There are 5 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Cornell University by bus, train, car, plane or taxi

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Bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie, NY to Binghamton Poughkeepsie-Binghampton
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 300 / ...

$53 - $81

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Train, bus  •  6 h 43 min

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

$171 - $297

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Cornell University 184.6 miles

$18 - $27

Train, fly to Ithaca  •  5 h

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

$267 - $938

Train, fly to Elmira/Corning, taxi  •  5 h 31 min

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

$259 - $966

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

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

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Cornell University is 142 miles. The road distance is 184.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Cornell University, including transfers.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Cornell University. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Poughkeepsie to Cornell University.
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  • Distance: 142 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 19 min

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, Binghamton, Ny, and Ithaca, Ny in around 6 h 19 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Ithaca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Elmira/Corning
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 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 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$85 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$150 - $220
Train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 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
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Contact Details
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
4 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
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to New York
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$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
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Poughkeepsie, NY to Binghamton
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
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
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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
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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