There are 7 ways to get from Altoona to Rhode Island by bus, plane, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus to State College, fly to Providence  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Altoona, Pa to State College, Pa
  2. Fly from State College (SCE) to Providence (PVD) SCE - PVD

$188 - $894

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  12 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Altoona, Pa to State College, Pa
  2. Take the bus from State College, PA to New York, NY
  3. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY to Providence, RI

$43 - $80

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Train to Pittsburgh, fly to Boston, train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Altoona Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
  2. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Boston (BOS) PIT - BOS
  3. Take the train from South Station to South Attleboro

$161 - $384

Fly Altoona to Providence  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Altoona (AOO) to Providence (PVD) AOO - PVD

$137 - $515

Train  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Altoona Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Pennsylvanian
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak Acela Express

$185 - $501

Bus  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Altoona, Pa to New York, Ny 4692
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence

$54 - $118

Drive  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Altoona to Providence 454.2 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Altoona to Rhode Island is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Altoona to Rhode Island is to fly which takes 5 h 36 min and costs $130 - $550.

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The distance between Altoona and Rhode Island is 586 km. The road distance is 727 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to get from Altoona to Rhode Island, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Altoona to Rhode Island. However, there are services departing from Altoona, Pa and arriving at 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Altoona to Rhode Island. However, there are services departing from Altoona Amtrak and arriving at Providence Amtrak via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Altoona, PA, USA and Rhode Island, USA?

Southern Airways Express, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Altoona to Warwick hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Altoona to Providence via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak in around 10 h 13 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from State College to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from State College to Providence via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Pittsburgh to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Pittsburgh to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Pittsburgh to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Altoona to Providence via Baltimore, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Altoona to Providence via Pittsburgh, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Altoona to Providence via Pittsburgh, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Altoona to Providence via Baltimore, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from State College to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from State College to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from State College to Providence via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Pittsburgh to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Altoona to Providence via Pittsburgh, Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Altoona to Providence via Pittsburgh, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Altoona to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Altoona to Providence via Pittsburgh, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Altoona to Providence via Pittsburgh, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from State College to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Pittsburgh to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Altoona Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Altoona Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $290
First Class Seat
$240 - $390
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Altoona, Pa to State College, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Bus from Altoona, Pa to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY to Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
gobuses.com

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