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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h

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

$49

Cheapest option

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  3 h 25 min

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

$19 - $35

4 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 13 min

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

$25 - $62

Drive  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Hoboken to Providence 185.3 miles

$18 - $27

Train, fly to Providence  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD

$188 - $570

Fly to Boston, train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the train from South Station to South Attleboro

$107 - $350

What companies run services between Hoboken, NJ, USA and Rhode Island, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Hoboken to Providence hourly. Tickets cost $49 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Hoboken to Providence every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$49
Business Class
$80 - $140
First Class
$198
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hoboken and Rhode Island is 235 km. The road distance is 297 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hoboken to Rhode Island is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Hoboken to Rhode Island is to train which takes 3 h and costs $49.

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

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

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