The cheapest times to fly from LBF to ROC are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 5th)
  • April 16th to May 6th
  • August 13th to November 18th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from LBF to ROC is early December. Prices can be as high as $1112 for Sunday flights during mid June, or as low as $343 for Tuesday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Rochester

Flying from North Platte, NE (LBF) to Rochester, NY (ROC) will usually cost between $366 to $916 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $439. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $878. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $439 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $613 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LBF to ROC flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the LBF to ROC route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

LBF to ROC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LBF to ROC flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from North Platte. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.32, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $252 (33%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $497. Return trip prices are from the ROC to LBF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from LBF to ROC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 3 hour 7 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from LBF to ROC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) in Buffalo, NY

  • 55 miles (89 km) away from ROC
  • Usually 3.10% less expensive than ROC
  • 2-layover flights available

See LBF to BUF flights


Flight Hacking LBF to ROC

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from LBF to ROC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Denver, CO (LBF > DEN > ROC)

  • Price for both tickets: $543
  • Average savings: $70 (11.42%)

See LBF to DEN flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from LBF to ROC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, SAS, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Greater Rochester International Airport to North Platte Regional Lee Bird Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1183 miles or 1904 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from LBF to ROC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LBF to ROC flight is about 3 hour 7 minutes.

How many flights go between North Platte, NE and Rochester, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from LBF to ROC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LBF
Origination airport name North Platte Regional Lee Bird Field Airport
City North Platte, NE
Country the United States
Latitude 41.1
Longitude -100.7

Return Airport

Destination code ROC
Destination airport name Greater Rochester International Airport
City Rochester, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.1
Longitude -77.7


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