There are 4 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Cooperstown by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  7 h 25 min

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

$42 - $74

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h

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

$61 - $170

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Cooperstown 235.9 miles

$23 - $35

Fly, train, bus  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Syracuse (SYR) JFK - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse to Utica
  3. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$117 - $392

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Cooperstown is 155 miles. The road distance is 235.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Cooperstown without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Cooperstown, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Syracuse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Cooperstown is 236 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Cooperstown.

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JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Syracuse Airport.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Cooperstown. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Cooperstown.
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  • Distance: 154.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 25 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Cooperstown, NY, USA?

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

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Utica
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 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
Train from Syracuse to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$29 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
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
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, Port Authority to Cooperstown
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Utica to Cooperstown
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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