There are 8 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Cornell University by bus, train, car, plane or taxi

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Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie, NY to Binghamton, NY 100/12/22/733*
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 300 / ...

$53 - $82

Cheapest option

Bus OurBus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie to New York, Ny 708 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY OurBus Intercity Prime

$38 - $66

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Syracuse VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland 4141 / ...

$171 - $301

Train, bus OurBus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York VIA Rail
  2. Take the bus from Union City, NJ to Ithaca, NY OurBus Intercity Prime

$43 - $110

Train, bus College Express  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central Hudson
  2. Take the bus from NYC 42nd St &3rd 3rd Ave between 41st & 42nd St to Cornell University West College Express

$58 - $76

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Cornell University 184.6 miles

$18 - $27

Train, fly to Ithaca  •  5 h 17 min

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

$263 - $951

Train, fly to Elmira/Corning, taxi  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) EWR - ELM
  3. Take a taxi from Elmira/Corning to Cornell University

$255 - $979

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Cornell University, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to Cornell University via Binghamton, NY, Binghamton, Ny, and Ithaca, Ny in around 6 h 40 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Elmira/Corning
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
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 - $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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 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
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Poughkeepsie, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Bus from Poughkeepsie to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
coachusa.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Union City, NJ to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
ourbus.com
College Express
Website
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from NYC 42nd St &3rd 3rd Ave between 41st & 42nd St to Cornell University West
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
collegeexpressbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Elmira/Corning to Cornell University
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Big Johns Taxi
Phone
+1 607-333-1363
Website
bigjohnstaxi.webs.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Poughkeepsie and Cornell University is 227 km. The road distance is 295 km.

The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Cornell University is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Cornell University is to drive which takes 3 h 58 min and costs $18 - $27.

No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Cornell University. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie and arriving at Ithaca, NY via New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Cornell University, including transfers.