There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to High Falls by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  3h 8m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to High Falls

$124 - $163

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Train  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Poughkeepsie Hudson

$19 - $38

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Port Authority to New Paltz

$20 - $66

Drive  •  1h 46m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to High Falls 91.2 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to High Falls is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to High Falls is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to High Falls. However, there are services departing from New York, Port Authority and arriving at High Falls- 213 @ Mohonk via New Paltz Trailways. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h.

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The distance between Manhattan and High Falls is 73 miles. The road distance is 91.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to High Falls without a car is to train and taxi which takes 3h 8m and costs $120 - $170.

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It takes approximately 3h 8m to get from Manhattan to High Falls, including transfers.

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Manhattan to High Falls bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from New York, Port Authority station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to High Falls is to bus which takes 3h and costs $20 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $19 - $40 and takes 4h 32m.

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Manhattan to High Falls bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at New Paltz station.

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and High Falls, Ulster County, NY, USA?

Trailways New York operates a bus from New York, Port Authority to New Paltz every 2 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $65 and the journey takes 1h 35m. Alternatively, Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Harlem-125th St. to Poughkeepsie hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $35 and the journey takes 1h 46m.

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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$17 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$24
Rail Peak-At station
$23 - $25
Onboard-Peak
$25 - $35
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, Port Authority to New Paltz
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Other operators
Taxi from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to High Falls
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
B&B Taxi
Phone
+1 845-704-7000
Website
facebook.com
A-Team Taxi
Phone
+1 845-625-6382

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to High Falls is 91 miles. It takes approximately 1h 46m to drive from Manhattan to High Falls.

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There are 81+ hotels available in High Falls. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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