There are 5 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Allentown by train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train, bus via Newark Penn Station Amtrak  •  4 h 52 min

  1. VIA Rail
  2. 4693

$70 - $147

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Hudson
  2. 4693

$35 - $88

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. 708 / ...
  2. 4693

$37 - $81

Train, bus Trans-bridge Lines  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Empire Service / ...

$59 - $102

Drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. 149.1 miles

$14 - $22

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Allentown, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to Allentown via New York, Ny in around 6 h 2 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to New York
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
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$17 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $27
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Allentown, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from New York, Ny to Allentown, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from New York to Allentown, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Bus from New York to Bethlehem, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Poughkeepsie and Allentown is 179 km. The road distance is 239 km.

The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Allentown is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Allentown is to drive which takes 2 h 47 min and costs $14 - $22.

No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Allentown. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie and arriving at Allentown, Pa via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 2 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Allentown, including transfers.