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Duration 52 min
Distance 44.2 miles
Average price $32
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

Train

  1. Boston South Station
  2. Providence
1h 10m
$10 - $73

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No, there is no direct train from JFK/UMass to Providence station. However, there are services departing from JFK/UMass and arriving at Providence Amtrak Station via Boston South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 10m.

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The distance between JFK/UMass and Providence is 39 miles. The road distance is 44.2 miles.

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JFK/UMass to Providence train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Boston South Station.

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JFK/UMass to Providence train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Providence Amtrak Station.

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There are 195+ hotels available in Providence. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between JFK/UMass and Providence?

Amtrak operates a train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 36 min. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
MBTA
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA

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