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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Providence  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Providence (PVD) ATL - PVD

$114 - $274

Cheapest option

Fly to Boston, train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Boston (BOS) ATL - BOS
  2. Take the train from South Station to South Attleboro

$114 - $274

5 alternative options

Bus Pandora Bus, train  •  20 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Doraville, GA to New York, NY
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$114 - $134

Bus  •  21 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Union City, NJ Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence

$122 - $200

Bus Greyhound USA, train  •  22 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny 1080
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$132 - $254

Bus, train Amtrak  •  29 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak

$199 - $485

Drive  •  18 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to Providence 1050.4 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Atlanta to Rhode Island is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 18 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Atlanta to Rhode Island is to fly which costs $110 - $280 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The distance between Atlanta and Rhode Island is 896 miles. The road distance is 1050.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Rhode Island without a car is to bus and train which takes 20 h 34 min and costs $110 - $140.

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Atlanta to Rhode Island, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Rhode Island is to fly which takes 5 h 9 min and costs $110 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $200 and takes 21 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to Providence Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 26 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to Rhode Island is 1050 miles. It takes approximately 18 h 4 min to drive from Atlanta to Rhode Island.

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  • Distance: 896.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and Rhode Island, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Atlanta to Warwick hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Atlanta to Providence via Doraville Station, Atlanta, GA, Union City, NJ, 30Th St At Bergenline Ave, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 21 h 24 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to Providence
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $420
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $340
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to Providence via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Atlanta to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$49
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$49
Business Class
$80 - $140
First Class
$198
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
22 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from Doraville, GA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to Union City, NJ
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50

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