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

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Train  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New London Union Station Northeast Regional / ...

$57 - $145

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Bus  •  5h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie to White Plains Bus Terminal To White Plains
  2. Take the bus from White Plains, Ny to New London, Ct 3434 / ...

$18 - $34

2 alternative options

Train via New Haven  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Harlem-125th St.
  2. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to New Haven
  3. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New London Union Station

$40 - $139

Drive  •  2h 29m

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to New London 124.4 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to New London is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to New London is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to New London. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie and arriving at New London, Ct via White Plains, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 46m.

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No, there is no direct train from Poughkeepsie station to New London station. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station and arriving at New London Union Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 27m.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and New London is 98 miles. The road distance is 124.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to New London without a car is to train which takes 5h 27m and costs $55 - $150.

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It takes approximately 5h 27m to get from Poughkeepsie to New London, including transfers.

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Poughkeepsie to New London bus services, operated by Leprechaun Lines, depart from Poughkeepsie station.

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Poughkeepsie to New London train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to New London is to train which takes 5h 27m and costs $55 - $150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $18 - $35 and takes 5h 46m.

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Map of how to get from Poughkeepsie to New London.
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  • Distance: 97.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 27m

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

You can take a train from Poughkeepsie to New London via New York Penn Station in around 5h 27m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to New London via White Plains Bus Terminal and White Plains, Ny in around 5h 46m.

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 Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $50
Business Seat
$65
Train from New York Penn Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from New Haven Union Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $95
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
Train from New Haven Union Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$60 - $110
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Poughkeepsie to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$17 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$24
Rail Peak-At station
$23 - $25
Onboard-Peak
$25 - $35
Train from Harlem-125th St. to New Haven
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$24
Rail Peak-At station
$23 - $25
Onboard-Peak
$25 - $35
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to New London
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
Bus operators
Leprechaun Lines
Phone
+1 845-565-7900
Email
info@leprechaunlines.com
Website
leprechaunlines.com
Bus from Poughkeepsie to White Plains Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $9
Schedules at
leprechaunlines.com
Book at
leprechaunlines.com
Newburgh - Beacon Shuttle
$1
Newburgh Local
$2
White Plains Commuter
$7 - $9
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from White Plains, Ny to New London, Ct
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55

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Poughkeepsie to New London bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New London, Ct station.

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Poughkeepsie to New London train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at New London Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poughkeepsie to New London is 124 miles. It takes approximately 2h 29m to drive from Poughkeepsie to New London.

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