Cheap flights to Rochester

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17 Aug — 24 Aug1
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Flights to Rochester in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJanuaryHigh demand for flights, 14% potential price rise
Cheapest inNovemberBest time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop
Average price£1,197Average for return flights in August 2022
Return from£773From London to Rochester

Cheap flights to Rochester in August, September 2022

The best prices found for RST flights for August, September
24 Aug - 13 Sep
LHR

London Heathrow

RST

Rochester

1 stop

16h 40m
RST

Rochester

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

13h 04m
£922

British Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

28 Aug - 13 Sep
LHR

London Heathrow

RST

Rochester

1 stop

19h 45m
RST

Rochester

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

19h 47m
£933

Delta

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

27 Aug - 12 Sep
LHR

London Heathrow

RST

Rochester

1 stop

16h 04m
RST

Rochester

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

13h 49m
£935

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Rochester 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rochester found for this year
15 Nov - 24 Nov
LHR

London Heathrow

RST

Rochester

2 stops

29h 16m
RST

Rochester

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

18h 23m
£773

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

15 Nov - 24 Nov
LHR

London Heathrow

RST

Rochester

2 stops

29h 16m
RST

Rochester

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

17h 38m
£777

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

16 Nov - 24 Nov
LHR

London Heathrow

RST

Rochester

2 stops

23h 07m
RST

Rochester

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

11h 31m
£782

KLM

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Which day is cheapest to fly to Rochester?

The cheapest flights to Rochester are usually found when departing on a Monday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Thursday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Rochester?

Flights at midday are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Rochester. Flights in the afternoon are usually the most expensive.

Rochester overview

Located just south of Minneapolis near the Mississippi River, Rochester is a thriving city that has grown from a small stagecoach stop. Now, the third largest city in the US state of Minnesota, Rochester offers a fascinating array of historic, cultural and recreational points of interest. Many of the city’s historical buildings can be visited within the city centre area, such as the Chateau Theatre, a Vaudeville house that dates back to 1927, and Avalon Music, a former hotel that featured in the Civil Rights Movement. To learn more about Rochester’s history, you can spend time at the Heritage House Victorian Museum, a fascinating building located in Rochester’s Central Park, which gives an insight into family life of that era. Alternatively, visit the History Centre of Olmsted County, which displays traditional buildings and artefacts of early settlers. Rochester is also renowned for its performing arts, particularly the Rochester Symphony Orchestra & Chorale, a non-profit organisation that performs regularly throughout the year. Renowned for its quality of life, Rochester is a wonderful place to explore and discover live entertainment, particularly in the summer, when street artists and bands perform along the sidewalks or on stages around the city. There are also many large entertainment venues within the city, such as the Mayo Civic Centre, which offers sports events, music and theatre, and the Rochester Art Centre, which provides a wide variety of contemporary art exhibitions and programmes.

Getting around Rochester

There is an extensive network of buses that run throughout the city area, all of which go to the downtown area. If you want to travel from one area of the city to another, you will have to change buses in the centre. There are also several taxi companies that operate within the city and their fares are controlled by the City of Rochester. Many hotels also offer complimentary shuttle services to their guests. If you prefer to hire your own car, you will find several major car hire companies located in the downtown area near the Mayo Clinic. Rochester does not have a train service, so the nearest station is located in Winona, which is 50 minutes’ drive to the east.

Getting from the Airport to the City

Rochester International Airport (ROC) is situated 7 miles (11 km) south of Rochester just off Highway 63. Transfer to the city centre area of Rochester is easy by taking a taxi or shuttle bus from the airport. There are various local taxi companies that service the airport and also a shared ride service. There are also five major car rental companies that operate at the airport building.

Rochester airport overview

Located 11km (7 miles) southwest of central Rochester, Minnesota, Rochester International Airport is a tiny regional air field serving only two airlines. Processing fewer than 400,000 passengers each year, the airport’s main function is as a hub for AirMed, a medical airline.

Many passengers flying into Rochester do so to get to the renowned Mayo Clinic, a state-of-the-art non-profit medical practice and research facility. The airport was founded by the Mayo Foundation in 1928 as a way to transport patients from far-flung locations.

Flights to Rochester International Airport come in from only a few cities, with direct connections available from Chicago, Detroit, and Minneapolis. Many more able-bodied passengers choose to fly into Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport, which is only a 90-minute drive from Rochester and is connected by bus and train. Those who fly through Rochester International Airport however, get an immediate taste of Minnesotan hospitality from the friendly and welcoming staff members.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Rochester?

Booking a flight to Rochester (RST) is your only option if you intend on flying to Rochester. It is only a 7.0 mi journey from Rochester to Rochester’s city center.