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There are 6 ways to get from Brooklyn to Rhode Island by train, bus, car, plane, taxi or subway

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  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$52

Cheapest option

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  5 h 6 min

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

$22 - $38

4 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Providence, Ri 3434 / ...

$28 - $63

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Providence 186.6 miles

$18 - $27

Fly New York JFK to Worcester, taxi  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Worcester (ORH) JFK - ORH
  2. Take a taxi from Worcester to Woonsocket

$178 - $569

Line 5 subway to Newark, fly to Providence  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Church Av to Grand Central - 42 St
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD

$192 - $572

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The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Rhode Island is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Rhode Island is to fly and taxi which costs $170 - $600 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Brooklyn and Rhode Island is 146 miles. The road distance is 186.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Rhode Island without a car is to train which takes 4 h 33 min and costs $52.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Brooklyn to Rhode Island, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Brooklyn to Rhode Island is to train which takes 4 h 33 min and costs $52. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $21 - $40 and takes 5 h 6 min.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Worcester Airport is the direct flight which takes 59 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brooklyn to Rhode Island is 187 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to drive from Brooklyn to Rhode Island.

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JetBlue Airways offers flights from New York JFK Airport to Worcester Airport.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Rhode Island. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brooklyn to Rhode Island.
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  • Distance: 146.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Rhode Island, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Brooklyn to Providence hourly. Tickets cost $49 and the journey takes 3 h 7 min. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Brooklyn to Providence every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Worcester
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$49
Business Class
$80 - $140
First Class
$198
Bus operators
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 New York, Ny to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Other operators
Taxi from Worcester to Woonsocket
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 508-754-3211
Website
yellowcabworcester.com
Red Cab
Phone
+1 508-792-9999
Website
worcredcab.com
Worcester Green Cab
Phone
+1 508-459-1611
Website
worcestergreencab.com

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