There are 5 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Hartford by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Harlem-125th St.
  2. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to New Haven
  3. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct

$43 - $92

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie, NY to New York, Ny Marist College-Port Authority / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Hartford, CT - Union Station

$38 - $57

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Train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
  3. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Hartford Amtrak

$119 - $289

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Rosendale to New York, NY Phk 0711/Adt 0121 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Hartford, Ct 2008 / ...

$40 - $72

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Hartford 99.6 miles

$9 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Hartford is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Hartford is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Hartford station. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie, NY and arriving at Hartford, CT - Union Station via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Poughkeepsie to Hartford. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie Amtrak and arriving at Hartford Amtrak via New York Penn Station and New Haven Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Hartford is 64 miles. The road distance is 99.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Hartford without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 12 min and costs $40 - $95.

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Hartford, including transfers.

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Poughkeepsie to Hartford bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Poughkeepsie, NY station.

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Poughkeepsie to Hartford train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Poughkeepsie Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Hartford is to train which takes 5 h 25 min and costs $110 - $290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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  • Distance: 64.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 12 min

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Hartford, CT, USA?

You can take a train from Poughkeepsie to Hartford via New York Penn Station and New Haven Union Station in around 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to Hartford via New York, Ny and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 6 h 5 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Poughkeepsie to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $18
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$24 - $35
At station
$23 - $26
Train from Harlem-125th St. to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $18
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$24 - $35
At station
$22 - $25
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 30 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
$140 - $210
Train from New Haven Union Station to Hartford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Bus from New York, Ny to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Hartford, CT - Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com
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Poughkeepsie to Hartford bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Hartford, CT - Union Station.

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Poughkeepsie to Hartford train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Hartford Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poughkeepsie to Hartford is 100 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to drive from Poughkeepsie to Hartford.

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