There are 9 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Buffalo by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. VIA Rail / ...

$55 - $190

8 alternative options

Bus via Syracuse, Ny  •  9 h 37 min

  1. 206

$66 - $125

Bus Trailways New York  •  11 h 1 min

  1. 100/12/22/733*
  2. Westbound

$68 - $110

Drive  •  6 h 17 min

  1. 366 miles

$35 - $55

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  5 h 6 min

  1. JFK - BUF

$99 - $461

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  5 h 21 min

  1. LGA - BUF

$98 - $462

Train to Newark, fly  •  5 h 50 min

  1. EWR - BUF

$122 - $561

Train to Albany, fly  •  5 h 29 min

  1. ALB - BUF

$75 - $443

Train, train to Philadelphia, fly  •  6 h 53 min

  1. PHL - BUF

$261 - $1,008

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

VIA Rail operates a train from Poughkeepsie to Buffalo every 3 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $190 and the journey takes 6 h 46 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to Buffalo via Binghamton, NY, Binghamton, Ny, and Syracuse, Ny in around 9 h 37 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Albany to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $370
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $80
Economy
$90 - $130
Economy Plus
$130 - $190
Business
$130 - $190
Business Plus/Sleeper
$240 - $330
Train from Poughkeepsie to New York
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $120
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$270 - $370
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
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Syracuse, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Poughkeepsie and Buffalo is 428 km. The road distance is 586 km.

The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Buffalo is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Buffalo is to train and fly which takes 5 h 6 min and costs $95 - $470.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Poughkeepsie and arriving at Buffalo. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 46 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Buffalo. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie, NY and arriving at Buffalo, Ny via Binghamton, Ny and Syracuse, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 37 min.

The train from Poughkeepsie to Buffalo takes 6 h 46 min including transfers and departs hourly.