The cheapest times to fly from ROC to FRA are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • August 27th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 8th and October 15th)

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 ROC to FRA is early September. Prices can be as high as $1829 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $714 for Tuesday flights around early September.


When to Fly to Frankfurt

Flying from Rochester, NY (ROC) to Frankfurt (FRA) will usually cost between $867 to $1440 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early September with an average ticket price of $777. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $1490. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $713 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1021 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ROC to FRA flight.

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

ROC to FRA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ROC to FRA flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Rochester. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FRA, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into ROC. Saturdays 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 $146 (12%) 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 $995. Return trip prices are from the FRA to ROC 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 ROC to FRA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 7 hour 59 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 ROC to FRA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Stuttgart Airport (STR) in Stuttgart

  • 97 miles (156 km) away from FRA
  • Usually 15.73% less expensive than FRA
  • 1-layover flights available

See ROC to STR flights


Flight Hacking ROC to FRA

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 ROC to FRA — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $670
  • Average savings: $351 (34.35%)

See ROC to BOS flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $735
  • Average savings: $286 (28.03%)

See ROC to JFK flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (ROC > LGA > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $823
  • Average savings: $198 (19.35%)

See ROC to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Icelandair, JetBlue, KLM, LOT, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Frankfurt Main Airport to Greater Rochester International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3890 miles or 6260 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ROC to FRA flight is about 7 hour 59 minutes.

How many flights go between Rochester, NY and Frankfurt?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from ROC to FRA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code FRA
Destination airport name Frankfurt Main Airport
City Frankfurt
Country Germany
Latitude 50
Longitude 8.6


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