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Trip Summary

There are 8 daily trains from Hudson to Poughkeepsie. Traveling by train from Hudson to Poughkeepsie usually takes around 38 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Empire Service train can make the trip in 33 minutes.

Distance39 mi (62 km)
Fastest train0h 33m
Lowest pricePLN 70.89
Trains per day8
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Empire Service
Train lines3

What is the price of a train ticket from Hudson to Poughkeepsie?

In the last month, PLN 70.89 was the average price of a train ticket from Hudson, NY to Poughkeepsie, NY. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 11 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around PLN 27.65 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

PLN 112PLN 75PLN 37JunJun

Over the next four weeks, the average daily price of train tickets to Poughkeepsie from Hudson is expected to remain pretty much the same. As a result, a one-way train trip will cost about PLN 71 regardless of the day you pick to travel.

Monthly average prices

Traveling from Hudson to Poughkeepsie by train will cost you about the same regardless of the time of year for which you plan your trip. In general, train ticket prices for that route don’t fluctuate much throughout the year, so expect to pay around PLN 75 whenever you decide to board the train to Poughkeepsie.

Prices as travel date approaches

PLN 187PLN 149PLN 112PLN 75PLN 373020100

Since the average price of train trips from Hudson to Poughkeepsie remains pretty consistent throughout the year, there’s no need to book your tickets too far in advance. However, we still recommend you purchase your train tickets at least 48 hours ahead of departure time to avoid surprise last-minute surges and the risk of the train selling out.

Which train should you take from Hudson to Poughkeepsie?

There are 3 train lines with service from Hudson, New York to Poughkeepsie, New York. Amtrak Empire Service is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 7 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Empire Service70h 39mPLN 73.54
Amtrak Ethan Allen Express10h 39mPLN 73.31
Amtrak Maple Leaf10h 38mPLN 74.51

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Hudson to Poughkeepsie during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Hudson to Poughkeepsie?

The distance between Hudson and Poughkeepsie is approximately 39 miles, or 62 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 38 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 33 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Poughkeepsie.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Hudson to Poughkeepsie are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Hudson at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Hudson to Poughkeepsie?

There are 8 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Hudson to Poughkeepsie.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Poughkeepsie to Hudson.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Hudson?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Hudson.

Where is the train station in Poughkeepsie?

Arrival stations

Poughkeepsie has one train station.

Need a return trip from Poughkeepsie to Hudson?

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