There are 4 ways to get from Lowell to Providence by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Lowell to North Station Lowell Line
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$68 - $172

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Line 13 bus, line 352 bus, bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 13 bus from Kennedy Center to Chestnut Street Burlington 13
  2. Take the line 352 bus from Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St to State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta 352
  3. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri

$14 - $32

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Woburn, MA to Logan Airport Terminal B Woburn
  2. Take the bus from Boston Logan Airport to Providence

$29 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Lowell to Providence 68.8 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Lowell to Providence is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lowell to Providence is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lowell to Providence. However, there are services departing from Kennedy Center and arriving at Providence, Ri via Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St and Boston, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Lowell and Providence is 56 miles. The road distance is 68.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Lowell to Providence without a car is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs $65 - $180.

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Lowell to Providence, including transfers.

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Lowell to Providence bus services, operated by Lowell Regional Transit Authority, depart from Kennedy Center station.

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The best way to get from Lowell to Providence is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs $65 - $180. Alternatively, you can line 13 bus and line 352 bus and bus, which costs $14 - $35 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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Lowell to Providence bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Providence, Ri station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lowell to Providence is 69 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to drive from Lowell to Providence.

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Map of how to get from Lowell to Providence.
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  • Distance: 56.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

What companies run services between Lowell, MA, USA and Providence, RI, USA?

You can take a train from Lowell to Providence via North Station, Back Bay, and Boston Back Bay Station in around 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lowell to Providence via Chestnut Street Burlington, Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St, State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta, and Boston, Ma in around 3 h 58 min.

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
Lowell Regional Transit Authority
Website
lrta.com
Bus from Kennedy Center to Chestnut Street Burlington
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
lrta.com
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St to State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
mbta.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 Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston Logan Airport to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
peterpanbus.com
Massport
Website
massport.com
Bus from Woburn, MA to Logan Airport Terminal B
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
massport.com

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