We are five miles west of Geneseo, 35 miles south of Rochester, and 55 miles east of Buffalo.
FROM 390: Exit 390 at the Geneseo exit, proceeding west on 20A, through Geneseo to 63 North, to the River Road intersection in Piffard. Continue to 3258 River Rd. | Piffard, NY 14533
FROM NYS Thruway I-90: Exit I-90 at the Batavia exit, take 63 South to the River Road intersection in Piffard. Continue to 3258 River Rd. | Piffard, NY 14533
NOTE: Use Google Maps rather than Mapquest for driving directions. The former is correct while there are errors in the latter.
Trailways and Greyhound provide daily bus service to Geneseo, NY. The Rochester Genesee Regional Transportation Authority (RGRTA) provides daily service from various points in Rochester, NY to nearby Avon, NY. See their website site RGRTA for schedules. The abbey will provide a ride from Geneseo to the monastery and at no cost.
The closest airport is Monroe County Airport in Rochester, the nearest train station is Amtrak also in Rochester.
Should a ride to or from any of the Rochester terminals be required a $50 fee to the abbey will help cover the costs. All arrangements for special rides are to be made with the Guestmaster or with the Retreat House Manager when making reservations. Please call Bethlehem at 585-243-2220 or e-mail the Guestmaster.
Miles to Abbey from...
Albany, NY - 225
Buffalo, NY - 55
Cleveland, OH - 250
Erie, PA - 150
New York City, NY - 350
Rochester, NY - 35
Syracuse, NY - 90
Toronto, Canada - 170