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Transportation to Cooperstown
|Airports Serving Central New York State|
|Albany County Airport
Serviced by twelve major airlines that offer direct flights to Newark, New York City, Boston, Baltimore, Washington D.C., Atlanta, Chicago, and many other metropolitan areas (518) 869-9611
Hancock International Airport (Syracuse)
Oneida County Airport (Utica) (315) 736-9404
US Air Express (Utica) (800) 428-4322
Binghamton Regional Airport (607) 763-4471
|Albany Amtrak (800) 872-7245
Albany/Rensselaer Station, East Street Schenectady Station, 332 Erie Boulevard Daily
service from New York City, Buffalo, Montreal and Boston
Utica Amtrak (315) 797-8962 321 Main Street Union Station
Syracuse (315) 463-1135 or (800) 872-7245 6627 Manlius Center Road, East Syracuse
|Adirondack Trailways/Pine Hill
Trailways (800) 858-8555
Service to Albany, New York City, White Plains, Long Island, Syracuse, Rochester and Buffalo.
Utica (315) 797-2550
Oneonta Public Transit (OPT) (607) 432-7100 Service between Oneonta and Cooperstown. Hourly stops along Route 28 and Route 7.
Otsego Express (Gus the Bus) (315) 822-6444 or (800) 388-9853 Service to Cooperstown, Oneonta, Worcester, Richfield Springs, Edmeston, Cherry Valley, Gilbertsville, Unadilla, and Sidney. OPT transfer fare 30¢ in Oneonta. Does not run on Saturdays, Sundays or evenings.
Transportation Within Cooperstown--
|Parking in Cooperstown is limited. A
trolley is available from free parking areas on Routes 28 and 80 just outside the town
limits (see Cooperstown area map for parking marked red, yellow, and blue). All day pass,
Adults: $2.00; Children 12 and Under: $1.00. Trolleys run in 20 minute intervals daily
from 8:30 am to 9 pm starting the last week in June to Labor Day.
Special Service to Glimmerglass Opera The Cooperstown Trolley now services The Alice Busch Opera Theater before and after all performances. Call (607) 547-2255 for information.
|Trolley Service to Glimmerglass Opera|
|Now you can take the Cooperstown Trolley
from the Otesaga Hotel to catch the performance at Glimmerglass!
Round-trip tickets are available at the Glimmerglass Ticket Office, at 18 Chestnut Street, and the Box Office, at the Alice Busch Opera Theater, for $4.
Free parking is available at the Otesaga for pick-up and arrival.
Please note: The Trolley will run for every performance EXCEPT those on July 24-27;
|We recommend that you arrange a taxi
service in advance. Please note that there is no continuous taxi service in Cooperstown.
Night service can be difficult.
American Limousine (607)
|Limousine/Chauffeured Car Services|
|Local transportation and services to and
from Albany, New York City, and other locations are available by advance reservations
through the following services.
American Limousine Oneonta
If you travel by car...--
|Car Rental Agencies Accessible to Cooperstown|
|Glimmerglass Opera performs at The Alice
Busch Opera Theater, located eight miles north of Cooperstown or two miles south of Route
20, Springfield Center, on Route 80.
From New York State Thruway 1-90:
Westbound: Exit 25A.1-88 west to Duanesburg exit - 5 miles, Route 20
west - 45 miles, Route 80 south to theater - 2 miles.
If you would like information regarding transportation either coming to Cooperstown or while you are here please call the Ticket Office (607) 547-2255.
Approximate Travel Times:
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