There are 9 ways to get from New York to Bristol by train, bus, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 57 min

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

$51

Cheapest option

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  4 h 17 min

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

$22 - $37

7 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 4 min

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

$30 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Drive from New York to Bristol 198.2 miles

$19 - $28

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, train, line 60 bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 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 Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  4. Take the line 60 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Hope Ns Washington

$78 - $272

Train to New York JFK, fly to Boston, train, line 60 bus  •  4 h 59 min

  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 Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  4. Take the line 60 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Hope Ns Washington

$79 - $313

Fly Newark to Providence, line 60 bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD
  2. Take the line 60 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Hope Ns Washington

$179 - $565

Fly Newark to Boston, train, line 60 bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  3. Take the line 60 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Hope Ns Washington

$78 - $313

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Providence, line 60 bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Providence (PVD) PHL - PVD
  3. Take the line 60 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Hope Ns Washington

$200 - $595

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to Bristol hourly. Tickets cost $49 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from New York to Bristol every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$49
Business Class
$80 - $140
First Class
$198
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
RIPTA
Phone
+1 401-781-9400
Email
customerrelations@ripta.com
Website
ripta.com
Bus from Kennedy Plaza to Hope Ns Washington
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Bristol is 252 km. The road distance is 317 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York to Bristol is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from New York to Bristol is to drive which takes 3 h 43 min and costs $19 - $28.

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Bristol. However, there are services departing from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Hope Ns Washington via Kennedy Plaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from New York to Bristol, including transfers.