There are 5 ways to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Poughkeepsie by bus, subway, train, car or towncar

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Bus, line 7 subway, train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Ditmars Bl/102 St to Roosevelt Av/111 St Q48
  2. Take the line 7 subway from 111 St to Woodside - 61 St 7
  3. Take the train from Woodside to Penn Station
  4. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak

$35 - $70

Cheapest option

Towncar  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take a town car from New York La Guardia Airport to Poughkeepsie 79.5 miles

$16 - $180

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to 5 Av/W 44 St Q32
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Poughkeepsie Hudson

$22 - $48

Bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Poughkeepsie 708 / ...

$29 - $46

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Poughkeepsie 79.5 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) and Poughkeepsie is 64 miles. The road distance is 79.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Poughkeepsie without a car is to bus and line 7 subway and train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs $35 - $70.

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Poughkeepsie, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Poughkeepsie is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Poughkeepsie.

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There are 48+ hotels available in Poughkeepsie. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Poughkeepsie.
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  • Distance: 64.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), USA and Poughkeepsie, NY, USA?

Coach USA operates a bus from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Poughkeepsie twice daily. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
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 2 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 - $40
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 Grand Central to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$17 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $27
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Ditmars Bl/102 St to Roosevelt Av/111 St
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to 5 Av/W 44 St
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New York La Guardia Airport to Poughkeepsie
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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