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

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Train  •  3h 14m

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

$49

Cheapest option

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  3h 50m

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

$19 - $35

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Bus Go Buses  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY to Providence, RI Manhattan-Providence / ...

$25

Drive  •  3h 25m

  1. Drive from New York to Brown University 184.1 miles

$18 - $26

Fly Newark to Providence  •  3h 53m

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

$189 - $569

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, train  •  4h 24m

  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 Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak Station

$74 - $418

Fly Newark to Boston, train  •  4h 13m

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

$86 - $465

Train to New York JFK, fly to Boston, train  •  4h 22m

  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 Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak Station

$78 - $459

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Brown University is to drive which costs $18 - $26 and takes 3h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Brown University is to train which costs $49 and takes 3h 14m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manhattan, NY and arriving at Providence, RI. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Providence Amtrak Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 54m.

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The distance between New York and Brown University is 156 miles. The road distance is 184.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Brown University without a car is to train which takes 3h 14m and costs $49.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Station takes 2h 54m including transfers and departs hourly.

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New York 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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New York to Brown University train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New York to Brown University is to train which takes 3h 14m and costs $49. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $25 and takes 3h 50m, you could also fly, which costs $180 - $600 and takes 3h 53m.

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Map of how to get from New York to Brown University.
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  • Distance: 155.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 14m

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to Brown University hourly. Tickets cost $49 and the journey takes 2h 54m. Alternatively, Go Buses operates a bus from New York to Brown University every 3 hours. Tickets cost $25 and the journey takes 3h 30m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$49
Business Class
$80 - $140
First Class
$198
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25
Website
gobuses.com
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
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com

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

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

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New York to Brown University train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Providence Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Brown University is 184 miles. It takes approximately 3h 25m to drive from New York to Brown University.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Providence Airport.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Brown University. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New York to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs $17.

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