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Cheap train tickets from Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie?

Lowest Price$22.00
Fastest Train0h 55m
Trains Per Day11
Train Lines5
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Rensselaer 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 Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie was $28.37. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 25 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $1.12 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 Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie?

The distance between Rensselaer and Poughkeepsie is approximately 65.77 miles, or 105.82 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 1 hour and 1 minute, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 55 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 Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie?

On Monday trains from Rensselaer 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie?

Typically there are 11 schedules to compare for your trip to Poughkeepsie. On the route to Poughkeepsie 5 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Empire Service offers the most scheduled departures between Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie, usually offering 7.367 trips per day. 11 train trips per day are direct connections to Poughkeepsie, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Here are the 5 train lines that operate from Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie

Amtrak Adirondack

Amtrak Adirondack train tickets from Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie start from $28.00, and on average cost $29.64. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Adirondack schedules to Poughkeepsie. Amtrak Adirondack in Rensselaer leaves from Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St, And in Poughkeepsie trains arrive at 41 Main St,

From Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie train travel on Amtrak Adirondack takes 1 hours and 0 minutes. If you are looking to get to Poughkeepsie faster, Amtrak Adirondack offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 55 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Poughkeepsie on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Adirondack scheduled trip per day, which will cost $33.41 for a one-way weekend reservation from Rensselaer.

Avg. Time
1h 0m
Avg. Price
$29.64

Amtrak Ethan Allen Express

Amtrak Ethan Allen Express train tickets from Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie start from $28.00, and on average cost $28.73. Daily there are 1.277778 Amtrak Ethan Allen Express schedules to Poughkeepsie. Amtrak Ethan Allen Express in Rensselaer leaves from Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St, And in Poughkeepsie trains arrive at 41 Main St,

From Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie train travel on Amtrak Ethan Allen Express takes 1 hours and 0 minutes. If you are looking to get to Poughkeepsie faster, Amtrak Ethan Allen Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 55 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Ethan Allen Express offers 1.625 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $29.97 for a one-way train ticket to Poughkeepsie.

Avg. Time
1h 0m
Avg. Price
$28.73

Amtrak Empire Service

Amtrak Empire Service train tickets from Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie start from $28.00, and on average cost $29.66. Daily there are 7.366667 Amtrak Empire Service schedules to Poughkeepsie. Amtrak Empire Service in Rensselaer leaves from Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St, And in Poughkeepsie trains arrive at 41 Main St,

From Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie train travel on Amtrak Empire Service takes 1 hours and 1 minutes. If you are looking to get to Poughkeepsie faster, Amtrak Empire Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 55 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Empire Service offers 8.111111 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $29.37 for a one-way train ticket to Poughkeepsie.

Avg. Time
1h 1m
Avg. Price
$29.66

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited train tickets from Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie start from $22.00, and on average cost $25.73. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Lake Shore Limited schedules to Poughkeepsie. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited in Rensselaer leaves from Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St, And in Poughkeepsie trains arrive at 41 Main St,

From Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie train travel on Amtrak Lake Shore Limited takes 1 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to Poughkeepsie faster, Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 55 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Poughkeepsie on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Lake Shore Limited scheduled trip per day, which will cost $25.80 for a one-way weekend reservation from Rensselaer.

Avg. Time
1h 4m
Avg. Price
$25.73

Amtrak Maple Leaf

Amtrak Maple Leaf train tickets from Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie start from $28.00, and on average cost $29.23. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Maple Leaf schedules to Poughkeepsie. Amtrak Maple Leaf in Rensselaer leaves from Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St, And in Poughkeepsie trains arrive at 41 Main St,

From Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie train travel on Amtrak Maple Leaf takes 1 hours and 0 minutes. If you are looking to get to Poughkeepsie faster, Amtrak Maple Leaf offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 55 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Poughkeepsie on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Maple Leaf scheduled trip per day, which will cost $31.95 for a one-way weekend reservation from Rensselaer.

Avg. Time
1h 0m
Avg. Price
$29.23

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Rensselaer on their way to Poughkeepsie:
  • Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St
There is one train station where trains from Rensselaer arrive in Poughkeepsie:
  • 41 Main St

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