There are 4 ways to get from Staten Island to Poughkeepsie by bus, train or car

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Bus, train Amtrak  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Staten Island, NY - Woodrow @ Boyland to New York, NY - 34th St. & 8th Ave X23 To Manhattan
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$41 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus, train Metro-North Railroad (MNR)  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Hylan Bl/Great Kills Park to Madison Av/E 41 St Sim6
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Poughkeepsie Hudson

$20 - $42

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Eltingville/Transit Center to W 42 St/8 Av Sim8 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Poughkeepsie 708 / ...

$26 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Staten Island to Poughkeepsie 100.5 miles

$9 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Staten Island to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Staten Island to Poughkeepsie is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Staten Island to Poughkeepsie. However, there are services departing from Eltingville/Transit Center and arriving at Poughkeepsie via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between Staten Island and Poughkeepsie is 80 miles. The road distance is 100.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Staten Island to Poughkeepsie without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs $40 - $75.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Staten Island to Poughkeepsie, including transfers.

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Staten Island to Poughkeepsie bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Eltingville/Transit Center station.

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Staten Island to Poughkeepsie bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Poughkeepsie station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Staten Island to Poughkeepsie is 100 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to drive from Staten Island to Poughkeepsie.

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There are 48+ hotels available in Poughkeepsie. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Staten Island to Poughkeepsie.
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  • Distance: 79.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

What companies run services between Staten Island, NY, USA and Poughkeepsie, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Staten Island to Poughkeepsie via W 42 St/8 Av and New York, Ny in around 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
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 New York Penn Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 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
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 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
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from Staten Island, NY - Woodrow @ Boyland to New York, NY - 34th St. & 8th Ave
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Hylan Bl/Great Kills Park to Madison Av/E 41 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Eltingville/Transit Center to W 42 St/8 Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info

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