There are 9 ways to get from Manhattan to Thompson by train, bus, night bus, car, plane, taxi or subway

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Train  •  4h 38m

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

$123 - $233

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Bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Worcester, MA New York, NY - Worcester, MA - Lowell, MA - Methuen - Lawrence, MA / ...

$46 - $70

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Night bus  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the night bus from New York, Ny to Worcester, Ma 2026

$51 - $66

Drive  •  3h 4m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Thompson 165.7 miles

$16 - $24

Fly Newark to Providence, taxi  •  3h 48m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD
  2. Take a taxi from Providence to Thompson

$329 - $703

Subway, train to New York JFK, fly to Worcester  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to 34 St - Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Worcester (ORH) JFK - ORH

$177 - $649

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, train, line 50 bus, taxi  •  6h 19m

  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 50 bus from Gaspee At Train Station to Bryant University
  4. Take a taxi from Bryant University to Thompson

$143 - $519

Train to New York JFK, fly to Boston, train, line 50 bus, taxi  •  6h 36m

  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 50 bus from Gaspee At Train Station to Bryant University
  5. Take a taxi from Bryant University to Thompson

$150 - $523

Train to Newark, fly to Boston, train, line 50 bus, taxi  •  6h 39m

  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 50 bus from Gaspee At Train Station to Bryant University
  5. Take a taxi from Bryant University to Thompson

$157 - $572

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Thompson is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Thompson is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3h 4m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Thompson is 137 miles. The road distance is 165.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Thompson without a car is to train which takes 4h 38m and costs $120 - $240.

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It takes approximately 4h 38m to get from Manhattan to Thompson, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Thompson is to train which takes 4h 38m and costs $120 - $240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $70 and takes 5h 35m.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Thompson is 166 miles. It takes approximately 3h 4m to drive from Manhattan to Thompson.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Providence Airport.

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Thompson, CT, USA?

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. Alternatively, OurBus operates a bus from New York, NY to Worcester, MA once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $29 and the journey takes 3h 30m. Coach Company also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
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 - $600
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 21m
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
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
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
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
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
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Worcester, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Book at
ourbus.com
Coach Company
Phone
+1 800 874 3377
Email
info@coachco.com
Website
coachco.com
Bus from New York, NY to Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33 - $38
Schedules at
coachco.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
Night bus from New York, Ny to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
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 Gaspee At Train Station to Bryant University
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Other operators
Taxi from Providence to Thompson
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Action Taxi Response
Phone
+1 401-680-0620
Website
actiontaxiresponse.com

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