There are 6 ways to get from New York to Wakefield by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Kingston Amtrak Northeast Regional

$81 - $195

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Bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence
  2. Take the bus from Kennedy Plaza to Kingston Opp Meadowbrook 66

$22 - $37

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Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from New York to South Kingstown 167.9 miles

$16 - $24

Train to Newark, fly to Providence  •  4 h 10 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

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, train, line 14 bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak
  3. Take the line 14 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Post At St Bernard Church Entrance

$124 - $418

Fly Newark to Boston, train, line 14 bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak
  3. Take the line 14 bus from Kennedy Plaza to Post At St Bernard Church Entrance

$136 - $467

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

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

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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 29 min.

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The distance between New York and Wakefield is 140 miles. The road distance is 167.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Wakefield without a car is to train which takes 4 h 30 min and costs $80 - $200.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from New York to Wakefield, including transfers.

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New York to Wakefield bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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The best way to get from New York to Wakefield is to train which takes 4 h 30 min and costs $80 - $200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $21 - $40 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Providence Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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New York to Wakefield bus services, operated by RIPTA, arrive at Kingston Opp Meadowbrook station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Wakefield.
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  • Distance: 139.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

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 every 3 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $200 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to South Kingstown via 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence and Kennedy Plaza in around 5 h 29 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
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 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Kingston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
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
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station 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
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
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 12 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

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Wakefield is 168 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to drive from New York to Wakefield.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Providence Airport.

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