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

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 41 min

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

$116 - $300

Cheapest option

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  4 h 11 min

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

$22 - $37

6 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 47 min

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

$30 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from New York to Cranston 180.3 miles

$17 - $26

Train to Newark, fly to Providence  •  3 h 12 min

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

$189 - $571

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, train, line 21 bus  •  5 h 6 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 21 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Reservoir Ns Lambert

$124 - $418

Train to Newark, fly to Boston, train, line 21 bus  •  4 h 57 min

  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 Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  4. Take the line 21 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Reservoir Ns Lambert

$136 - $467

Train to New York JFK, fly to Boston, train, line 21 bus  •  5 h 9 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 21 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Reservoir Ns Lambert

$125 - $459

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Cranston is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Cranston is to train and fly which costs $180 - $600 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between New York and Cranston is 152 miles. The road distance is 180.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from New York to Cranston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Cranston. However, there are services departing from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Reservoir Ns Lambert via Kennedy Plaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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The best way to get from New York to Cranston without a car is to train which takes 3 h 41 min and costs $110 - $300.

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Map of how to get from New York to Cranston.
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  • Distance: 152.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to Cranston every 3 hours. Tickets cost $110 - $300 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from New York to Cranston every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 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 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 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
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
$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 Reservoir Ns Lambert
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com

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