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Marist College is located in the middle of the beautiful and historic Hudson River Valley, just 75 miles from metropolitan New York City. More than three hundred years of New York history can be found in Dutchess and the surrounding counties, and it is all offered to area visitors, accompanied by breathtaking views.


Ride Share - Group Carpool

Group Carpool is a ride share app that we hope will streamline group transportation for our attendees. It allows our attendees to setup carpools from and to the various airports in the region. Drivers will establish their arrival/departure days and how many riders their vehicle can accommodate. Riders will then be able to join any driver that's currently available in the 2019 CCUMC - Marist College group carpool. 

Click here to join as a driver or a rider today.

By Train

The Poughkeepsie train station offers service for MetroNorth Hudson Line (originating for Grand Central Terminal, NYC - appx $22) and Amtrak (appx $31). The train station is approximately 4 miles from the hotels (cannot walk – Lyft/Uber/Taxi to hotels).  Travel time on a local train is approximately 1hr 55 minutes (Express 1hr 35min). 

By Air

New York Stewart International Airport - Newburgh, NY (28 miles)

Shuttle available to MetroNorth Beacon station. Uber/Lyft/Taxi or rental cars also available. 


Westchester County Airport - White Plains, NY (62 miles)

Rental cars.

Newark Liberty International Airport - Newark, NJ (89 miles)

Express Bus to Grand Central Terminal in NYC

It provides transportation every 15-30 minutes between Newark Liberty Airport and Manhattan -365 days a year. Buses run from 4:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m. The fare is $14.00 from Newark Liberty Airport to Grand Central Station. Note: When checking the website, Newark Liberty Airport is listed as being in New York State. Call them toll free at 1(877)8- NEWARK for additional information.

AirTrain to Penn Station (Amtrak, Subway)

John F. Kennedy International Airport - Queens, NY (90 miles) 

Rental cars.


Albany International Airport - Albany, NY (94 miles)

Rental cars.