There are 5 ways to get from Connecticut to Providence by train, bus or car

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgeport Amtrak to Providence Amtrak Northeast Regional

$75 - $190

Cheapest option

Bus Go Buses  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, CT to Providence, RI via New Haven

$14 - $40

3 alternative options

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgeport to New Haven New Haven / ...
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$89 - $406

Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bridgeport, Ct to Providence, Ri 3434 / ...

$19 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Bridgeport to Providence 122.9 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Connecticut to Providence is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Connecticut to Providence is to train which costs $75 - $190 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Connecticut and Providence is 70 miles. The road distance is 122.9 miles.

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The train from Bridgeport Amtrak to Providence Amtrak takes 2 h 8 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bridgeport, Ct and arriving at Providence, Ri. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bridgeport Amtrak and arriving at Providence Amtrak. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 8 min.

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What companies run services between Connecticut, USA and Providence, RI, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Bridgeport to Providence 5 times a day. Tickets cost $75 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 8 min. Alternatively, Go Buses operates a bus from Bridgeport to Providence hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 2 h. Megabus also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bridgeport Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Train from Bridgeport Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Bridgeport to New Haven
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$7 - $12
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from Bridgeport to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from New Haven, CT to Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
gobuses.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Bridgeport, Ct to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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