The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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4 h 50 m
5 h 48 m
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It's difficult to get from Washington, DC to Poughkeepsie without transferring at least once.
|Distance||253 miles (408 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 25 min|
|Average train ticket price||$62 (€55)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Train providers||Amtrak 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).
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 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:
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:
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