There are 5 ways to get from Ottawa to Cooperstown by train, night bus, 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

Train, night bus, bus  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal
  2. Take the night bus from Montreal, Pq to Albany, Ny
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Utica, Ny 277
  4. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$88 - $211

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  17 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the train from Syracuse to Utica
  3. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$84 - $210

3 alternative options

Bus  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
  2. Take the bus from Montréal, QC to Albany, NY
  3. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Utica, NY
  4. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$88 - $177

Train, bus  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal
  2. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Schenectady Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Schenectady to Utica
  4. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$110 - $293

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Ottawa to Cooperstown 256.3 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Cooperstown, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Ottawa to Cooperstown via Montreal, PQ, Montréal, QC, Albany, NY, Utica, NY, and Utica in around 12 h 37 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Schenectady to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
Train from Syracuse to Utica
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$29 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Montreal Central Station to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from Schenectady Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Utica Boehlert Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
55 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
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Montreal, Pq to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
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
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 Montréal, QC to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Utica, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $60
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $24
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $45
Refundable
$30 - $50
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $65
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $110
Refundable
$85 - $120

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ottawa to Cooperstown?

The distance between Ottawa and Cooperstown is 308 km. The road distance is 410 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Cooperstown?

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Cooperstown is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 5 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Ottawa to Cooperstown?

The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Cooperstown is to drive which takes 5 h and costs $40 - $65.

Is there a direct bus between Ottawa and Cooperstown?

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Cooperstown. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Cooperstown via Montréal, QC, Albany, NY and Utica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 37 min.

How long does it take to get from Ottawa to Cooperstown?

It takes approximately 11 h 2 min to get from Ottawa to Cooperstown, including transfers.