There are 8 ways to get from Manhattan to Brown University by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  3 h 50 min

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

$19 - $35

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Train  •  4 h 8 min

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

$113 - $303

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 17 min

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

$30 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Brown University 179.8 miles

$17 - $26

Fly Newark to Providence  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD

$189 - $569

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  3. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak

$69 - $416

Fly Newark to Boston, train  •  4 h 6 min

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

$81 - $463

Subway to New York JFK, fly to Boston, train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  3. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak

$70 - $452

Questions & Answers

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. The journey takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Brown University is 152 miles. The road distance is 179.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Brown University without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 50 min and costs .

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The bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence takes 3 h 35 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Manhattan to Brown University bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Brown University is to bus which takes 3 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 8 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Providence Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 4 min.

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Manhattan to Brown University bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Brown University is 180 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Manhattan to Brown University.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Providence Airport.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Brown University.
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  • Distance: 152.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

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

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Manhattan to Brown University every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Manhattan to Brown University hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $300 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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 New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
New York City Transit (MTA)
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Newark Airport is to shuttle which takes 20 min and costs .

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