There are 3 ways to get from New Jersey to Cooperstown by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Port Authority to Cooperstown

$36 - $82

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from New York to Utica VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$84 - $200

Drive  •  4 h

  1. Drive from Newark to Cooperstown 219.2 miles

$21 - $35

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Cooperstown, NY, USA?

Trailways New York operates a bus from Newark to Cooperstown once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 5 h 42 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Utica
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$65 - $90
Economy Plus
$95 - $140
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, Port Authority to Cooperstown
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New Jersey and Cooperstown is 295 km. The road distance is 351 km.

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Cooperstown is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h.

The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Cooperstown is to drive which takes 4 h and costs $21 - $35.

No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Cooperstown. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at Cooperstown via New York, Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 12 min to get from New Jersey to Cooperstown, including transfers.