Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Rochester (RST) from $164

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 5/20. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
NYC — RST
Feb 25 — Mar 31

The best prices from New York to Rochester are usually found in April or October, booked 58 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

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

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from New York (NYC) to Rochester (RST). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated February 20, 2024.

Popular in

September

Cheapest in

April

Round-trip from

$397

One-way from

$164
High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop
From New York (NYC) to Rochester
One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Rochester

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Rochester?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from New York to Rochester. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Rochester.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 58 days in advance to save up to 78% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 58 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from New York to Rochester 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $372, or $457 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Rochester from New York average $427. You can even find prices in April for less than $427, as users have found deals to Rochester from as low as $277. The month of September appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Rochester from New York. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 25%.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from New York to Rochester is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 14% on airfare.

Cheap Delta flights from New York to Rochester

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Delta for the route between New York and Rochester. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,394,020 searches. Data last updated February 20, 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced Delta flights heading from New York to Rochester. Be sure to come back soon if the deals available don't appeal to you at this time.
Sat 5/186:45 pmEWR - RST
1 stop4h 52mDelta
Sun 5/264:00 pmRST - EWR
1 stop6h 32mDelta
Deal found 2/19$282
Sat 5/186:45 pmEWR - RST
1 stop4h 52mDelta
Wed 5/226:20 pmRST - EWR
1 stop4h 12mDelta
Deal found 2/19$283
Thu 2/2912:36 pmEWR - RST
1 stop5h 13mDelta
Mon 3/45:53 pmRST - EWR
1 stop5h 01mDelta
Deal found 2/19$339
Thu 2/299:50 amEWR - RST
2 stops7h 59mDelta
Mon 3/45:53 pmRST - EWR
1 stop5h 01mDelta
Deal found 2/19$344
Sat 5/186:45 pmEWR - RST
1 stop4h 52mDelta
Sat 5/255:30 amRST - EWR
1 stop17h 02mDelta
Deal found 2/19$346
Sat 5/186:45 pmEWR - RST
1 stop4h 52mDelta
Fri 5/246:20 pmRST - EWR
1 stop4h 12mDelta
Deal found 2/19$383
Fri 5/179:39 amEWR - RST
2 stops8h 58mDelta
Sun 5/264:00 pmRST - EWR
1 stop6h 32mDelta
Deal found 2/19$392
Fri 5/179:39 amEWR - RST
2 stops8h 58mDelta
Wed 5/226:20 pmRST - EWR
1 stop4h 12mDelta
Deal found 2/19$393
Fri 5/176:00 amLGA - RST
1 stop17h 37mDelta
Sun 5/265:30 amRST - LGA
1 stop4h 13mDelta
Deal found 2/19$405

Cheap American Airlines flights from New York to Rochester

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between New York and Rochester. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,394,020 searches. Data last updated February 20, 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on American Airlines flights traveling from New York to Rochester. Deals frequently update to provide users with more options.
Wed 3/61:31 pmEWR - RST
1 stop4h 50mAmerican Airlines
Thu 3/146:00 amRST - EWR
1 stop4h 30mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/18$313
Wed 3/65:00 amEWR - RST
2 stops7h 11mAmerican Airlines
Thu 3/146:00 amRST - EWR
1 stop4h 30mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/18$316
Sun 5/126:40 amLGA - RST
1 stop6h 45mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/141:02 pmRST - LGA
1 stop7h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$321
Sun 5/126:15 amEWR - RST
1 stop7h 10mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/144:41 pmRST - EWR
1 stop4h 48mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$328
Sun 5/126:40 amLGA - RST
1 stop6h 45mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/148:02 amRST - LGA
2 stops6h 34mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$331
Sun 5/126:15 amEWR - RST
1 stop7h 10mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/148:02 amRST - EWR
1 stop13h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$336
Mon 5/138:47 amJFK - RST
1 stop8h 22mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/148:02 amRST - JFK
1 stop11h 21mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$339
Fri 3/15:00 amEWR - RST
2 stops7h 26mAmerican Airlines
Mon 3/412:06 pmRST - EWR
1 stop4h 12mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$342
Mon 4/89:00 amJFK - RST
1 stop9h 32mAmerican Airlines
Sun 4/1412:29 pmRST - JFK
1 stop7h 00mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$346

