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There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Highland by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

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Bus

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

Train via Harlem-125th St.

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

Drive

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Highland

Manhattan to Highland by train and bus

The journey time between Manhattan and Highland is around 3h 10m and covers a distance of around 76 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 31m. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 52m. Operated by Amtrak and Ulster County Area Transit, the Manhattan to Highland service departs from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station and arrives in Rt 9W @ Haviland-Tillson Rd. Typically 55 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 39m
Layover time:
1h 31m
Total time:
3h 10m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 52m
Journey distance:
76 miles
Services per week:
55
Cheapest price:
$27
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:15
Last service departs at:
21:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Highland train and bus schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Highland is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Highland is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Highland is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Manhattan to Highland is to drive, which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Highland is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Highland. However, there are services departing from New York, Port Authority and arriving at Rt 9W @ Haviland-Tillson Rd via New Paltz Trailways. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 51m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Highland is 65 miles. The road distance is 78.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Highland without a car is to train which takes 2h 33m and costs $27 - $40.

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It takes approximately 2h 33m to get from Manhattan to Highland, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Highland 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 Highland is to train which takes 2h 33m and costs $27 - $40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $20 - $65 and takes 2h 51m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Highland is 78 miles. It takes approximately 1h 34m to drive from Manhattan to Highland.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Highland.
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  • Distance: 65.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 33m

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

Amtrak operates a train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1h 25m. Alternatively, Trailways New York operates a bus from New York, Port Authority to New Paltz 5 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $65 and the journey takes 1h 35m.

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 Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
mta.info
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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