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There are 10 ways to get from Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia, train  •  6h 56m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ORD - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

$94 - $305

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Train  •  18h 19m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station Lake Shore Limited

$90 - $130

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Fly Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia, train  •  6h 46m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MDW - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

$164 - $805

Fly Chicago Midway to Albany, train  •  7h 3m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Albany (ALB) MDW - ALB
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

$232 - $438

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Albany, train  •  7h 21m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Albany (ALB) ORD - ALB
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

$162 - $328

Fly Chicago O'Hare to White Plains, train  •  8h 18m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to White Plains (HPN) ORD - HPN
  2. Take the train from Tarrytown to Poughkeepsie

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, bus, train  •  9h 21m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) ORD - AVP
  2. Take the bus from Scranton to New York City
  3. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

Bus, train  •  16h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to New York, NY - 3 Allen St Chicago
  2. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Poughkeepsie Hudson

Bus  •  17h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York
  2. Take the bus from Ridgewood, NJ -NB to New Paltz

$114 - $152

Drive  •  13h 30m

  1. Drive from Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station) 817.8 miles

$80 - $120

Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station) by bus, walk, subway and train

The journey time between Chicago and Poughkeepsie (Station) is around 15h 48m and covers a distance of around 868 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 15h 48m. Operated by Wanda Coach, MTA and MTA Bus Company, the Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station) service departs from Chicago and arrives in Poughkeepsie. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
15h 48m
Fastest journey time:
15h 48m
Services per week:
3
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
164 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
20:00
Last service departs at:
20:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station) bus, walk, subway and train schedules

Chicago → Poughkeepsie (Station)
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station) is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 13h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station) is to fly and train which costs $160 - $850 and takes 6h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chicago Union Station station and arriving at Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18h 19m.

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The distance between Chicago and Poughkeepsie (Station) is 709 miles. The road distance is 817.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station) without a car is to bus and train which takes 16h 2m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 56m to get from Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station), including transfers.

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Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station) train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Chicago Union Station.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station) is to bus which takes 17h 44m and costs $110 - $160. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $90 - $130 and takes 18h 19m.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 3m.

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Poughkeepsie (Station) is 1h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 4:24 AM in Chicago and 5:24 AM in Poughkeepsie (Station).

Map of how to get from Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station).
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  • Distance: 708.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 56m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Poughkeepsie (Station), NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station) via New York, Grand St, 34 St-Herald Sq, New York, NY, Ridgewood, NJ - Park and Ride, Ridgewood, NJ -NB, and New Paltz Trailways in around 17h 44m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $130 and the journey takes 18h 19m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Chicago Midway to Albany via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $480
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $490
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Chicago Midway to Albany via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Albany via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
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 New York Moynihan Train Hall 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
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Train from Chicago Union Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
18h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Premium
$310 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Seat
$190 - $280
VIA Rail
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Train from Tarrytown to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Scranton to New York City
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Chicago to New York, NY - 3 Allen St
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
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GoTo Bus
D&W Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Ridgewood, NJ -NB to New Paltz
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station) train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station) is 818 miles. It takes approximately 13h 30m to drive from Chicago to Poughkeepsie (Station).

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Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Poughkeepsie (Station). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs $2 - $5.

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