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

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Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Columbus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Columbus (CMH) LGA - CMH

$152 - $688

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Train, bus SkyHorse / Jaguar  •  12 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central Hudson
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Columbus, OH

$75 - $108

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Train to Newark, fly to Columbus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Columbus (CMH) EWR - CMH

$203 - $646

Train to New York JFK, fly to Columbus  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Columbus (CMH) JFK - CMH

$174 - $685

Fly Newburgh to Columbus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Newburgh (SWF) to Columbus (CMH) SWF - CMH

$169 - $874

Train, train to Philadelphia, fly to Columbus  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Columbus (CMH) PHL - CMH

$269 - $773

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Dayton, bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Dayton (DAY) LGA - DAY
  3. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh

$177 - $797

Train Amtrak, bus  •  13 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh 1537 / ...

$103 - $275

Bus  •  18 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Rosendale to New York, NY Phk 0711/Adt 0121 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Columbus, Oh 1683 / ...

$82 - $192

Drive  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Columbus 589.4 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Columbus. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie Main & Market and arriving at Columbus, Oh via Rosendale and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 36 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Columbus is 492 miles. The road distance is 589.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Columbus without a car is to train and bus which takes 12 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Columbus, including transfers.

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Poughkeepsie to Columbus bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Rosendale station.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Columbus is to fly which takes 7 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Columbus Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 49 min.

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Poughkeepsie to Columbus bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Columbus, Oh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poughkeepsie to Columbus is 589 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 52 min to drive from Poughkeepsie to Columbus.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Columbus Airport.

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Map of how to get from Poughkeepsie to Columbus.
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  • Distance: 492.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Columbus, OH, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Poughkeepsie to Columbus every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to Columbus via Rosendale Park & Ride, Rosendale, New York, NY, and New York, Ny in around 18 h 36 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newburgh to Columbus via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Newburgh to Columbus via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Newburgh to Columbus via Philadelphia, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Newburgh to Columbus via Philadelphia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dayton
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dayton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dayton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dayton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newburgh to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dayton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Columbus
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dayton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Dayton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Columbus via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to New York
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 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
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 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 Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $470
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
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

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $35
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from New York, Ny to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Trailways New York

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