Cheap Washington DC to Poughkeepsie  train tickets

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How to find cheap train tickets from Washington DC to Poughkeepsie ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Washington to Poughkeepsie is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Washington to Poughkeepsie was $133.89. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 21 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $26.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Washington DC to Poughkeepsie ? How far is Washington DC to Poughkeepsie ?

The distance between Washington DC to Poughkeepsie is 253.49 miles or 407.84 km. A train trip from Washington DC to Poughkeepsie typically takes 7 hours, If you are looking to get to Poughkeepsie faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 50 minutes to get from Washington to Poughkeepsie.

Going from Washington to Poughkeepsie by train takes over 7 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Tuesday trains from Washington to Poughkeepsie 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Washington DC to Poughkeepsie

Typically there are 18 schedules to compare for your trip to Poughkeepsie. One train carrier operates regular service on the Washington to Poughkeepsie route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Washington to Poughkeepsie, usually offering 18 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Washington to Poughkeepsie, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train carrier connects Washington to Poughkeepsie

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Washington DC to Poughkeepsie start from $76.00, and on average cost $160.60. Daily there are 18 Amtrak schedules to Poughkeepsie. Amtrak in Washington leaves from Union Station, And in Poughkeepsie trains arrive at 41 Main St,

From Washington DC to Poughkeepsie train travel on Amtrak takes 6 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to Poughkeepsie faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 11 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $149.60 for a one-way train ticket to Poughkeepsie.

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Avg. Time
6h 53m
Avg. Price
$160.60

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There is one train station from which trains depart Washington on their way to Poughkeepsie. The busiest departure station in Washington serving this route is Union Station.
  • Union Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Poughkeepsie from Washington., The busiest departure station in Washington serving this route is 41 Main St.
  • 41 Main St