The distance between Poughkeepsie to Newark is 67.96 miles or 109.35 km. A train trip from Poughkeepsie to Newark typically takes 3 hours and 30 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 2 hours and 25 minutes to get from Poughkeepsie to Newark.
A train getaway to Newark clocks in at less than 4 hours, station to station. If you plan ahead and get an early start, a day trip could be possible depending on the schedules for that day, but you will be limited on the time you can spend in Newark before you have to hop on the train back to Poughkeepsie. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to Newark. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.
On Sunday trains from Poughkeepsie to Newark are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from Poughkeepsie to Newark start from $59.95, and on average cost $80.03. Daily there are 20 Amtrak schedules to Newark. Amtrak in Poughkeepsie leaves from 41 Main St, And in Newark trains arrive at Penn Station and one other train station.
From Poughkeepsie to Newark train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 30 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 25 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 21 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $76.51 for a one-way train ticket to Newark.