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

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Train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Huntington Port Jefferson

$39 - $72

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Bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie to White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C
  2. Take the bus from White Plains, NY to Islip, NY Binghamton-Patchogue / ...

$30 - $43

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Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Stony Brook 121.5 miles

$11 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Stony Brook is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Stony Brook is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Stony Brook. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie and arriving at Stony Brook LIRR via White Plains, NY, Long Island Motor Parkway and Central Islip LIRR. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Poughkeepsie to Stony Brook. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie Amtrak and arriving at Stony Brook via Penn Station and Huntington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Stony Brook is 68 miles. The road distance is 121.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Stony Brook without a car is to train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs $35 - $75.

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

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Poughkeepsie to Stony Brook bus services, operated by Leprechaun Lines, depart from Poughkeepsie station.

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Poughkeepsie to Stony Brook train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Poughkeepsie Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Stony Brook is to train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs $35 - $75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $45 and takes 6 h 59 min.

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Poughkeepsie to Stony Brook bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Islip, NY station.

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Poughkeepsie to Stony Brook train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Huntington station.

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Map of how to get from Poughkeepsie to Stony Brook.
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  • Distance: 67.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Stony Brook, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Poughkeepsie to Stony Brook via New York Penn Station, Penn Station, and Huntington in around 4 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to Stony Brook via White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C, White Plains, NY, Islip, NY, Long Island Motor Parkway, Suffolk Avenue, and Central Islip LIRR in around 6 h 59 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Leprechaun Lines
Phone
+1 845-565-7900
Email
info@leprechaunlines.com
Website
leprechaunlines.com
Bus from Poughkeepsie to White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
leprechaunlines.com

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