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

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie, NY to New York, Ny Marist College-Port Authority / ...

$22 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Times Square 77.8 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Times Square is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Times Square is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 33 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 train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central takes 1 h 47 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Poughkeepsie, NY and arriving at New York, Ny. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 35 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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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 3 times a day. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
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
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 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
$80 - $120
Bus operators

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