There are 10 ways to get from Baltimore to Poughkeepsie by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$138 - $349

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore, MD - TA 5501 O'Donnell St. Cutoff to Midtown - 34 W 31st St
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Poughkeepsie Hudson

$41 - $71

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Bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to New York, Ny 2420 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Poughkeepsie 708 / ...

$47 - $91

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Poughkeepsie 262.1 miles

$25 - $40

Fly Baltimore to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to New York JFK (JFK) BWI - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak

$165 - $566

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak

$155 - $659

Fly Baltimore to Albany, line 214 bus, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Albany (ALB) BWI - ALB
  2. Take the line 214 bus from State St & Eagle St to East St & Herrick St
  3. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Poughkeepsie Amtrak

$142 - $391

Fly Baltimore to Newark, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Newark (EWR) BWI - EWR
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak

$152 - $558

Train to Philadelphia, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak

$237 - $731

Fly Baltimore to Islip, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Islip (ISP) BWI - ISP
  2. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak

$191 - $505

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The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Poughkeepsie is to train which costs $130 - $350 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Poughkeepsie. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at Poughkeepsie via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Baltimore station to Poughkeepsie. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Penn Station and arriving at Poughkeepsie Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and Poughkeepsie is 220 miles. The road distance is 262.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Poughkeepsie without a car is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs $130 - $350.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Baltimore to Poughkeepsie, including transfers.

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Baltimore to Poughkeepsie bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Baltimore Downtown, Md station.

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Baltimore to Poughkeepsie train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Baltimore Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Baltimore to Poughkeepsie is to train which takes 4 h 11 min and costs $130 - $350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $95 and takes 6 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 11 min.

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Baltimore to Poughkeepsie bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Poughkeepsie station.

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Map of how to get from Baltimore to Poughkeepsie.
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  • Distance: 219.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Poughkeepsie, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Baltimore to Poughkeepsie via New York Penn Station in around 4 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Baltimore to Poughkeepsie via New York, Ny in around 6 h 57 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Islip
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Baltimore to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$190 - $300
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Baltimore Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Poughkeepsie Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $40
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $120
Train from Albany to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$17 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $27
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Baltimore, MD - TA 5501 O'Donnell St. Cutoff to Midtown - 34 W 31st St
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
google.com.au
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from State St & Eagle St to East St & Herrick St
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org

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