There are 5 ways to get from New Haven to Poughkeepsie by train, bus or car

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$98 - $244

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Bus  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to White Plains, Ny 3469 / ...
  2. Take the bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C to Poughkeepsie White Plains Commuter Service

$20 - $41

3 alternative options

Train Metro-North Railroad (MNR)  •  4 h 2 min

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

$32 - $68

Bus, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to White Plains, Ny 3469 / ...
  2. Take the train from Tarrytown to Poughkeepsie Hudson

$27 - $61

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from New Haven to Poughkeepsie 77 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New Haven to Poughkeepsie. However, there are services departing from New Haven, Ct and arriving at Poughkeepsie via White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New Haven station to Poughkeepsie. However, there are services departing from New Haven Union Station and arriving at Poughkeepsie Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between New Haven and Poughkeepsie is 58 miles. The road distance is 77 miles.

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The best way to get from New Haven to Poughkeepsie without a car is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from New Haven to Poughkeepsie, including transfers.

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New Haven to Poughkeepsie bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New Haven, Ct station.

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New Haven to Poughkeepsie train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New Haven Union Station.

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The best way to get from New Haven to Poughkeepsie is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 18 min.

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New Haven to Poughkeepsie bus services, operated by Leprechaun Lines, arrive at Poughkeepsie station.

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New Haven to Poughkeepsie train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Poughkeepsie Amtrak station.

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Map of how to get from New Haven to Poughkeepsie.
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  • Distance: 58.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

What companies run services between New Haven, CT, USA and Poughkeepsie, NY, USA?

You can take a train from New Haven to Poughkeepsie via New York Penn Station in around 3 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Haven to Poughkeepsie via White Plains, Ny and White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C in around 4 h 18 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $120
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from New Haven to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 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
$22 - $25
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 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
Train from Tarrytown to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$13 - $15
Off-peak onboard
$19 - $21
Onboard
$19 - $27
At station
$16 - $20
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Haven, Ct to White Plains, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Leprechaun Lines
Phone
+1 845-565-7900
Email
info@leprechaunlines.com
Website
leprechaunlines.com
Bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
leprechaunlines.com

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Yes, the driving distance between New Haven to Poughkeepsie is 77 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from New Haven to Poughkeepsie.

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