Cheap flights from Rochester to New York (RST - NYC)

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The best prices from Rochester to New York are usually found in July or November, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Rochester (RST) to New York (NYC)

All the information you need to plan the best RST to NYC flight in 2021: compare Rochester to New York flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New York.
RST - NYC
Price
$195 - $558
NYC
Temperature
42.8 - 86 °F
NYC
Precipitation
2.6 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 46% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop

Average price

$285

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

$195

From Rochester to New York

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Rochester to New York?

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 22% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Rochester to New York?

To save up to 118% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Rochester to New York from $393 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $621 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Rochester to New York?

July can be a great time to fly to New York from Rochester with a flight ticket averaging about $302. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of July for as cheap as $127. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Rochester to New York (RST - NYC)?

Unlike at noon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 59% on flights from Rochester to New York by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap flights from Rochester to New York in September, October 2021

The best prices found for RST to NYC flights for September, October
7 Oct - 14 Oct
$177pp
RST
Rochester
Delta
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
25 Oct - 29 Oct
$177pp
RST
Rochester
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
7 Oct - 14 Oct
$181pp
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester

Rochester to New York 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New York from Rochester found for this year
7 Oct - 14 Oct
$177pp
RST
Rochester
Delta
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
25 Oct - 29 Oct
$177pp
RST
Rochester
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
6 Nov - 9 Nov
$177pp
RST
Rochester
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester

Last minute flights from Rochester to New York

Late deals on round-trip flights to New York from Rochester, departing today and this week
24 Sep - 26 Sep
$327pp
RST
Rochester
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Delta
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
24 Sep - 26 Sep
$331pp
RST
Rochester
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
Delta
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester
24 Sep - 26 Sep
$385pp
RST
Rochester
Delta
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
 
1 STOP
RST
Rochester

One-way flights to New York from Rochester

The cheapest one-way flights from Rochester to New York
3:25 am - 4:30 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
12h 05m
RST - JFK
American Airlines
8:00 am - 2:48 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
29h 48m
RST - EWR
Multiple Airlines
$204
Gotogate
6:54 am - 12:58 pm
Delta
1 Stop
5h 04m
RST - LGA
Delta
$207
Delta

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Rochester to New York

What airport do you fly from for flights from Rochester to New York?

Located just 7.0 mi from the city center, Rochester is the airport most travelers will use when flying to New York from Rochester. Booking flights from Rochester (RST) to New York should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily outbound flights to New York from 3 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Rochester to New York have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Rochester to New York that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are flight prices decreasing from Rochester to New York due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Rochester and New York for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Rochester to New York for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Rochester to New York for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Major Airline for just $177, but on average you can expect to pay $195.

Are there last-minute flights available from Rochester to New York for under $400?

There are currently 9+ open flights from Rochester to New York within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Rochester to New York round-trip?

Currently priced at $177, Major Airline will fly you from Rochester to New York and back. In addition to Major Airline, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from American Airlines and Delta - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $177 and $177, respectively. Users have found that Major Airline is 41% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for New York, NY

Do I need a COVID test to fly to New York from Rochester?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to New York within the United States

Most visitors from Rochester need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter New York.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Rochester must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Rochester are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

Do I need a test to fly back to Rochester from New York?

Returning to Rochester from New York

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Rochester.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Rochester.

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Alternative routes for Rochester to New York

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Destination information for New York

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Rochester to New York.
Average temperature for September in New York
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for September in New York
4.3 ″

Airports servicing Rochester

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Top 3 airlines flying from Rochester to New York

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Rochester to New York choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
United Airlines
$107 $291 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$100 $342 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$130 $354 No cancel fee N/A
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