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Duration 5h 42m
Distance 300 miles
Average price $183
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bethesda and Poughkeepsie takes 5h 42m and the fastest train takes 4h 41m. The train service runs several times per day from Bethesda to Poughkeepsie. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Washington Union Station
  2. New York Penn Station
  3. Poughkeepsie
5h 56m
$78 - $283

Bethesda to Poughkeepsie train times

Trains run every two hours between Bethesda and Poughkeepsie. The earliest departure is at 11:33 in the morning, and the last departure from Bethesda is at 18:39 which arrives into Poughkeepsie at 00:08. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Bethesda station to Poughkeepsie station. However, there are services departing from BETHESDA station and arriving at Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station via Washington Union Station and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 56m.

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The distance between Bethesda and Poughkeepsie is 253 miles. The road distance is 300 miles.

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Bethesda to Poughkeepsie train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Washington Union Station.

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Bethesda to Poughkeepsie train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station.

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There are 170+ hotels available in Poughkeepsie. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Bethesda and Poughkeepsie?

You can take a train from Bethesda to Poughkeepsie via UNION STATION station, Washington Union Station, and New York Penn Station in around 5h 56m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55

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 Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55

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