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There are 6 ways to get from Boston to Cooperstown by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Utica, Ny 277 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$54 - $140

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Train, bus  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Utica Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$94 - $229

Bus via New York, Port Authority  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York, Port Authority to Cooperstown

$57 - $104

Drive  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Cooperstown 242.6 miles

$23 - $35

Fly to Albany, bus  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Albany (ALB) BOS - ALB
  2. Take the bus from SUNY Collins Circle to Oneonta, NY

$213 - $434

Fly to Syracuse, train, bus  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Syracuse (SYR) BOS - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$187 - $687

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Cooperstown is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Cooperstown is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Cooperstown. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Cooperstown via Utica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 3 min.

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The distance between Boston and Cooperstown is 199 miles. The road distance is 242.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Cooperstown without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 3 min and costs $50 - $140.

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It takes approximately 9 h 3 min to get from Boston to Cooperstown, including transfers.

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Boston to Cooperstown bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Boston, Ma station.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Boston to Cooperstown bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Cooperstown station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Cooperstown is 243 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to drive from Boston to Cooperstown.

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  • Distance: 199.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 3 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Cooperstown, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Boston to Cooperstown via Utica, Ny and Utica in around 9 h 3 min.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Utica Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$22 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
Business
$60 - $90
Train from Syracuse to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$17 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Utica, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Utica to Cooperstown
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $65
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trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, Port Authority to Cooperstown
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from SUNY Collins Circle to Oneonta, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Cape Air offers flights from Boston Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Cooperstown. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs $1 - $10.

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