There are 7 ways to get from Long Island to Provincetown by train, ferry, bus, car ferry, car or plane

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Train, ferry  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
  3. Take the ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA

$194 - $423

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Bus  •  13 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Lake Ronkonkoma to Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl 495
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
  3. Take the bus from South Station - Boston to Provincetown, MA

$57 - $146

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Bus, car ferry, train, ferry  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Smith Lane to Riverhead County Center S58
  2. Take the bus from Riverhead County Center to Orient Point Ferry Dock S92
  3. Take the car ferry from Orient Point to New London
  4. Take the train from New London Union Station to Boston South Station
  5. Take the ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA

$162 - $334

Car ferry, bus  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
  2. Take the bus from Bridgeport, Ct to Boston, Ma
  3. Take the bus from South Station - Boston to Provincetown, MA

$57 - $118

Drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Centereach to Provincetown 332.4 miles

$30 - $50

Train to New York JFK, fly, ferry  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  3. Take the ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA

$129 - $362

Train to New York La Guardia, fly, ferry  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Woodside
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  3. Take the ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA

$129 - $328

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The cheapest way to get from Long Island to Provincetown is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Long Island to Provincetown is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Long Island to Provincetown. However, there are services departing from Williams Boulevard and arriving at Provincetown, MA via Lake Ronkonkoma, Queens Vil, Ny, New York, Ny and South Station - Boston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 6 min.

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The distance between Long Island and Provincetown is 173 miles. The road distance is 332.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Long Island to Provincetown without a car is to train and ferry which takes 9 h 26 min and costs $190 - $430.

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It takes approximately 9 h 26 min to get from Long Island to Provincetown, including transfers.

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Long Island to Provincetown bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Lake Ronkonkoma station.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 7 min.

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Long Island to Provincetown bus services, operated by Plymouth & Brockton, arrive at Provincetown, MA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Long Island to Provincetown is 332 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to drive from Long Island to Provincetown.

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  • Distance: 173.4 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 26 min

What companies run services between Long Island, NY, USA and Provincetown, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Centereach to Provincetown via Expressway Drive North, Lake Ronkonkoma, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Queens Vil, Ny, New York, Ny, Boston, Ma, and South Station - Boston in around 13 h 6 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Woodside
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from New London Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Smith Lane to Riverhead County Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Riverhead County Center to Orient Point Ferry Dock
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Lake Ronkonkoma to Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Bridgeport, Ct to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Plymouth & Brockton
Website
p-b.com
Bus from South Station - Boston to Provincetown, MA
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
p-b.com
Ferry operators
Bay State Cruise Company
Phone
+1 617-748-1428
Website
baystatecruisecompany.com
Ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
baystatecruisecompany.com
Boston Harbor Cruises
Website
bostonharborcruises.com
Ferry from Boston to Provincetown Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
bostonharborcruises.com
Long Island Ferry
Website
longislandferry.com
Car ferry from Orient Point to New London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Schedules at
longislandferry.com
Book at
longislandferry.com
Passenger
$17
Vehicle
$42
888 44 Ferry
Website
88844ferry.com
Car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
buytickets.88844ferry.com

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American Airlines, JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Boston Airport.

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