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There are 4 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Middletown by train, bus or car

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Train Amtrak  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Middletown Nj North Jersey Coast Line

$35 - $63

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Train Metro-North Railroad (MNR)  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central Hudson
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Middletown Nj North Jersey Coast Line

$27 - $55

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Bus  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from New Paltz, NY to New York, NY Phk 0751/Gap 0291 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Port Monmouth, NJ Route 36-To Long Branch

$38 - $52

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Middletown 115.8 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Middletown is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Middletown is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Middletown. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie Main & Market and arriving at Port Monmouth, NJ via New Paltz, NY and New York, NY - Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Poughkeepsie to Middletown. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie Amtrak and arriving at Middletown Nj via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Middletown is 91 miles. The road distance is 115.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Middletown without a car is to train which takes 3 h 14 min and costs $35 - $65.

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Middletown, including transfers.

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Poughkeepsie to Middletown bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from New Paltz, NY station.

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

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Middletown is to train which takes 3 h 14 min and costs $35 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $55 and takes 4 h 16 min.

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Map of how to get from Poughkeepsie to Middletown.
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  • Distance: 91.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Middletown, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Poughkeepsie to Middletown via New York Penn Station in around 3 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to Middletown via New Paltz Trailways, New Paltz, NY, New York, NY, and New York, NY - Port Authority in around 4 h 16 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $50
Business Seat
$65
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Middletown Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 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
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New Paltz, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Port Monmouth, NJ
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
academybus.com

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Poughkeepsie to Middletown bus services, operated by Academy Bus, arrive at Port Monmouth, NJ station.

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Poughkeepsie to Middletown train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Middletown Nj station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poughkeepsie to Middletown is 116 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to drive from Poughkeepsie to Middletown.

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There are 63+ hotels available in Middletown. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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