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

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Bus  •  5h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Convention Center, Providence, RI Peter Pan / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kennedy Plaza to Conanicus Fs Narragansett 14

$27 - $45

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Train, bus  •  6h 11m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kennedy Plaza to Narragansett Ns Green 14

$40 - $125

Bus, ferry  •  6h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY to Providence, RI
  2. Take the bus from Memorial Fs Westminster to Newport Visitor Center 60 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Perrotti Park, Newport, RI to Jamestown, RI

$33 - $43

Drive  •  3h 23m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Jamestown 172.4 miles

$16 - $25

Subway, train to Newark, fly to Providence  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to 34 St - Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD

$221 - $575

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, train, bus  •  7h 1m

  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 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Conanicus Fs Narragansett

$78 - $444

Fly New York JFK to Boston, train, bus  •  7h 22m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  2. Take the train from Back Bay to Providence
  3. Take the bus from Kennedy Plaza to Conanicus Fs Narragansett

$85 - $438

Fly Newark to Boston, train, bus  •  7h 25m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the train from Back Bay to Providence
  3. Take the bus from Kennedy Plaza to Conanicus Fs Narragansett

$92 - $467

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Jamestown is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 3h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Jamestown is to drive which costs $16 - $25 and takes 3h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Jamestown. However, there are services departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY and arriving at Conanicus Fs Narragansett via Kennedy Plaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 52m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Jamestown is 145 miles. The road distance is 172.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Jamestown without a car is to bus which takes 5h 52m and costs $26 - $45.

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It takes approximately 5h 52m to get from Manhattan to Jamestown, including transfers.

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

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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 Jamestown bus services, operated by RIPTA, arrive at Conanicus Fs Narragansett station.

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  • Distance: 144.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 52m

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

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Jamestown via Convention Center, Providence, RI and Kennedy Plaza in around 5h 52m.

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
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 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
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
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
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 86 St to 34 St - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
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 Conanicus Fs Narragansett
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Bus from Kennedy Plaza to Narragansett Ns Green
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Bus from Memorial Fs Westminster to Newport Visitor Center
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
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
Ferry operators
Jamestown Newport Ferry
Website
jamestownnewportferry.com
Ferry from Perrotti Park, Newport, RI to Jamestown, RI
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
jamestownnewportferry.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Jamestown is 172 miles. It takes approximately 3h 23m to drive from Manhattan to Jamestown.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Providence Airport.

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There are 169+ hotels available in Jamestown. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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