There are 8 ways to get from Niagara Falls to Poughkeepsie by train, car, bus or plane

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Train  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls Station to Poughkeepsie VIA Rail / ...

$55 - $190

7 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Niagara Falls to Poughkeepsie 379.7 miles

$35 - $55

Line 40 bus to Buffalo, fly to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Main St & Walnut Ave to Ellicott St & MTC
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak

$108 - $443

Line 40 bus to Buffalo, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Main St & Walnut Ave to Ellicott St & MTC
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BUF - LGA
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak

$106 - $446

Line 40 bus to Buffalo, fly to Albany, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Main St & Walnut Ave to Ellicott St & MTC
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Albany (ALB) BUF - ALB
  3. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Poughkeepsie Amtrak

$81 - $393

Line 40 bus to Buffalo, fly to Newark, train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Main St & Walnut Ave to Ellicott St & MTC
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak

$130 - $545

Train to Toronto, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to New York La Guardia (LGA) YYZ - LGA
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak

$147 - $493

Train to Billy Bishop Toronto City, fly to Newark, train  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
  2. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Newark (EWR) YTZ - EWR
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak

$160 - $585

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Niagara Falls to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Niagara Falls to Poughkeepsie is to line 40 bus and fly and train which costs $100 - $450 and takes 6 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Niagara Falls Station station and arriving at Poughkeepsie. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 8 min.

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The distance between Niagara Falls and Poughkeepsie is 281 miles. The road distance is 379.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Niagara Falls to Poughkeepsie without a car is to train which takes 8 h 8 min and costs $55 - $190.

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The train from Niagara Falls Station to Poughkeepsie takes 8 h 8 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Niagara Falls to Poughkeepsie train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Niagara Falls Station.

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 16 min.

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Niagara Falls to Poughkeepsie train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Poughkeepsie station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Niagara Falls to Poughkeepsie is 380 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to drive from Niagara Falls to Poughkeepsie.

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Delta and JetBlue Airways offer flights from Buffalo Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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  • Distance: 280.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 8 min

What companies run services between Niagara Falls, NY, USA and Poughkeepsie, NY, USA?

VIA Rail operates a train from Niagara Falls to Poughkeepsie every 3 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $190 and the journey takes 8 h 8 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Newark via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Buffalo to Albany
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Niagara Falls Station to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $80
Economy
$95 - $130
Economy Plus
$130 - $190
Business
$140 - $200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$250 - $350
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
Train from Albany to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
viarail.ca
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Train from Niagara Falls to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
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 Niagara Falls Amtrak to Poughkeepsie Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Room
$280 - $390
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
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Poughkeepsie Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Business Seat
$40 - $65
Bus operators
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Main St & Walnut Ave to Ellicott St & MTC
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com

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