Public Transportation & Shuttle Service
The Metro-North Commuter Railroad and Amtrak both stop in Poughkeepsie, about 5 miles south of the park. Schedules are available online or call Amtrak 1-800-872-7245 or Metro-North at 800 638-7646 for information. Taxi service from other points in the local area is also available.
From May to October the National Park Service offers morning pick up service from the Poughkeepsie train station. Click here for FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE
Taxi's from Train Station
Some local taxi's that offer service from Poughkeepsie train station include:
Dandy the Lion- 845-629-3636
Roy's taxi- 845-453-4267
Valley Taxi- 845-454-1818
The Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site (Val-Kill) is on Route 9G in Hyde Park, NY about 90 miles north of New York City and 70 miles south of Albany. Please use the following address: 54 Valkill Park Road, Hyde Park, NY 12538.
The closest major airport is Stewart International Airport in Newburgh, New York (near junction of I-87 and I-84). Several major carriers have daily flights to Stewart. Car rentals are available at the airport.