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Duration 1h 4m
Distance 75.2 miles
Average price $60
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Poughkeepsie and Albany takes 1h 4m and the fastest train takes 58 min. There is a train service every few hours from Poughkeepsie to Albany. 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. Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
  2. Albany
1h 5m
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$35 - $80

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station station and arriving at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 5m.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Albany is 67 miles. The road distance is 75.2 miles.

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Poughkeepsie to Albany train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station.

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Poughkeepsie to Albany train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station.

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What companies run services between Poughkeepsie and Albany?

Amtrak operates a train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station every 2 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1h 5m. VIA Rail also services this route once daily.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40

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 Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
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 - $50
VIA Rail
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$18 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $80
Business
$55 - $80

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