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There are 5 ways to get from Plattsburgh to Poughkeepsie by train, car, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Plattsburgh Amtrak Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station Adirondack

$45 - $120

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Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Plattsburgh to Poughkeepsie 241.5 miles

$23 - $35

Car ferry, fly to New York JFK, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Kent, NY to Burlington, VT
  2. Fly from Burlington (BTV) to New York JFK (JFK) BTV - JFK
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

$125 - $428

Car ferry, fly to Newark, train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Kent, NY to Burlington, VT
  2. Fly from Burlington (BTV) to Newark (EWR) BTV - EWR
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

$142 - $477

Car ferry, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Kent, NY to Burlington, VT
  2. Fly from Burlington (BTV) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BTV - LGA
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

$106 - $379

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The cheapest way to get from Plattsburgh to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plattsburgh to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Plattsburgh Amtrak Station station and arriving at Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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The distance between Plattsburgh and Poughkeepsie is 210 miles. The road distance is 241.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Plattsburgh to Poughkeepsie without a car is to train which takes 5 h 50 min and costs $45 - $120.

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The train from Plattsburgh Amtrak Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station takes 5 h 50 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Plattsburgh to Poughkeepsie train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Plattsburgh Amtrak Station.

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The quickest flight from Burlington Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 19 min.

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Plattsburgh to Poughkeepsie train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plattsburgh to Poughkeepsie is 242 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to drive from Plattsburgh to Poughkeepsie.

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  • Distance: 209.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from Plattsburgh to Poughkeepsie once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 5 h 50 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Burlington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Burlington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burlington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Burlington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Plattsburgh Amtrak Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
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
Ferry operators
Lake Champlain Ferries
Website
ferries.com
Car ferry from Port Kent, NY to Burlington, VT
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
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JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from Burlington Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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