There are 4 ways to get from Newburgh to Poughkeepsie by ferry, train, bus, taxi or car

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Ferry, train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the ferry from Newburgh to Beacon Beacon and Newburgh
  2. Take the train from Beacon to Poughkeepsie Hudson

$8 - $23

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Bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Water St @ Colden to Trailways New Paltz X
  2. Take the bus from New Paltz Trailways to Poughkeepsie Train Station Upl

$2 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newburgh to Poughkeepsie 19.5 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Newburgh to Poughkeepsie 19.5 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Newburgh to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newburgh to Poughkeepsie is to taxi which costs $90 - $110 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newburgh to Poughkeepsie station. However, there are services departing from Water St @ Colden and arriving at Poughkeepsie Train Station via New Paltz Trailways. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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The distance between Newburgh and Poughkeepsie is 14 miles. The road distance is 19.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Newburgh to Poughkeepsie without a car is to ferry and train which takes 1 h 11 min and costs $7 - $23.

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Newburgh to Poughkeepsie, including transfers.

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Newburgh to Poughkeepsie bus services, operated by Ulster County Area Transit, depart from Water St @ Colden station.

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Newburgh to Poughkeepsie bus services, operated by Ulster County Area Transit, arrive at Poughkeepsie Train Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newburgh to Poughkeepsie is 20 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Newburgh 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 Newburgh to Poughkeepsie.
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  • Distance: 14.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 11 min

What companies run services between Newburgh, NY, USA and Poughkeepsie, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Newburgh to Poughkeepsie via Trailways New Paltz and New Paltz Trailways in around 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Beacon to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$7 - $9
Off-peak onboard
$13 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$6 - $11
Bus operators
Ulster County Area Transit
Phone
1-888-827-8228
Email
ucat@co.ulster.ny.us
Website
ulstercountyny.gov
Bus from Water St @ Colden to Trailways New Paltz
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ulstercountyny.gov
Bus from New Paltz Trailways to Poughkeepsie Train Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ulstercountyny.gov
Ferry operators
NY Waterways
Website
nywaterway.com
Ferry from Newburgh to Beacon
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Schedules at
nywaterway.com
Other operators
Taxi from Newburgh to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
B&B Taxi
Phone
+1 845-704-7000
Website
bbtaxicab.com
A-Team Taxi
Phone
+1 845-625-6382

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