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Duration 3h 57m
Distance 187.3 miles
Average price $50
Frequency 18/day

Trip overview

The average train between New Jersey and Rhode Island takes 3h 57m and the fastest train takes 3h 19m. There is a train service every few hours from New Jersey to Rhode Island. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Newark Penn Station
  2. Providence
3h 39m
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$35 - $120

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station station and arriving at Providence Amtrak Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 39m.

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The distance between New Jersey and Rhode Island is 190 miles. The road distance is 187.3 miles.

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New Jersey to Rhode Island train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Newark Penn Station.

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New Jersey to Rhode Island train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Providence Amtrak Station.

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There are 181+ hotels available in Rhode Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between New Jersey and Rhode Island?

Amtrak operates a train from Newark Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 39m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 3 hours.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55

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 Newark Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $120
Business Class Seat
$90 - $170

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