There are 4 ways to get from New Jersey to Providence by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 33 min

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

$110 - $310

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Bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence 3434 / ...

$20 - $72

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Providence 192.1 miles

$18 - $28

Fly  •  3 h 1 min

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

$172 - $554

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Providence is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Providence is to fly which costs $170 - $600 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Providence is 199 miles. The road distance is 192.1 miles.

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The train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak takes 3 h 33 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Providence. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak station and arriving at Providence Amtrak. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Providence, RI, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Newark to Providence every 3 hours. Tickets cost $110 - $310 and the journey takes 3 h 33 min. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Newark to Providence every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min. Greyhound USA also services this route every 2 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
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
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA
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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
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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