There are 3 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Oneonta by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Schenectady VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the bus from Schenectady, NY to Oneonta, NY

$45 - $104

2 alternative options

Bus, 0313-0403  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie, NY to Newburgh, NY 708 / ...
  2. Take the 0313-0403 from Newburgh, NY to Kingston, NY
  3. Take the bus from Kingston, NY to Oneonta, NY

$47 - $89

Drive  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Oneonta 112.1 miles

$11 - $16

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Oneonta, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to Oneonta via Newburgh, NY and Kingston, NY in around 7 h 3 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Schenectady, NY to Oneonta, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Newburgh, NY to Kingston, NY
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Kingston, NY to Oneonta, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Poughkeepsie to Oneonta?

The distance between Poughkeepsie and Oneonta is 126 km. The road distance is 179 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Oneonta is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Oneonta is to drive which takes 2 h 42 min and costs $11 - $16.

Is there a direct bus between Poughkeepsie and Oneonta?

No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Oneonta. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie, NY and arriving at Oneonta, NY via Newburgh, NY and Kingston, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 3 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Oneonta, including transfers.