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

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Train, bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Utica Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Utica to Cooperstown

$59 - $152

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from New Paltz to Cooperstown

$28 - $52

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Cooperstown 151.6 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Cooperstown is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Cooperstown is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Cooperstown. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie Main & Market and arriving at Cooperstown via New Paltz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 27 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Cooperstown is 87 miles. The road distance is 151.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Cooperstown without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 18 min and costs $55 - $160.

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Cooperstown, including transfers.

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Poughkeepsie to Cooperstown bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from New Paltz station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Poughkeepsie to Cooperstown is 152 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to drive from Poughkeepsie to Cooperstown.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Cooperstown. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Poughkeepsie to Cooperstown.
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  • Distance: 86.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Cooperstown, NY, USA?

Trailways New York operates a bus from Poughkeepsie to Cooperstown once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

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 Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Utica Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Utica to Cooperstown
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New Paltz to Cooperstown
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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