There are 5 ways to get from Kingston to Manhattan by train, bus or car

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  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak to Croton-Harmon Amtrak Adirondack / ...
  2. Take the train from Croton-Harmon to Harlem-125th St. Hudson

$90 - $136

Cheapest option

Bus, train Metro-North Railroad (MNR)  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Kingston Hospital to Poughkeepsie Train Station Kpl
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Harlem-125th St. Hudson

$16 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Rosendale to New York, NY Phk 0711/Adt 0121 / ...

$21 - $30

Bus, train Amtrak  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Kingston Hospital to Poughkeepsie Train Station Kpl
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...

$30 - $53

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Kingston to Manhattan 98.8 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kingston to Manhattan is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kingston to Manhattan is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Kingston and Manhattan is 79 miles. The road distance is 98.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Kingston to Manhattan, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kingston to Manhattan. However, there are services departing from Rt 32 @ Golden Hill Dr. and arriving at New York, NY via Rosendale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Kingston to Manhattan.
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  • Distance: 79.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 14 min

What companies run services between Kingston, NY, USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Kingston to Manhattan via Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak, Croton-Harmon Amtrak, and Croton-Harmon in around 2 h 14 min. Alternatively, Trailways New York operates a bus from Kingston to Manhattan hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak to Croton-Harmon Amtrak
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $50
Business Seat
$65
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rhinecliff to Croton-Harmon
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$23 - $35
Economy
$29 - $40
Economy Plus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Business Plus/Sleeper
$75 - $110
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Croton-Harmon to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $17
Onboard
$14 - $20
At station
$10 - $15
Train from Poughkeepsie to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $18
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$24 - $35
At station
$23 - $26
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rosendale to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Ulster County Area Transit
Phone
1-888-827-8228
Email
ucat@co.ulster.ny.us
Website
ulstercountyny.gov
Bus from Kingston Hospital to Poughkeepsie Train Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
ulstercountyny.gov

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