How to get from New York to Wakefield

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Northeast Regional

$81 - $195

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. 66

$22 - $37

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. 3434 / ...
  2. Northeast Regional

$88 - $230

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. 167.9 miles

$16 - $24

Fly Newark to Providence  •  4 h 22 min

  1. EWR - PVD

$177 - $563

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, train, line 14 bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. LGA - BOS

$124 - $418

Train to New York JFK, fly to Boston, train, line 14 bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. JFK - BOS

$125 - $459

Fly Newark to Boston, train, line 14 bus  •  6 h

  1. EWR - BOS

$124 - $459

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

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from New York to South Kingstown hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $200 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to South Kingstown via 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence and Kennedy Plaza in around 5 h 23 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 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
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 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
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
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 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Kingston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Train from New London Union Station Amtrak to Kingston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
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
RIPTA
Phone
+1 401-781-9400
Email
customerrelations@ripta.com
Website
ripta.com
Bus from Kennedy Plaza to Kingston Opp Meadowbrook
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Bus from Kennedy Plaza to Post At St Bernard Church Entrance
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to New London, Ct
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Wakefield is 223 km. The road distance is 269 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York to Wakefield is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from New York to Wakefield is to drive which takes 3 h 14 min and costs $16 - $24.

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Wakefield. However, there are services departing from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Kingston Opp Meadowbrook via Kennedy Plaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from New York to Wakefield, including transfers.