airport is the primary airport serving this location. Several major airlines fly in and out frequently. These include American Airlines, Delta, Silver Airways, United, and US Airways.

Transportation From Gainesville Regional Airport

There are several modes of transportation travelers can choose from when leaving the airport. Taxi and limo services are available, as well as public bus transportation. Travelers can also use Orbitz.com to find discount car rentals from one of several main providers. Avis, Enterprise, and Hertz are just a few of the rental car companies available.

Weather in Gainesville

The average temperature for Gainesville annually is 68 °F. Generally, the temperature never reaches freezing levels, and tourists can be found in the city May through October for the warm temperatures and wide array of activities.

Activities in Gainesville

Although not located on the ocean, there is still plenty to enjoy in Gainesville for vacationers and visitors. Golf courses abound, including the luxurious Haile Plantation Golf and Country Club. For families or those looking for a bit more culture, there is the Florida Museum of Natural History and the Kanapaha Botanical Gardens. The city is also just a couple of hours from many of Florida's major cities, including Orlando and Jacksonville, so many vacationers get flights to Gainesville through Orbitz.com and make the drive to popular destinations from there.

Flights from Rochester to Gainesville - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Rochester to Gainesville now?

Head to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most useful information on travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when flying from Rochester to Gainesville.

Are there non-stop flights from Rochester to Gainesville?

Yes, you can jet from Greater Rochester Intl. Airport to Orlando, FL Airport (MCO-Orlando Intl.) with Frontier Airlines, the only airline offering nonstop services on this route.

What is the shortest flight from Rochester to Gainesville?

The shortest flight from Rochester, NY Airport (ROC-Greater Rochester Intl.) to MCO is 3 hours and 28 minutes. Order your favorite tipple from the cabin crew, start your travel journal or listen to that podcast — you'll have the time on this medium-haul journey.

What airlines fly from Rochester to Gainesville most frequently?

Frontier Airlines is the most frequent airline servicing the Rochester to Gainesville route. You can select from 13 flights every month with this carrier.

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

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 Gainesville 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 Gainesville with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Gainesville 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 Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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