How long is the Amtrak train ride from Albany-Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie?

Amtrak Albany to NYC

From Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak station to Poughkeepsie Station, the train ride is approximately 1 hour and 5 minutes with only 3 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 Albany-Rensselaer 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, and 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 Albany-Rensselaer to Poughkeepsie

Empire Service

Lake Shore Limited

Ethan Allen Express

Lake Shore Limited

Adirondack

Maple Leaf

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