Cheap New York to Rochester flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from New York to Rochester specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,394,020 searches. Prices were last updated on February 20, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Rochester in 2024 at this time. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Thu 3/215:00 amEWR - RST
2 stops7h 20mAmerican Airlines
Thu 3/2811:50 amRST - EWR
1 stop7h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/20$301
Wed 3/61:31 pmEWR - RST
1 stop4h 50mAmerican Airlines
Thu 3/146:00 amRST - EWR
1 stop4h 30mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/18$313
Wed 3/65:00 amEWR - RST
2 stops7h 11mAmerican Airlines
Thu 3/146:00 amRST - EWR
1 stop4h 30mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/18$316
Thu 3/218:39 pmEWR - RST
1 stop15h 41mAmerican Airlines
Thu 3/2811:50 amRST - EWR
1 stop7h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/20$321
Thu 3/216:00 amLGA - RST
1 stop6h 20mAmerican Airlines
Thu 3/2811:50 amRST - LGA
1 stop5h 36mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/20$328
Thu 2/2912:36 pmEWR - RST
1 stop5h 13mDelta
Mon 3/45:53 pmRST - EWR
1 stop5h 01mDelta
Deal found 2/18$339
Fri 3/15:00 amEWR - RST
2 stops7h 26mAmerican Airlines
Mon 3/412:06 pmRST - EWR
1 stop4h 12mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$342
Thu 2/299:50 amEWR - RST
2 stops7h 59mDelta
Mon 3/45:53 pmRST - EWR
1 stop5h 01mDelta
Deal found 2/19$344
Thu 3/214:25 pmLGA - RST
1 stop6h 23mAmerican Airlines
Thu 3/286:00 amRST - LGA
2 stops5h 56mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/20$353

New York to Rochester 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between New York and Rochester in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,394,020 searches. Data last updated February 20, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Rochester in 2024 at this time. If these deals don't appeal to you, be sure to come back soon for more options.
Sat 5/186:45 pmEWR - RST
1 stop4h 52mDelta
Sun 5/264:00 pmRST - EWR
1 stop6h 32mDelta
Deal found 2/19$282
Sat 5/186:45 pmEWR - RST
1 stop4h 52mDelta
Tue 5/215:30 amRST - EWR
1 stop7h 06mDelta
Deal found 2/19$283
Wed 3/61:31 pmEWR - RST
1 stop4h 50mAmerican Airlines
Thu 3/146:00 amRST - EWR
1 stop4h 30mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/18$313
Wed 3/65:00 amEWR - RST
2 stops7h 11mAmerican Airlines
Thu 3/146:00 amRST - EWR
1 stop4h 30mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/18$316
Sun 5/126:40 amLGA - RST
1 stop6h 45mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/141:02 pmRST - LGA
1 stop7h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$321
Sun 5/126:15 amEWR - RST
1 stop7h 10mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/144:41 pmRST - EWR
1 stop4h 48mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$328
Sun 5/126:40 amLGA - RST
1 stop6h 45mAmerican Airlines
Tue 5/148:02 amRST - LGA
2 stops6h 34mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$331
Tue 5/219:39 amEWR - RST
2 stops8h 58mDelta
Sun 5/264:00 pmRST - EWR
1 stop6h 32mDelta
Deal found 2/19$332
Tue 5/219:39 amEWR - RST
2 stops8h 58mDelta
Wed 5/226:20 pmRST - EWR
1 stop4h 12mDelta
Deal found 2/19$333

New York to Rochester flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from New York to Rochester for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,394,020 searches. Data last updated February 20, 2024.
Users seeking a last-minute flight from New York to Rochester should consider booking one of these fares. Users should double check the flight they book to ensure it matches the day, time, and destination they're looking for.
Thu 2/2912:36 pmEWR - RST
1 stop5h 13mDelta
Mon 3/45:53 pmRST - EWR
1 stop5h 01mDelta
Deal found 2/18$339
Fri 3/15:00 amEWR - RST
2 stops7h 26mAmerican Airlines
Mon 3/412:06 pmRST - EWR
1 stop4h 12mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$342
Thu 2/299:50 amEWR - RST
2 stops7h 59mDelta
Mon 3/45:53 pmRST - EWR
1 stop5h 01mDelta
Deal found 2/19$344
Mon 2/266:50 amJFK - RST
1 stop6h 06mDelta
Tue 3/265:55 pmRST - JFK
1 stop4h 34mDelta
Deal found 2/19$522
Mon 2/266:00 amJFK - RST
2 stops12h 21mAmerican Airlines
Tue 3/267:30 amRST - JFK
1 stop6h 05mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$525
Mon 2/268:05 amJFK - RST
2 stops10h 16mAmerican Airlines
Tue 3/267:30 amRST - JFK
2 stops11h 30mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$529
Tue 2/2712:36 pmEWR - RST
1 stop5h 13mDelta
Fri 3/15:53 pmRST - EWR
1 stop5h 01mDelta
Deal found 2/20$542
Tue 2/279:50 amEWR - RST
2 stops7h 59mDelta
Fri 3/15:53 pmRST - EWR
1 stop5h 01mDelta
Deal found 2/20$547
Tue 2/279:50 amEWR - RST
2 stops7h 59mDelta
Fri 3/15:26 amRST - EWR
2 stops10h 03mDelta
Deal found 2/20$552

