The cheapest times to fly from PUJ to ROC are

  • April 23rd to May 13th
  • October 15th to December 9th
  • December 24th to April 8th (except the weeks of January 1st, February 5th, February 19th, March 12th, and March 26th)

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 PUJ to ROC is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2174 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $463 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Rochester

Flying from Punta Cana (PUJ) to Rochester, NY (ROC) will usually cost between $496 to $960 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $496. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2174. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1678 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $611 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PUJ to ROC flight.

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

PUJ to ROC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PUJ to ROC flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Punta Cana. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.21, which is below average.


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 $118 (17%) 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 $552. Return trip prices are from the ROC to PUJ 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 PUJ to ROC can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 11 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 PUJ to ROC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lester B. Pearson International Airport (YYZ) in Toronto

  • 106 miles (171 km) away from ROC
  • Usually 24.55% less expensive than ROC
  • Nonstop flights available

See PUJ to YYZ flights

Destination alternative #2: Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport (ITH) in Ithaca/Cortland, NY

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from ROC
  • Usually 10.31% less expensive than ROC
  • 1-layover flights available

See PUJ to ITH flights

Destination alternative #3: Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) in Buffalo, NY

  • 55 miles (89 km) away from ROC
  • Usually 6.46% less expensive than ROC
  • 1-layover flights available

See PUJ to BUF flights

Destination alternative #4: Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) in Syracuse, NY

  • 79 miles (127 km) away from ROC
  • Usually 4.26% less expensive than ROC
  • 1-layover flights available

See PUJ to SYR flights


Flight Hacking PUJ 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 PUJ to ROC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (PUJ > BOS > ROC)

  • Price for both tickets: $590
  • Average savings: $22 (3.52%)

See PUJ to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (PUJ > JFK > ROC)

  • Price for both tickets: $594
  • Average savings: $17 (2.78%)

See PUJ to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, Emirates, JetBlue, Southwest, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Greater Rochester International Airport to Punta Cana International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1781 miles or 2866 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PUJ to ROC flight is about 4 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Punta Cana and Rochester, NY?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from PUJ to ROC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PUJ
Origination airport name Punta Cana International Airport
City Punta Cana
Country Dominican Republic
Latitude 18.6
Longitude -68.4

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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