There are 5 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York VIA Rail / ...

$30 - $82

Cheapest option

Towncar  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take a town car from Poughkeepsie to New York La Guardia Airport 79.4 miles

$16 - $180

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central Hudson
  2. Take the bus from Madison Av/E 42 St to Roosevelt Av/74 St Q32

$21 - $49

Bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie Main & Market to Rosendale Park & Ride Upl
  2. Take the bus from Rosendale to New York, NY Phk 0711/Adt 0121 / ...

$28 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 79.4 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The distance between Poughkeepsie and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 64 miles. The road distance is 79.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) without a car is to train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Poughkeepsie to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 52 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poughkeepsie to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 79 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to drive from Poughkeepsie to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA).

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Map of how to get from Poughkeepsie to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA).
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  • Distance: 64.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), USA?

VIA Rail operates a train from Poughkeepsie to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) every 3 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $75 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Amtrak also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) via Rosendale Park & Ride, Rosendale, New York, NY, 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av, and Roosevelt Av/74 St in around 3 h 52 min.

Train operators
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

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 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 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
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 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
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Madison Av/E 42 St to Roosevelt Av/74 St
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Ulster County Area Transit
Phone
1-888-827-8228
Email
ucat@co.ulster.ny.us
Website
ulstercountyny.gov
Bus from Poughkeepsie Main & Market to Rosendale Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ulstercountyny.gov
Trailways New York
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Poughkeepsie to New York La Guardia Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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