There are 9 ways to get from Poughkeepsie to Washington by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$147 - $390

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie, NY to New York, Ny Marist College-Port Authority / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Washington, Dc 2909 / ...

$41 - $95

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Bus Washington Deluxe  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Rosendale to New York, NY Phk 0711/Adt 0121 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Dupont Cir, Washington DC

$44 - $53

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Poughkeepsie to Washington 303.2 miles

$29 - $45

Train to Newark, fly  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA

$136 - $555

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA

$94 - $496

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) JFK - DCA

$105 - $375

Train to Albany, fly  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
  2. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Reagan Washington (DCA) ALB - DCA

$130 - $320

Train to White Plains, fly  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Harlem-125th St.
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Reagan Washington (DCA) HPN - DCA

$183 - $647

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Washington is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Poughkeepsie to Washington is to train and fly which costs $90 - $500 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The distance between Poughkeepsie and Washington is 255 miles. The road distance is 303.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Poughkeepsie to Washington, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Poughkeepsie to Washington. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie, NY and arriving at Washington, Dc via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Poughkeepsie to Washington station. However, there are services departing from Poughkeepsie Amtrak and arriving at Washington Union Station Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Poughkeepsie, NY, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

You can take a train from Poughkeepsie to Washington via New York Penn Station in around 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Poughkeepsie to Washington via New York, Ny in around 7 h 8 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Albany to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Flights from Albany to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Flights from White Plains to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Albany to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Albany to Reagan Washington via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak
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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 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $50
Business Seat
$65
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to New York
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 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
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
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
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
Train from Poughkeepsie to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $18
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$24 - $35
At station
$23 - $26
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
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
$40 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from NY Port Authority Bus Terminal to Washington, DC - Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rosendale to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Washington Deluxe
Website
washny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Dupont Cir, Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
washny.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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