There are 4 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Catskill Mountains by bus, train, taxi 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.

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Bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie Train Station to Kingston Plaza Kpl
  2. Take the bus from Kingston, NY to Hunter, NY Adt 0107

$36 - $65

3 alternative options

Bus via New Paltz Trailways  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from New Paltz to Kingston Newburgh / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kingston, NY to Hensonville, NY Adt 0107

$46 - $65

Train, taxi  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak Empire Service / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak to Catskill Mountains

$200 - $254

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Catskill Mountains 60.4 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Catskill Mountains is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Catskill Mountains is to train and taxi which costs $200 - $260 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Catskill Mountains is 42 miles. The road distance is 60.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Catskill Mountains without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 27 min and costs $35 - $65.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Catskill Mountains, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poughkeepsie to Catskill Mountains is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from Poughkeepsie to Catskill Mountains.

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There are 57+ hotels available in Catskill Mountains. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Poughkeepsie to Catskill Mountains.
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  • Distance: 41.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Catskill Mountains, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to Catskill Mountains via Kingston Plaza, Kingston, NY, and Hunter, NY in around 3 h 27 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 Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to Rhinecliff
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $28
Economy
$21 - $30
Economy Plus
$35 - $55
Business
$30 - $45
Business Plus/Sleeper
$55 - $80
Bus operators
Ulster County Area Transit
Phone
1-888-827-8228
Email
ucat@co.ulster.ny.us
Website
ulstercountyny.gov
Bus from Poughkeepsie Train Station to Kingston Plaza
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ulstercountyny.gov
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Kingston, NY to Hunter, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New Paltz to Kingston
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Kingston, NY to Hensonville, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Other operators
Taxi from Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak to Catskill Mountains
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
B&B Taxi
Phone
+1 845-704-7000
Website
bbtaxicab.com
A-Team Taxi
Phone
+1 845-625-6382

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