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

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Train  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central Hudson / ...

$17 - $55

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Bus  •  2 h 22 min

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

$22 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Times Square 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 Grand Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Times Square is 66 miles. The road distance is 77.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Times Square without a car is to train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs .

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The train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central takes 1 h 47 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Poughkeepsie to Times Square bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Poughkeepsie station.

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Poughkeepsie to Times Square train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Poughkeepsie station.

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The best way to get from Poughkeepsie to Times Square is to train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 22 min.

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Poughkeepsie to Times Square bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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Poughkeepsie to Times Square train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Grand Central station.

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Map of how to get from Poughkeepsie to Times Square.
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  • Distance: 65.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 47 min

What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Times Square, NY, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Poughkeepsie to Times Square hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 47 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Coach USA operates a bus from Poughkeepsie to Times Square twice daily. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
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
VIA Rail
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
$150 - $210
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Yes, the driving distance between Poughkeepsie to Times Square is 78 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Poughkeepsie to Times Square.

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