There are 4 ways to get from Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsfield Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$51 - $86

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Pittsfield, MA to Albany, NY
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New Paltz, NY Albany

$32 - $46

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsfield, Ma to Albany, Ny 3737
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$40 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie 79.5 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie station. However, there are services departing from Pittsfield, MA and arriving at Poughkeepsie Train Station via Albany, NY and New Paltz Trailways. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie. However, there are services departing from Pittsfield Amtrak and arriving at Poughkeepsie Amtrak via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Pittsfield and Poughkeepsie is 63 miles. The road distance is 79.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie without a car is to train which takes 2 h 55 min and costs $50 - $90.

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie, including transfers.

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Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Pittsfield, MA station.

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Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Pittsfield Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie is to train which takes 2 h 55 min and costs $50 - $90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $50 and takes 4 h.

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  • Distance: 62.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

What companies run services between Pittsfield, MA, USA and Poughkeepsie, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak in around 2 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie via Albany, NY, New Paltz, NY, and New Paltz Trailways in around 4 h.

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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsfield Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pittsfield, Ma to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Pittsfield, MA to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New Paltz, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at New Paltz, NY station.

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Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Poughkeepsie Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie is 80 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to drive from Pittsfield to Poughkeepsie.

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