Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie train

Cheap train tickets from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie

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Amtrak Acela
06:50AMWashington Union Station4h53 11:43AMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
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Amtrak Northeast Regional
07:05AMWashington Union Station5h40 12:45PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
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Amtrak Acela
09:50AMWashington Union Station4h55 02:45PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
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Amtrak Northeast Regional
10:10AMWashington Union Station5h35 03:45PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
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Amtrak Northeast Regional
12:05PMWashington Union Station5h02 05:07PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
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Train schedule from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, December 6
Amtrak Acela
06:50AMWashington Union Station4h53 11:43AMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
1 transfer
Amtrak Northeast Regional
07:05AMWashington Union Station5h40 12:45PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
1 transfer
Amtrak Acela
09:50AMWashington Union Station4h55 02:45PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
1 transfer
Amtrak Northeast Regional
10:10AMWashington Union Station5h35 03:45PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
1 transfer
Amtrak Northeast Regional
12:05PMWashington Union Station5h02 05:07PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
1 transfer
Amtrak Northeast Regional
01:55PMWashington Union Station5h27 07:22PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
1 transfer
Amtrak Acela
03:50PMWashington Union Station4h50 08:40PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
1 transfer
Amtrak
05:15PMWashington Union Station5h05 10:20PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
1 transfer
Amtrak Northeast Regional
10:00PMWashington Union Station10h45 08:45AMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie

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Fastest Journey

4 h 50 m

Average

5 h 48 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

409 km

It's difficult to get from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie without transferring at least once.

Amtrak Acela
03:50PMWashington Union Station4h50 08:40PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
1 transfer
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Amtrak Acela
06:50AMWashington Union Station4h53 11:43AMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
1 transfer
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Amtrak Acela
09:50AMWashington Union Station4h55 02:45PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
1 transfer
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Amtrak Northeast Regional
12:05PMWashington Union Station5h02 05:07PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
1 transfer
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Amtrak
05:15PMWashington Union Station5h05 10:20PMPoughkeepsie Amtrak Station
1 transfer
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Overview: Train from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie

distanceDistance253 miles (408 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price$62 (€55)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAmtrak or Amtrak Acela

Trains from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie cover the 253 miles (408 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 25 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $62 (€55), but the average price of train tickets is $62 (€55).

Train companies: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie trains

Find the best trains from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie with Omio's travel partners Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from $62 (€55). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Amtrak
Amtrak Acela

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey between Washington, DC and Poughkeepsie.

Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 9 min
  • Average Price: $62
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

Acela is Amtrak’s flagship high-speed train service operating services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting major cities like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston. Acela trains are the fastest in the United States and can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). When booking an Acela train from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie, you can choose between Business Class and First Class. Although each class offers different levels of services and accommodations, amenities in both classes include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables, large tray tables, and spacious and comfortable seats with extra legroom. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

Train information from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie with Amtrak Acela:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 52 min
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Poughkeepsie easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie trains for as little as $62 (€55)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie train to cost on average $62 (€55)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Washington, DC and Poughkeepsie by train to be approximately 253 miles (408 km).
The Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie train duration is on average 6 h 25 min, which is to be expected when traveling 253 miles (408 km) to Poughkeepsie from Washington, DC. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
For the trip from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie you can take a train with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Washington, DC for Poughkeepsie is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie at 6: 10 AM. The last train from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie that you can take departs at 10: 00 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you purchase the Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $62 (€55). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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