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There are 3 ways to get from New Paltz to Bard College by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2h 17m

  1. Take the bus from New Paltz Trailways to Poughkeepsie Train Station Upl-Eb
  2. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie - Train Station to Red Hook - Bard College C

$2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  36m

  1. Take a taxi from New Paltz to Bard College 29.7 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  36m

  1. Drive from New Paltz to Bard College 29.7 miles

$2 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from New Paltz to Bard College is to bus which costs $2 and takes 2h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from New Paltz to Bard College is to taxi which costs $130 - $170 and takes 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Paltz to Bard College. However, there are services departing from New Paltz Trailways and arriving at Red Hook - Bard College via Poughkeepsie - Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 17m.

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The distance between New Paltz and Bard College is 21 miles. The road distance is 29.7 miles.

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The best way to get from New Paltz to Bard College without a car is to bus which takes 2h 17m and costs $2.

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It takes approximately 2h 17m to get from New Paltz to Bard College, including transfers.

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New Paltz to Bard College bus services, operated by Ulster County Area Transit, depart from New Paltz Trailways station.

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New Paltz to Bard College bus services, operated by Dutchess County Goverment, NY, arrive at Red Hook - Bard College station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Paltz to Bard College is 30 miles. It takes approximately 36m to drive from New Paltz to Bard College.

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There are 57+ hotels available in Bard College. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 21.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 17m

What companies run services between New Paltz, NY, USA and Bard College, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from New Paltz to Bard College via Poughkeepsie - Train Station and Red Hook - Bard College in around 2h 17m.

Bus operators
Ulster County Area Transit
Website
ulstercountyny.gov
Bus from New Paltz Trailways to Poughkeepsie Train Station
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
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Dutchess County Goverment, NY
Phone
(845) 473-8424
Website
co.dutchess.ny.us
Bus from Poughkeepsie - Train Station to Red Hook - Bard College
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
dutchessny.gov
Other operators
Taxi from New Paltz to Bard College
Ave. Duration
36m
Estimated price
$130 - $170
B&B Taxi
Phone
+1 845-704-7000
Website
bbtaxicab.com
A-Team Taxi
Phone
+1 845-625-6382

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