There are 4 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Pittsfield 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.

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Train  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Pittsfield Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$50 - $103

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie Main & Market to Rosendale Park & Ride Upl
  2. Take the bus from Rosendale to Albany, NY
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma

$29 - $50

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Pittsfield, MA

$40 - $73

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Pittsfield 79.4 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Pittsfield is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Pittsfield is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Pittsfield is 63 miles. The road distance is 79.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Pittsfield, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Pittsfield. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie Main & Market and arriving at Pittsfield, Ma via Rosendale, Albany Bus Terminal and Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Poughkeepsie to Pittsfield. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie Amtrak and arriving at Pittsfield Amtrak via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

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Poughkeepsie to Pittsfield bus services, operated by Ulster County Area Transit, arrive at Rosendale station.

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Map of how to get from Poughkeepsie to Pittsfield.
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  • Distance: 62.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Pittsfield, MA, USA?

You can take a train from Poughkeepsie to Pittsfield via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak in around 3 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to Pittsfield via Rosendale Park & Ride, Rosendale, Albany, NY, Albany Bus Terminal, State St & Lodge St - S. Pearl Station, and Albany, Ny in around 5 h 14 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Pittsfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Pittsfield, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
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
Schedules at
ulstercountyny.gov
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rosendale to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23

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