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There are 10 ways to get from Portland to Poughkeepsie by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

$177 - $433

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Bus via White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C  •  12 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to White Plains, Ny
  3. Take the bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C to Hudson Plaza Shopping Center

$58 - $115

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Amtrak Station to Boston North Station
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

$181 - $467

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from NEW YORK, NY (PABT) to Poughkeepsie

$61 - $112

Train  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Amtrak Station to Boston North Station
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

$101 - $227

Drive  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Poughkeepsie 303.5 miles

$29 - $45

Fly Portland to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to New York JFK (JFK) PWM - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

$132 - $469

Fly Portland to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PWM - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

$122 - $480

Fly Portland to Newark, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PWM) to Newark (EWR) PWM - EWR
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

$154 - $478

Bus to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Logan Airport
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station

$109 - $337

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Poughkeepsie. However, there are services departing from Portland, Me and arriving at Poughkeepsie via Boston, MA - South Station and NEW YORK, NY (PABT). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 46 min.

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The distance between Portland and Poughkeepsie is 232 miles. The road distance is 303.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Poughkeepsie without a car is to bus and train which takes 9 h 8 min and costs $170 - $440.

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It takes approximately 9 h 8 min to get from Portland to Poughkeepsie, including transfers.

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Portland to Poughkeepsie bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Portland, Me station.

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The best way to get from Portland to Poughkeepsie is to train which takes 9 h 30 min and costs $180 - $470. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $120 and takes 10 h 46 min.

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

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Portland to Poughkeepsie bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Poughkeepsie station.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Poughkeepsie.
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  • Distance: 231.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 8 min

What companies run services between Portland, ME, USA and Poughkeepsie, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Portland to Poughkeepsie via Boston North Station, North Station, Back Bay, Boston Back Bay Station, and New York Penn Station in around 9 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portland to Poughkeepsie via Boston, Ma, Boston, MA - South Station, New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, and NEW YORK, NY (PABT) in around 10 h 46 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Portland to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Portland to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Boston Back Bay Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
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
Train from Portland Amtrak Station to Boston North Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 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
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$55 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Train from Albany to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Boston, Ma to White Plains, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Leprechaun Lines
Phone
+1 845-565-7900
Email
info@leprechaunlines.com
Website
leprechaunlines.com
Bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C to Hudson Plaza Shopping Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
leprechaunlines.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Poughkeepsie is 303 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to drive from Portland to Poughkeepsie.

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

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There are 48+ hotels available in Poughkeepsie. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Portland to Portland Airport is to line 5 bus which takes 16 min and costs $1 - $3.

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