There are 11 ways to get from Chicago to Cooperstown by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Syracuse, train, bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Syracuse (SYR) ORD - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$210 - $391

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  22 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto - Royal York Hotel
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Utica
  3. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$105 - $292

9 alternative options

Fly Chicago Midway to Albany, bus  •  8 h 59 min

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

$205 - $603

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, bus  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) ORD - AVP
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Oneonta, NY

$283 - $541

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Albany, bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Albany (ALB) ORD - ALB
  2. Take the bus from SUNY Collins Circle to Oneonta, NY

$195 - $414

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Rochester, train, bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Rochester (ROC) ORD - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester to Utica
  3. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$187 - $472

Fly Chicago Midway to Buffalo, bus, train  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Buffalo (BUF) MDW - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny
  3. Take the train from Rochester to Utica
  4. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$189 - $549

Fly Chicago Midway to Hartford, bus  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Hartford (BDL) MDW - BDL
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Albany, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny
  4. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$225 - $529

Train, bus  •  15 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$116 - $305

Bus  •  25 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Newark, Nj
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Binghamton, Ny 300
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Oneonta, NY

$130 - $292

Drive  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Cooperstown 767.8 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Cooperstown is to drive which costs $75 - $110 and takes 13 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Cooperstown is to fly and train and bus which takes 8 h 16 min and costs $210 - $400.

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The distance between Chicago and Cooperstown is 1048 km. The road distance is 1228 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 16 min to get from Chicago to Cooperstown, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Cooperstown. However, there are services departing from Chicago, Il and arriving at Cooperstown via Newark, Nj, Binghamton, NY and Oneonta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Cooperstown, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Chicago to Cooperstown via Newark, Nj, Binghamton, Ny, Binghamton, NY, Oneonta, NY, and Oneonta in around 25 h 10 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Albany via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hartford via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Syracuse via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Syracuse via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Syracuse via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Albany via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Hartford via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Syracuse via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $65
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$28 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $65
Business
$40 - $55
Business Plus/Sleeper
$70 - $110
Train from Rochester to Utica
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $95
Business
$60 - $90
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $160
Train from Toronto to Utica
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$75 - $110
Economy Plus
$110 - $160
Business
$110 - $160
Business Plus/Sleeper
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Utica to Cooperstown
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from SUNY Collins Circle to Oneonta, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Oneonta, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Bus from Buffalo Airport to Rochester, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Bus from Chicago, Il to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Newark, Nj to Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto - Royal York Hotel
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130

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