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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Poughkeepsie to Baltimore?

Lowest Price$51.00
Fastest Train4h 54m
Trains Per Day22
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Poughkeepsie to Baltimore right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

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

In the last month, $80.29 was the average price of a train ticket from Poughkeepsie, NY to Baltimore, MD. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 16 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $63.36 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Poughkeepsie to Baltimore?

The distance between Poughkeepsie and Baltimore is approximately 218 miles, or 352 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 6 hours and 27 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 54 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Poughkeepsie to Baltimore are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Sunday 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 Poughkeepsie at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. 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 Poughkeepsie to Baltimore?

There are 22 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

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

Which train should you take from Poughkeepsie to Baltimore?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Poughkeepsie, New York to Baltimore, Maryland. However, there are 22 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak226h 28m$94.80

Where is the train station in Poughkeepsie?

There is one train station in Poughkeepsie:

  • 41 Main St

Where is the train station in Baltimore?

Baltimore receives travelers from Poughkeepsie at its two active train stations:

  • Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St
  • Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)

Price trends for trains from Poughkeepsie to Baltimore

Average prices by travel date

$180$120$60NovDec

Monthly average prices

$175$140$105$70$35DJFMAMJJASON

Prices as travel date approaches

$150$120$90$60$303020100

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