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There are 3 ways to get from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown by 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.

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Train, bus  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls Amtrak Station to Utica Amtrak Station Maple Leaf / ...
  2. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$68 - $174

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Utica, NY
  3. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$58 - $134

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4h 30m

  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 4h 30m.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown. However, there are services departing from Portage Rd & Cedar Ave and arriving at Cooperstown via Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street, Syracuse, NY and Utica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 2m.

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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 6h 25m and costs $65 - $180.

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It takes approximately 6h 25m to get from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown, including transfers.

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Niagara Falls to Cooperstown bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, depart from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street 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 4h 30m to drive from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Cooperstown. Prices start at $75 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: 6h 25m

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

You can take a bus from Niagara Falls to Cooperstown via Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street, Syracuse, NY, and Utica in around 9h 2m.

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 Niagara Falls Amtrak Station to Utica Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
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 - $300
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls Station to Utica
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $65
Economy
$60 - $90
EconomyPlus
$85 - $120
Business
$100 - $140
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Utica to Cooperstown
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $65
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trailwaysny.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Utica, NY
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$18 - $26
Online Fare
$21 - $40
Standard Fare
$30 - $45
Refundable
$35 - $50

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