There are 6 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Vassar College by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$33 - $68

Cheapest option

Towncar  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take a town car from Newark Airport to Vassar College 87.2 miles

$16 - $180

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to 5th Avenue-Bryant Park, West 42nd Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America Newark Airport Express-From Newark
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Poughkeepsie Hudson

$32 - $54

Bus Trailways New York  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal, West 41st Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America Newark Airport Express-From Newark
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to New Paltz Phk 0707 / ...

$43 - $64

Bus  •  4 h 42 min

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

$37 - $54

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Vassar College 87.2 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Vassar College is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Vassar College is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Vassar College. However, there are services departing from Newark Airport - Terminal B and arriving at Poughkeepsie - Route 55 East & Burnett Boulevard via New York, NY, New Paltz, New Paltz Trailways and Poughkeepsie - Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Vassar College is 71 miles. The road distance is 87.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Vassar College without a car is to train which takes 3 h 12 min and costs $30 - $70.

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Vassar College, including transfers.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Vassar College bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Newark Airport - Terminal B station.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Vassar College is to train which takes 3 h 12 min and costs $30 - $70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4 h 38 min.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Vassar College bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at New Paltz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Airport (EWR) to Vassar College is 87 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Vassar College.

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  • Distance: 70.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and Vassar College, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Vassar College every 2 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. VIA Rail also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Vassar College via Port Authority Bus Terminal, West 41st Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America, New York, NY, New Paltz, New Paltz, NY, New Paltz Trailways, Poughkeepsie Train Station, Poughkeepsie - Train Station, and Poughkeepsie - Route 55 East & Burnett Boulevard in around 4 h 38 min.

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 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
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to 5th Avenue-Bryant Park, West 42nd Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal, West 41st Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
coachusa.com
Trailways New York
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Newark Airport to Vassar College
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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