From Schenectady Amtrak station to Poughkeepsie Station, the train ride is approximately 1 hour and 57 minutes with only 4 stops. Along the way, you will pass through the beautiful Hudson River-side communities of Hudson and Rhinecliff. Read about these Amtrak stops and travel suggestions here. While traveling on Amtrak from Schenectady to Poughkeepsie, be sure to sit on the right side of the train for a perfect view of the Hudson River.
Looking for things to do in Poughkeepsie? Poughkeepsie has many interesting local sites to see, including; The Hudson Valley Rail Trail, Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site, The Bardavon Theater, Walkway over the Hudson which are all near the station and a great way to spend the day in the “Queen City on the Hudson”.
Amtrak Trains from Schenectady to Poughkeepsie
Lake Shore Limited
Ethan Allen Express