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There are 8 ways to get from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Brown University by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Providence Acela / ...

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Bus  •  4h

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

Bus via Convention Center, Providence, RI  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Convention Center, Providence, RI Peter Pan / ...

Drive  •  3h 23m

  1. Drive from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Brown University 178.6 miles

Train to Newark, fly to Providence  •  3h 32m

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

Fly Newark to Boston, train  •  5h

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

Fly New York JFK to Boston, train  •  5h 4m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  2. Take the train from Back Bay to Providence

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, train  •  5h 5m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the train from Back Bay to Providence

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The cheapest way to get from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Brown University is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3h 23m.

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The fastest way to get from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Brown University is to train. Taking this option will cost $19 - $220 and takes 3h 18m.

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

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station station and arriving at Providence. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 58m.

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The distance between Pennsylvania Station (New York City) and Brown University is 155 miles. The road distance is 178.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Brown University without a car is to train which takes 3h 18m and costs $19 - $220.

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The train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Providence takes 2h 58m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Brown University bus services, operated by Go Buses, depart from Manhattan, NY station.

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Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Brown University train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, depart from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Brown University is to train which takes 3h 18m and costs $19 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $20 - $30 and takes 4h.

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Map of how to get from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Brown University.
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  • Distance: 154.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 18m

What companies run services between Pennsylvania Station (New York City), NY, USA and Brown University, RI, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Providence every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $220 and the journey takes 2h 58m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, Go Buses operates a bus from Manhattan, NY to Providence, RI 3 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $30 and the journey takes 3h 30m.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $460
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $460
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $120
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $130
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $130
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Schedules at
amtrak.com
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amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$30 - $110
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$55 - $200
Business Seat - Adult
$65 - $220
First Class - Child 2-12
$90 - $170
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$170 - $310
First Class - Adult
$190 - $340
Train from Boston to Providence
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$16 - $45
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$28 - $85
Business Seat - Adult
$30 - $90
First Class - Child 2-12
$55 - $90
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$100 - $160
First Class - Adult
$110 - $180
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$19 - $60
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $120
Business Class Seat
$60 - $150
Train from Boston to Providence
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$13 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$25 - $75
Business Class Seat
$40 - $100
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-275-5555
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MBTA
Phone
+1-617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Back Bay to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $13
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$10 - $13
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855-888-7160
Email
reservations@gobuses.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY to Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
gobuses.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Convention Center, Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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 to Providence
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65

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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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Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Brown University bus services, operated by Go Buses, arrive at Providence, RI station.

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Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Brown University train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Providence station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Brown University is 179 miles. It takes approximately 3h 23m to drive from Pennsylvania Station (New York City) to Brown University.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Providence Airport.

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