Travel from Newark to Rhode-Island

Train, bus or fly from Newark to Rhode Island?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Newark to Providence every 4 hours. Tickets cost $110 - $310 and the journey takes 3 hours 27 minutes. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Newark to Providence every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 3 hours 25 minutes.

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How to get from Newark to Rhode Island

ModeDurationPrice
From Newark Penn Station Amtrak train to Providence Amtrak.3 h 27 min$235
From Newark, NJ bus to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal then bus to 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, 02903, United States of America.4 h 40 min$38
From Newark Penn Station train to New York Penn Station, walk to Manhattan, NY, then bus to Providence, RI.5 h 28 min$25
From Newark drive to Providence.3 h 31 min$22
From Broad St At Market St bus to Newark airport, fly to Providence airport, then bus to Warwick.3 h 27 min$273
From Broad St At Market St bus to Newark airport, fly to Boston airport, bus to South Station, train to South Attleboro, then taxi to Cumberland.4 h 42 min$172

How long does it take to get from Newark to Rhode Island?

The train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak takes 3 hours 27 minutes including transfers and departs every four hours.

Is there a direct train between Newark and Rhode Island?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at Providence Amtrak. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 hours 27 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Newark and Rhode Island?

No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Rhode Island. However, there are services departing from Newark, NJ and arriving at 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, 02903, United States of America via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 hours 40 minutes.

Operators from Newark to Rhode Island

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Amtrak Acela Express+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak Acela Express
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Peter Pan Bus Lines1-800-343-9999Peter Pan Bus Lines
NJ Transit+1 973-491-7000NJ Transit
Go Buses1 855 888-7160Go Buses
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
RIPTA+1 401-781-9400RIPTA
JetBlue AirwaysJetBlue Airways
MBTAMBTA