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There are 4 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Kingston by train, taxi, bus 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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Train, taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Rhinecliff Amtrak Station Adirondack / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Rhinecliff Amtrak Station to Kingston

$75 - $104

Cheapest option

Bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie Train Station to Kingston Hospital Kpl

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Poughkeepsie to Kingston 19.4 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Kingston 19.4 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Kingston is to bus which costs $1 - $2 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Kingston is to taxi which costs $90 - $110 and takes 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Poughkeepsie Train Station station and arriving at Kingston Hospital. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Kingston is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Kingston without a car is to train and taxi which takes 30 min and costs $75 - $110.

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It takes approximately 30 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Kingston, including transfers.

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Poughkeepsie to Kingston bus services, operated by Ulster County Area Transit, arrive at Poughkeepsie Train Station.

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Poughkeepsie to Kingston bus services, operated by Ulster County Area Transit, arrive at Kingston Hospital station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poughkeepsie to Kingston is 19 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Poughkeepsie to Kingston.

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There are 60+ hotels available in Kingston. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Poughkeepsie to Kingston.
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  • Distance: 16.2 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Kingston, NY, USA?

Ulster County Area Transit operates a bus from Poughkeepsie to Kingston 3 times a day. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 41 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Rhinecliff Amtrak Station
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
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 Hospital
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ulstercountyny.gov
Other operators
Taxi from Rhinecliff Amtrak Station to Kingston
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
B&B Taxi
Phone
+1 845-704-7000
Website
bbtaxicab.com
A-Team Taxi
Phone
+1 845-625-6382

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