There are 5 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport (ALB) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from AMTRAK Station Rensselaer to Albany International Airport Vermont Shires Connector

$28 - $56

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Towncar  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take a town car from Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport 89.5 miles

$16 - $180

3 alternative options

Train, line 114 bus, line 155 bus  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  2. Take the line 114 bus from East St & Herrick St to Crossgates Mid-Mall 114
  3. Take the line 155 bus from Crossgates Mid-Mall to Albany International Airport 155 / ...

$30 - $57

Bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from New Paltz, NY to SUNY Collins Circle Long Island

$22 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport (ALB) 89.5 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport (ALB) is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport (ALB) is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport (ALB). However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie Main & Market and arriving at Albany International Airport via New Paltz, NY and SUNY Collins Circle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 41 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Albany Airport (ALB) is 73 miles. The road distance is 89.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport (ALB) without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 45 min and costs $28 - $60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport (ALB), including transfers.

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Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport (ALB) bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from New Paltz, NY station.

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Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport (ALB) bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at SUNY Collins Circle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport (ALB) is 90 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport (ALB).

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Map of how to get from Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport (ALB).
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  • Distance: 72.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Albany Airport (ALB), USA?

Trailways New York operates a bus from Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport (ALB) 3 times a day. Tickets cost $18 - $27 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 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
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Vermont Translines
Phone
+1 844- 888-7267
Email
info@vttranslines.com
Website
vttranslines.com
Bus from AMTRAK Station Rensselaer to Albany International Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Book at
vttranslines.com
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from East St & Herrick St to Crossgates Mid-Mall
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Bus from Crossgates Mid-Mall to Albany International Airport
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New Paltz, NY to SUNY Collins Circle
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Poughkeepsie to Albany Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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