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Bard College Catalogue 2020-21
Map and Travel Directions
Bard College is in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, on the east bank of the Hudson River, about 90 miles north of New York City and 220 miles southwest of Boston.
Travel to Bard
By train: Amtrak provides service from Penn Station, New York City, and from Albany to Rhinecliff, about 9 miles south of Annandale. Taxi service is available at the Rhinecliff station.
By automobile: In New York State, take the Taconic State Parkway to the Red Hook/Route 199 exit, drive west on Route 199 through the village of Red Hook to Route 9G, turn right onto Route 9G, and drive north 1.6 miles. Or take the New York State Thruway (I-87) to Exit 19 (Kingston), take Route 209 (changes to Route 199 at the Hudson River) over the Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge to Route 9G; at the second light, turn left onto Route 9G and drive north 3.5 miles.
By air: Bard College is accessible from Kennedy and LaGuardia airports in New York City; and from the airports in Newark, New Jersey, and Albany and Newburgh, New York.
Maps and Tours
- Campus Tour: Download our campus tour app.
- Printable PDFs: Campus Map and Area Map
- Online Maps: Search for directions to Bard College in zip code 12504 or find us on GoogleMaps and MapQuest.
- GPS: To find directions using your GPS, enter the following address: 51 Ravine Rd., Red Hook, NY 12571.