From Rhinecliff Amtrak Station to Penn Station NYC, the train ride is approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes with only four (4) stops depending on the train you take:
Rhinecliff Amtrak Trains and Times
Empire Service: 1 hour and 35 minutes
Ethan Allen Express: 1 hour and 52 minutes
Adirondack: 1 hour and 50 minutes
Maple Leaf: 1 hour and 56 minutes
Along the way, you will pass through the beautiful Hudson River towns of Poughkeepsie, Croton-Harmon and Yonkers. Read about these Amtrak stops and travel suggestions here. Be sure to sit on the right side of the train to see the scenic views of the Hudson!
Looking for things to do in New York City? From Penn Station in New York City, the 1, 2, 3, A, C and E Subway trains are available for easy uptown and downtown travel, with the D, F, M, N, Q, R and W trains a short walk away. Madison Square Garden, The High Line, Empire State Building and Times Square are all nearby the station and a great way to the spend the day in the Big Apple. Read through these other great recommendations from New York City concierges for their favorite attractions throughout NYC.