There are 5 ways to get from Brockton to Providence 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  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Brockton to South Station Middleborough/Lakeville Line
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$12 - $169

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Brockton to South Station Middleborough/Lakeville Line
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri 3469 / ...

$16 - $33

Line 12 bus, bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 12 bus from BAT Centre to Ashmont M.B.T.A. 12
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri 3469 / ...

$15 - $28

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brockton to Providence 34.3 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Brockton to Providence 34.3 miles

$3 - $5

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No, there is no direct train from Brockton to Providence. However, there are services departing from Brockton and arriving at Providence Amtrak via Boston South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 33 min.

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The distance between Brockton and Providence is 27 miles. The road distance is 34.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Brockton to Providence without a car is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Brockton to Providence, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Brockton to Providence is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 12 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 46 min.

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Brockton to Providence train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Providence Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brockton to Providence is 34 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Brockton to Providence.

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There are 85+ hotels available in Providence. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brockton to Providence.
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  • Distance: 27.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

What companies run services between Brockton, MA, USA and Providence, RI, USA?

You can take a train from Brockton to Providence via South Station and Boston South Station in around 1 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brockton to Providence via Ashmont M.B.T.A., Ashmont, South Station, and Boston, Ma in around 2 h 46 min.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Brockton to South Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
MBTA
Train from South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
MBTA
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.

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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
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
Brockton Area Transit Authority
Phone
+1 508 588-1000
Website
ridebat.com
Bus from BAT Centre to Ashmont M.B.T.A.
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridebat.com
Other operators
Taxi from Brockton to Providence
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220

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