Winter Intersession

Visit our Transportation Store to reserve your Holiday Airport and Train Shuttle seat 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  Reservations Required.

Online Fall Semester tickets are on sale now!

These special shuttles are to provide transportation to Rhinecliff and Poughkeepsie from campus for students leaving for Winter Intersession.

*Note: there are also buses providing Transportation to Area Airports for Winter Intersession (Reservations Required)*

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Friday December 16, 2022

Area Airports: JFK, LaGuardia, & Albany depart @ 11:00 AM ***Reservations Required

Amtrak (Rhinecliff to NYC) ***Reservations Required

Travel to Rhinecliff Station takes 20 to 25 minutes, depending on weather and traffic.  Plan your train times accordingly.

  • Bus Leaves Kline Stop: 12:00 PM  | 1:00 PM  | 3:00 PM  | 4:00 PM  | 5:00 PM
  • For Trains Departing:     12:54 PM  | 1:51 PM  | 3:53 PM  | 5:14 PM  | 6:15 PM 

Metro-North (Poughkeepsie to NYC)  ***Reservations Required

Travel to Poughkeepsie Station takes 45 to 50 minutes, depending on weather and traffic.  Plan your train times accordingly.

  • Bus Leaves Kline Stop:  1:45 PM | 3:45 PM | 5:45 PM
  • For Trains Departing:      2:49 PM | 4:51 PM | 6:55 PM

Saturday December 17, 2022

Area Airports: JFK, LaGuardia, & Albany depart @ 11:00 AM ***Reservations Required

Metro-North and Amtrak trains (Rhinecliff and Poughkeepsie to NYC)  Travel to Rhinecliff Station takes 20 to 25 minutes, and travel to Poughkeepsie Station takes 45 to 50 minutes, depending on weather and traffic.  Plan your train times accordingly.
  • Bus Leaves Kline Stop:  9:45 am
  • For Train Departing Rhinecliff: 10:51 am
  • For Train Departing at Poughkeepsie: 10:57 am

BARD-TIVOLI-RED HOOK SHUTTLE WINTER INTERCESSION 

SUN, DEC 18 – MON, JAN 09  7:50 AM – 4:00 PM

SAT, DEC 24 & SUN, DEC 25 -NO SERVICE

SAT, DEC 31 & SUN, JAN 1 -NO SERVICE

BARD-TIVOLI-RED HOOK SHUTTLE Service Resumes Tue, Jan 10

CAMPUS CONNECT  Last Day Fri, Dec 16, 2022, Resumes Mon, Jan 30, 2023

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Return From Winter Intersession

These shuttles are provided free of charge, offering returning students transportation from the train stations to Bard’s Annandale Campus.  Reservations are not required.

Tuesday January 10, 2023 (Citizen Science)

Metro-North and Amtrak trains (NYC to Poughkeepsie)  

Tonche Transit White School Bus or Bard Express Vans will depart Poughkeepsie Station taxi stand off the main lobby at the following times:  All passengers will be dropped at Kline Bus Stop.  

  • Train Arrives Poughkeepsie Station   8:38 AM | 12:38 PM | 2:39 PM | 4:39 PM | 6:37 PM
  • Bus Departs Poughkeepsie Station:  9:00 AM  |  1:00 PM | 3:00 PM | 5:00 PM | 7:00 PM

Amtrak trains (NYC to Rhinecliff)

Bard Turtletop Shuttle or Bard Express Vans will depart Rhinecliff Station parking lot off the main lobby at the following times: All passengers will be dropped at the Kline Bus Stop.

  • Train Arrives Rhinecliff  8:58 AM | 12:00 PM | 12:58 PM | 2:58 PM | 3:59 PM | 4:55 PM
  • Bus Leaves Rhinecliff    9:15 PM | 12:15 PM |   1:15 PM | 3:15 PM | 4:15 PM | 5:15 PM

During Citizen Science there will be no weekend shuttle service to Poughkeepsie Metro-North or Rhinecliff Amtrak Train Stations

ALL OTHER RETURNING STUDENTS

Check under Special Schedules on the Winter Intersession and Citizen Science pages for services and changes during the break, Fri, Dec 16 through Fri, Jan 27.

These shuttles are provided free of charge, offering returning students transportation from the train stations to Bard’s Annandale Campus.  Reservations are not required.

Metro-North trains (NYC to Poughkeepsie)

Bard Express Vans or TTI White School Bus will depart Poughkeepsie Station taxi stand off the main lobby at the following times:  All passengers will be dropped at Kline Bus Stop.

  • Friday, January 27, 2023:  3:00 PM | 5:00 PM | 7:00 PM
  • Saturday, January 28, 2023: 11:00 AM | 7:00 PM | 9:00 PM
  • Sunday, January 29, 2023: 6:00 PM | 8:00 PM | 10:00 PM

Amtrak trains (NYC to Rhinecliff)

Bard 14 passenger shuttle will depart Rhinecliff Station parking lot off the main lobby at the following times: All passengers will be dropped at the Kline Bus Stop.

  • Friday, January 27, 2023:  12:15 PM | 1:15 PM | 3:15 PM | 4:15 pm | 5:15 PM
  • Saturday, January 28, 2023: 12:15 PM | 1:15 PM | 3:15 PM | 4:15 pm | 5:15 PM
  • Sunday, January 29, 2023: 7:15 PM | 9:15 PM

Dutchess County Transit’s Route “C” Bus to and from Poughkeepsie Train Station for Metro-North and Amtrak trains is free with a current Bard Student ID ($1.75 without ID). The Route “C” Bus schedule runs Monday through Saturday.

Inclement Weather:  In the event of inclement weather (ice and snow), updates will be posted to our home page, and to Regroup.com, the Campus Emergency Notification System.

Contact Security at 845-758-7460 or the Transportation Office at 845-758-7625.