There are 5 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Port Authority Bus Terminal by train, bus or car

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Train VIA Rail  •  1 h 46 min

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

$25 - $75

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Train Metro-North Railroad (MNR)  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central Hudson

$17 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus Coach USA  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie to New York, Ny 708 / ...

$22 - $35

Bus Trailways New York  •  3 h 18 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 / ...

$22 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Port Authority Bus Terminal 77.8 miles

$7 - $11

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Poughkeepsie and arriving at New York, Ny. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Poughkeepsie and arriving at New York. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Port Authority Bus Terminal is 66 miles. The road distance is 77.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Port Authority Bus Terminal without a car is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs .

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The train from Poughkeepsie to New York takes 1 h 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Poughkeepsie to Port Authority Bus Terminal bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Poughkeepsie station.

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Poughkeepsie to Port Authority Bus Terminal train services, operated by VIA Rail, depart from Poughkeepsie station.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Port Authority Bus Terminal is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 22 min.

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Poughkeepsie to Port Authority Bus Terminal bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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Poughkeepsie to Port Authority Bus Terminal train services, operated by VIA Rail, arrive at New York station.

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Map of how to get from Poughkeepsie to Port Authority Bus Terminal.
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  • Distance: 65.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Port Authority Bus Terminal, NY, USA?

VIA Rail operates a train from Poughkeepsie to Port Authority Bus Terminal every 3 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $75 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min. Amtrak also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, Coach USA operates a bus from Poughkeepsie to Port Authority Bus Terminal twice daily. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 22 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
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

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Yes, the driving distance between Poughkeepsie to Port Authority Bus Terminal is 78 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Poughkeepsie to Port Authority Bus Terminal.

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