There are 8 ways to get from Manhattan to Bristol by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY to Providence, RI Manhattan-Providence / ...

$20 - $30

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Bus via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY  •  4h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Convention Center, Providence, RI Peter Pan / ...

$27 - $45

Train  •  4h 52m

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

$40 - $125

Drive  •  3h 39m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Bristol 189.8 miles

$18 - $27

Train to Newark, fly to Providence, line 60 bus  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD
  3. Take the line 60 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Hope Ns Washington

$223 - $577

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, train, line 60 bus  •  5h 41m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the train from Back Bay to Providence
  3. Take the line 60 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Hope Ns Washington

$78 - $444

Train to New York JFK, fly to Boston, train, line 60 bus  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  3. Take the train from Back Bay to Providence
  4. Take the line 60 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Hope Ns Washington

$85 - $438

Train to Newark, fly to Boston, train, line 60 bus  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  3. Take the train from Back Bay to Providence
  4. Take the line 60 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Hope Ns Washington

$92 - $467

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Bristol is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Bristol is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Bristol. However, there are services departing from Manhattan, NY and arriving at Hope Ns Washington via Memorial Fs Westminster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 30m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Bristol is 154 miles. The road distance is 189.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Bristol without a car is to bus which takes 4h 30m and costs $19 - $35.

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It takes approximately 4h 30m to get from Manhattan to Bristol, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Bristol bus services, operated by Go Buses, depart from Manhattan, NY station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Bristol is to bus which takes 4h 30m and costs $19 - $35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $130 and takes 4h 52m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Providence Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 7m.

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Manhattan to Bristol bus services, operated by Go Buses, arrive at Providence, RI station.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Bristol.
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  • Distance: 154.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 30m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Bristol, RI, USA?

Go Buses operates a bus from Manhattan, NY to Providence, RI 5 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $29 and the journey takes 3h 30m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 6m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 3 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $350
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Business Seat
$55 - $85
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $120
Business Class Seat
$90 - $170
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Back Bay to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
MBTA
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY to Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
gobuses.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Convention Center, Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.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 Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
RIPTA
Phone
+1 401-781-9400
Email
customerrelations@ripta.com
Website
ripta.com
Bus from Kennedy Plaza to Hope Ns Washington
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Bristol is 190 miles. It takes approximately 3h 39m to drive from Manhattan to Bristol.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Providence Airport.

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There are 237+ hotels available in Bristol. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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