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There are 3 ways to get from Brockton to Providence by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 32m

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

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Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brockton to Providence 34.2 miles

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Brockton to Providence 34.2 miles

Brockton to Providence by train

The train journey time between Brockton and Providence is around 1h 56m and covers a distance of around 64 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 20 min. The fastest train normally takes 1h 25m. Services are operated by MBTA, Amtrak Acela Express and Amtrak Northeast Regional. Typically 75 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
1h 35m
Layover time:
20 min
Total time:
1h 56m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
1h 25m
Train distance:
64 miles
Trains per week:
75
Cheapest price:
$14
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:11
Last train departs at:
21:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brockton to Providence train schedules

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Providence is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Providence is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Providence is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 13 Oct 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Brockton to Providence is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brockton to Providence is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 46 min.

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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 via Boston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 32m.

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The distance between Brockton and Providence is 27 miles. The road distance is 34.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Brockton to Providence without a car is to train which takes 1h 32m and costs $14 - $24.

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It takes approximately 1h 32m 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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Brockton to Providence train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Providence station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brockton to Providence is 34 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Brockton to Providence.

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There are 78+ hotels available in Providence. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 27.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 32m

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 in around 1h 32m.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
+1-617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Brockton to South Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $10
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$6 - $10
Train from South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
MBTA
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to Providence
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to Providence
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Other operators
Taxi from Brockton to Providence
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Yellow Cab Brockton
Phone
+1-508-583-1234

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