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Greater Rochester International Airport

Frederick Douglass Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC)


The airport is situated five miles (8km) southwest of downtown Rochester.

Getting to the city

Rochester Transit Service buses service the airport every day of the week, with an adult bus fare of $1. A number of hotels in the area offer airport shuttles for their guests, while taxis and rental cars are also available.


GMT -5 (GMT -4 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Car rental

Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, National, and Alamo are all represented at the airport.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available at the airport, and a ride from the airport costs a minimum of $10, with $3 charged per mile and a $2.50 levy per additional passenger.


Facilities at the airport include ATMs, a food court, various shops, bars, a business centre, an information centre, an interfaith chapel, conference rooms, a lost and found, a pet-relief area, and shoeshine services.


A cell phone lot allows passenger pickups, free of charge. Parking in the short-term lot costs $2 for the first hour, up to a daily maximum of $24. Long-term parking costs $4 for the first two hours, and $2 per each additional hour. The daily maximum is $12. The economy parking lot is connected to the terminal by shuttles and costs only $1 per hour and has a daily maximum of $7.



Free WiFi is available throughout the terminal.

Greater Rochester International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.