There are 9 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls Station VIA Rail / ...

$55 - $190

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Bus  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie, NY to Binghamton Poughkeepsie-Binghampton
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Niagara Falls, On 252 / ...

$63 - $119

Drive  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls 379.2 miles

$35 - $55

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Buffalo (BUF) JFK - BUF
  4. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$101 - $459

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Buffalo (BUF) LGA - BUF
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$99 - $462

Train, train to Newark, fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Buffalo (BUF) EWR - BUF
  4. Take the line 40 bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$135 - $570

Train to Newark, fly to Billy Bishop Toronto City, train  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) EWR - YTZ
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$155 - $609

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Toronto, train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Toronto (YYZ) LGA - YYZ
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$130 - $508

Train to Newark, fly to Toronto, train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to New York
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Toronto (YYZ) EWR - YYZ
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$156 - $616

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie, NY and arriving at Niagara Falls, On via Binghamton, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Poughkeepsie and arriving at Niagara Falls Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 6 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Niagara Falls is 281 miles. The road distance is 379.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls without a car is to train which takes 8 h 6 min and costs .

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The train from Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls Station takes 8 h 6 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Poughkeepsie, NY station.

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Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Poughkeepsie station.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls is to train which takes 8 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Buffalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 16 min.

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Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Niagara Falls, On station.

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Map of how to get from Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 280.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 6 min

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Niagara Falls, NY, USA?

VIA Rail operates a train from Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls every 3 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $190 and the journey takes 8 h 6 min. Amtrak also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls via Binghamton and Binghamton, Ny in around 12 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Newark to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Newark to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Newark to Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $80
Economy
$95 - $130
Economy Plus
$130 - $190
Business
$130 - $190
Business Plus/Sleeper
$240 - $340
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
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
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 Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Room
$280 - $390
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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Union Station to Niagara Falls GO
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
GO Transit
Bus operators
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 Binghamton, Ny to Niagara Falls, On
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com

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Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at Niagara Falls Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls is 379 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to drive from Poughkeepsie to Niagara Falls.

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Delta and JetBlue Airways offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Buffalo Airport.

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