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There are 3 ways to get from Buffalo to Cooperstown by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Amtrak Station to Utica Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Utica Amtrak Station to Cooperstown

$257 - $331

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Bus  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 207 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Oneonta, NY Binghamton

$116 - $166

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Drive  •  4h 16m

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Cooperstown 238.3 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Cooperstown is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Cooperstown is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4h 16m.

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The distance between Buffalo and Cooperstown is 202 miles. The road distance is 238.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Cooperstown without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4h 17m and costs $250 - $340.

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It takes approximately 4h 17m to get from Buffalo to Cooperstown, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Cooperstown is 238 miles. It takes approximately 4h 16m to drive from Buffalo to Cooperstown.

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  • Distance: 202 miles
  • Duration: 4h 17m

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Cooperstown, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Buffalo to Cooperstown via Binghamton, Ny, Binghamton, NY, and Oneonta, NY in around 8h 9m.

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 Buffalo Amtrak Station to Utica Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $90
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Utica
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$35 - $60
Economy
$55 - $85
EconomyPlus
$80 - $110
Business
$90 - $130
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $75
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Oneonta, NY
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Other operators
Taxi from Utica Amtrak Station to Cooperstown
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$220 - $280
CNY Cab and Car Service
Phone
+1-315-922-7330

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