Cheap train tickets from Poughkeepsie to Boston

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How much are train tickets from Poughkeepsie to Boston?

Lowest Price$53.00
Fastest6h 25m
Daily Schedules12
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Poughkeepsie to Boston?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Poughkeepsie to Boston 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 Boston was $77.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 26 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $90.31 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 ride from Poughkeepsie to Boston?

The distance between Poughkeepsie and Boston is approximately 153.88 miles, or 247.58 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 8 hours and 2 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 25 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Poughkeepsie to Boston?

On Monday trains from Poughkeepsie to Boston 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Poughkeepsie to Boston

Typically there are 12 schedules to compare for your trip to Boston. One train carrier operates regular service on the Poughkeepsie to Boston route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Poughkeepsie to Boston, usually offering 12 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Poughkeepsie to Boston, 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 company connects Poughkeepsie to Boston

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Poughkeepsie to Boston start from $53.00, and on average cost $140.10. Daily there are 12 Amtrak schedules to Boston. Amtrak in Poughkeepsie leaves from 41 Main St, And in Boston trains arrive at Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other train station.

From Poughkeepsie to Boston train travel on Amtrak takes 8 hours and 3 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 6 hours and 25 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 13 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $150.68 for a one-way train ticket to Boston.

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Avg. Time
8h 3m
Avg. Price
$140.10

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Poughkeepsie on their way to Boston. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Poughkeepsie are:
  • 41 Main St
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Boston. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving stations in Boston:
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
  • South Station