There are 8 ways to get from Brown University to New York by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  3 h 30 min

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

$110 - $300

Cheapest option

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  3 h 40 min

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

$20 - $40

6 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to New York, Ny 3469 / ...

$29 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Brown University to New York 185.6 miles

$18 - $27

Fly Providence to Newark  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR

$176 - $563

Train to Boston, fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$132 - $456

Train to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  3. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$128 - $415

Fly Providence to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Philadelphia (PHL) PVD - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station

$194 - $599

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brown University to New York is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brown University to New York is to drive which takes 3 h 25 min and costs $18 - $27.

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The distance between Brown University and New York is 249 km. The road distance is 297 km.

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The train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station takes 3 h 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Providence Amtrak and arriving at New York Penn Station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Brown University, RI, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Brown University to New York hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $300 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Brown University to New York every 4 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Providence, Ri to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60

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