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There are 4 ways to get from Brown University to Quincy by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2h

  1. Take the train from Providence to South Station Providence/Stoughton Line / ...

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Bus  •  2h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Convention Center, Providence, RI to South Station, Boston, MA Peter Pan / ...

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brown University to Quincy 41.5 miles

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Brown University to Quincy 41.5 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Brown University to Quincy is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brown University to Quincy is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brown University to Quincy. However, there are services departing from Providence and arriving at Quincy Center via South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h.

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The distance between Brown University and Quincy is 36 miles. The road distance is 41.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Brown University to Quincy without a car is to train which takes 2h and costs $1 - $95.

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It takes approximately 2h to get from Brown University to Quincy, including transfers.

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Brown University to Quincy train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Providence station.

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The best way to get from Brown University to Quincy is to train which takes 2h and costs $1 - $95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $12 - $27 and takes 2h 13m.

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Brown University to Quincy train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at South Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brown University to Quincy is 42 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Brown University to Quincy.

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  • Distance: 36 miles
  • Duration: 2h

What companies run services between Brown University, RI, USA and Quincy, MA, USA?

MBTA operates a train from Providence to South Station hourly. Tickets cost $0 - $13 and the journey takes 1h 12m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Convention Center, Providence, RI to South Station, Boston, MA 3 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 1h 15m. Greyhound USA also services this route once daily.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
+1-617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $13
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$11 - $13
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 Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$16 - $50
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$29 - $85
Business Seat - Adult
$30 - $95
First Class - Child 2-12
$55 - $90
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$100 - $160
First Class - Adult
$110 - $180
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 Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$13 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$25 - $75
Business Class Seat
$40 - $100
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Convention Center, Providence, RI to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
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 Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$29 - $45
Other operators
Taxi from Brown University to Quincy
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Action Taxi Response
Phone
+1 401-680-0620
Website
actiontaxiresponse.com

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