There are 4 ways to get from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls Station to Utica VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$55 - $149

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Syracuse, Ny 317 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Utica, Ny 220 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$48 - $99

2 alternative options

Thru-Bus, train, bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the Thru-Bus from Niagara Falls, ON to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the train from Syracuse to Utica
  3. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$57 - $139

Drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown 250.9 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown. However, there are services departing from Main St & Walnut Ave and arriving at Cooperstown via Buffalo, Ny, Syracuse, Ny and Utica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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The distance between Niagara Falls and Cooperstown is 212 miles. The road distance is 250.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 4 min and costs $55 - $150.

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It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown, including transfers.

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Niagara Falls to Cooperstown bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Buffalo, Ny station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Niagara Falls to Cooperstown is 251 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to drive from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Cooperstown. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown.
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  • Distance: 212.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 4 min

What companies run services between Niagara Falls, NY, USA and Cooperstown, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown via Ellicott St & MTC, Buffalo, Ny, Syracuse, Ny, Utica, Ny, and Utica in around 7 h 10 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls Station to Utica
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $90
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
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 Niagara Falls Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
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
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 Buffalo, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Utica, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Niagara Falls, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$19 - $28
Online Fare
$23 - $40
Standard Fare
$30 - $50
Refundable
$35 - $55

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