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

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Poughkeepsie to Washington 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 Poughkeepsie to Washington was $131.37. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 20 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $24.00 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 Poughkeepsie to Washington? How far is Poughkeepsie to Washington?

The distance between Poughkeepsie and Washington is 253.49 miles or 407.84 km. A train trip from Poughkeepsie to Washington DC typically takes 7 hours, If you are looking to get to Washington faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 5 hours and 35 minutes to get from Poughkeepsie to Washington.

Going from Poughkeepsie to Washington 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 Saturday trains from Poughkeepsie to Washington 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Poughkeepsie to Washington DC

Typically there are 18 schedules to compare for your trip to Washington. One train carrier operates regular service on the Poughkeepsie to Washington route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Poughkeepsie to Washington, usually offering 18 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Poughkeepsie to Washington, 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 Poughkeepsie to Washington


Amtrak train tickets from Poughkeepsie to Washington DC start from $76.00, and on average cost $147.90. Daily there are 18 Amtrak schedules to Washington. Amtrak in Poughkeepsie leaves from 41 Main St, And in Washington trains arrive at Union Station,

From Poughkeepsie to Washington train travel on Amtrak takes 7 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to Washington faster, Amtrak offers more express-schedule options with a travel time of 6 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 17 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $132.51 for a one-way train ticket to Washington.

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