One-way flights to Rochester from New York

Search for one-way flight options from New York to Rochester. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,394,020 searches. Data last updated February 20, 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights we've detected from New York to Rochester. Users can also find round-trip New York to Rochester flights by using the search form above.
Mon 5/205:19 pmLGA - RST
1 stop5h 33mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$164
Thu 4/259:24 amEWR - RST
2 stops9h 13mDelta
Deal found 2/19$169
Mon 5/208:47 amJFK - RST
1 stop8h 22mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$188
Thu 4/2511:36 amEWR - RST
1 stop7h 01mDelta
Deal found 2/19$194
Sun 3/176:05 amEWR - RST
1 stop6h 43mDelta
Deal found 2/20$224
Fri 3/16:59 amEWR - RST
1 stop5h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$240
Fri 3/15:00 amEWR - RST
2 stops7h 26mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/19$244
Sun 3/176:00 amLGA - RST
1 stop6h 48mDelta
Deal found 2/20$284
Sun 3/175:00 amEWR - RST
2 stops7h 25mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 2/20$317

Find flights from New York to Rochester within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from New York to Rochester that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,394,020 searches. Data last updated February 20, 2024.

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$282 - $344

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Price

NewarkRochester

EWR - RST

EWRRST

Newark

Sat 5/18

1 stop4h 52m

Rochester

Sun 5/26

1 stop6h 32m

$282

NewarkRochester

EWR - RST

EWRRST

Newark

Sat 5/18

1 stop4h 52m

Rochester

Wed 5/22

1 stop4h 12m

$283

NewarkRochester

EWR - RST

EWRRST

Newark

Wed 3/6

1 stop4h 50m

Rochester

Thu 3/14

1 stop4h 30m

$313

NewarkRochester

EWR - RST

EWRRST

Newark

Wed 3/6

2 stops7h 11m

Rochester

Thu 3/14

1 stop4h 30m

$316

New York LaGuardiaRochester

LGA - RST

LGARST

New York LaGuardia

Sun 5/12

1 stop6h 45m

Rochester

Tue 5/14

1 stop7h 27m

$321

NewarkRochester

EWR - RST

EWRRST

Newark

Sun 5/12

1 stop7h 10m

Rochester

Tue 5/14

1 stop4h 48m

$328

New York LaGuardiaRochester

LGA - RST

LGARST

New York LaGuardia

Sun 5/12

1 stop6h 45m

Rochester

Tue 5/14

2 stops6h 34m

$331

NewarkRochester

EWR - RST

EWRRST

Newark

Thu 2/29

1 stop5h 13m

Rochester

Mon 3/4

1 stop5h 01m

$339

NewarkRochester

EWR - RST

EWRRST

Newark

Thu 2/29

2 stops7h 59m

Rochester

Mon 3/4

1 stop5h 01m

$344

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 2/19

When is the best time to book a flight from New York to Rochester?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from New York to Rochester. Price data was last updated on January 28, 2024.
Booking 57 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from New York to Rochester. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Rochester?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from New York to Rochester. Price data was last updated on February 11, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their New York to Rochester flight should consider departing on Saturday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Rochester by month

Plan your trip from New York to Rochester by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from New York to Rochester is currently $225 while a round-trip flight costs $317. Price data was last updated on February 18, 2024.

Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from New York to Rochester (average of $397). Flying from New York to Rochester in April is currently the most expensive (average of $502). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$408

February

$413

March

$470

April

$502

May

$454

June

$471

July

$449

August

$416

September

$457

October

$397

November

$437

December

$417

Reviews of airlines servicing Rochester

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Rochester. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Rochester. Reviews last updated February 20, 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with Delta and American Airlines from New York to Rochester to help guide your decision. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.9
Good
3,045 reviews

Crew

8.5

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

7.9
Good
3,045 reviews
7.9
Good
3,045 reviews

Crew

8.5

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

7.2
Good
2,657 reviews
7.9
Good
3,045 reviews

Crew

8.5

Food

7.2

Entertainment

7.8

Overall

7.9

Boarding

8.0

Comfort

7.9

Reviews

1 / 10

In the boarding area at La Guardia, there are charging stations for electronics but the electric outlets do not work on many of the stations.

Temperature and rainfall in Rochester by month

Plan your trip to Rochester by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

RST

Temperature

15.8 - 71.6 °F

Related info for your journey

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

For a flight from New York to Rochester, you will be flying into Rochester. Rochester (RST) is just 7.0 mi from the center of the city. Rochester is the only Rochester airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from New York per day. 2 airlines have flights to Rochester from New York on a regular basis.

Can I find flights from New York to Rochester for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Rochester for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $282, but on average you can expect to pay $337.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Rochester within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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

Currently priced at $282, Delta will fly you from New York to Rochester and back. In addition to Delta, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on American Airlines for as low as $313. These flights start at 33% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Rochester?

What does JFK to RST mean?

These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Rochester Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a JFK to RST flight. This flight route has multiple associated airports, so we think it might be helpful to learn the name and codes of them as well. They are Newark Airport (EWR), New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA), New Windsor Stewart Airport (SWF), New York Skyports SPB Airport (NYS).

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Top 2 airlines flying from New York to Rochester

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
DeltaCheapest$273Average$466FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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American AirlinesCheapest$276Average$475FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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