There are 4 ways to get from Boston to Woonsocket by train, bus, taxi 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.

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Train, line 54 bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the line 54 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Main Opp 32 Main 54

$9 - $160

3 alternative options

Bus, line 54 bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri 3469 / ...
  2. Take the line 54 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Main Opp 32 Main 54

$13 - $26

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Boston to Woonsocket 41.9 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Woonsocket 41.9 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Woonsocket. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Main Opp 32 Main via Kennedy Plaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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The distance between Boston and Woonsocket is 34 miles. The road distance is 41.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Woonsocket without a car is to train and line 54 bus which takes 1 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Boston to Woonsocket, including transfers.

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Boston to Woonsocket bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Boston, Ma station.

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Boston to Woonsocket bus services, operated by RIPTA, arrive at Main Opp 32 Main station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Woonsocket is 42 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Boston to Woonsocket.

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There are 63+ hotels available in Woonsocket. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Woonsocket.
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  • Distance: 34.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Woonsocket, RI, USA?

You can take a bus from Boston to Woonsocket via Providence, Ri and Kennedy Plaza in around 2 h 22 min.

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 Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
RIPTA
Phone
+1 401-781-9400
Email
customerrelations@ripta.com
Website
ripta.com
Bus from Kennedy Plaza to Main Opp 32 Main
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.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 Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Boston to Woonsocket
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
http://bpdnews.com/
Website
bpdnews.com
Top Cab
Phone
+1 617-266-4800
Metro Cab
Phone
+1 617-782-5500
Website
boston-cab.com
Boston Cab
Phone
+1 617-536-5010
Website
bostoncab.us

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