There are 2 ways to get from Manhattan to Poughkeepsie by train or car
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Manhattan to Poughkeepsie by train
The train journey time between Manhattan and Poughkeepsie is around 1h 39m and covers a distance of around 69 miles. Operated by MTA Bus Company and Amtrak, the Manhattan to Poughkeepsie train service departs from Harlem-125 St and arrives in Poughkeepsie. Typically 155 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 34m.
The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 34m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Harlem-125 St and arriving at Poughkeepsie. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 39m.
The distance between Manhattan and Poughkeepsie is 64 miles. The road distance is 74.9 miles.
The best way to get from Manhattan to Poughkeepsie without a car is to train which takes 1h 39m and costs $26 - $40.
The train from Harlem-125 St to Poughkeepsie takes 1h 39m including transfers and departs hourly.
Manhattan to Poughkeepsie train services, operated by MTA Bus Company, depart from Harlem-125 St station.
Manhattan to Poughkeepsie train services, operated by MTA Bus Company, arrive at Poughkeepsie station.
Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Poughkeepsie is 75 miles. It takes approximately 1h 34m to drive from Manhattan to Poughkeepsie.
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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Poughkeepsie, NY, USA?
MTA Bus Company operates a train from Harlem-125 St to Poughkeepsie hourly, and the journey takes 1h 39m. Amtrak also services this route every 2 hours.
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.
Train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 25m
- Every 2 hours
- Estimated price
- $26 - $40
- Coach Seat
- $26 - $40
- $180 - $260
- Flexi Coach Seat
- $35 - $60
- Business Seat
- $35 - $50
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