Duration 2 days 23h
Distance 3004.2 miles
Average price $389
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Providence and California takes 2 days 23h. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Providence to California. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Providence
  2. Boston Back Bay Station
  3. Chicago Union Station
  4. Los Angeles
2 days 20h
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$307 - $505

Providence to California train times

Trains run six times a week between Providence and Los Angeles. The service departs Providence at 11:59 in the morning, which arrives into Los Angeles at 08:00. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 23h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Providence to California? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Providence to California station. However, there are services departing from Providence and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station via Boston Back Bay Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20h.

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The distance between Providence and California is 2540 miles. The road distance is 3004.2 miles.

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Providence to California train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Providence station.

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Providence to California train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station.

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California is 3h behind Providence. It is currently 10:47 AM in Providence and 7:47 AM in California.

There are eight+ hotels available in California. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Providence and California?

You can take a train from Providence to Los Angeles via Boston Back Bay Station and Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 20h.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
42 min
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35

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