Directions from Maine to Rhode Island

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  3 h 38 min

  1. 3525 / ...
  2. Acela Express / ...

$78 - $203

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 12 min

  1. 3525 / ...
  2. 3469 / ...

$28 - $67

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Downeaster
  2. Acela Express / ...

$94 - $236

Bus Concord Coach Lines  •  5 h

  1. Southbound
  2. 3469 / ...

$34 - $61

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. 153.6 miles

$15 - $22

What companies run services between Maine, USA and Rhode Island, USA?

You can take a bus from Portland to Providence via Congress St + Valley St, Portland, Me, and Boston, Ma in around 4 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Portland to Providence via Thompsons Point Rd + 100 Thompsons Point Rd, Portland Transportation Center Amtrak, Boston North Station Amtrak, North Station - Orange Line Inbound, Back Bay - Outbound, and Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak in around 4 h 55 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak 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
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Transportation Center Amtrak to Boston North Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
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
Concord Coach Lines

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Maine and Rhode Island is 488 km. The road distance is 246 km.

The cheapest way to get from Maine to Rhode Island is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Maine to Rhode Island is to drive which takes 2 h 46 min and costs $15 - $22.

No, there is no direct bus from Maine to Rhode Island. However, there are services departing from Congress St + 389 Congress St and arriving at Providence, Ri via Portland, Me and Boston, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Maine to Rhode Island, including transfers.