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

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Recommended option

Train VIA Rail  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York VIA Rail
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Middletown Nj North Jersey Coast Line

$34 - $86

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie to New York, Ny 708 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Middletown, NJ - New Monmouth Road

$38 - $49

Train Amtrak  •  4 h 24 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

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Middletown 115.8 miles

$11 - $17

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

You can take a train from Poughkeepsie to Middletown via New York and New York Penn Station in around 3 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to Middletown via New York, Ny and New York, NY - Port Authority in around 4 h 5 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
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
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
Bus operators
Academy Bus LLC
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Middletown, NJ - New Monmouth Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $18
Schedules at
academybus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Poughkeepsie to Middletown?

The distance between Poughkeepsie and Middletown is 146 km. The road distance is 185 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Middletown?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Middletown?

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

Is there a direct train between Poughkeepsie and Middletown?

No, there is no direct train from Poughkeepsie to Middletown. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie and arriving at Middletown Nj via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

Is there a direct bus between Poughkeepsie and Middletown?

No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Middletown. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie and arriving at Middletown, NJ - New Monmouth Road via New York, NY - Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Poughkeepsie to Middletown?

It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Middletown, including transfers.