There are 4 ways to get from Port Jefferson to Rhode Island by car ferry, train, bus or car

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

Car ferry, train Amtrak Acela Express  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$108 - $429

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Port Jefferson to Orient Point
  2. Take the car ferry from Orient Point to New London
  3. Drive from New London to Providence

$27 - $61

2 alternative options

Car ferry, train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
  2. Take the train from Bridgeport Amtrak to Providence Amtrak Northeast Regional

$94 - $209

Car ferry, bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
  2. Take the bus from Bridgeport, Ct to Providence, Ri 3434 / ...

$38 - $64

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Port Jefferson to Rhode Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $26 - $65 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port Jefferson to Rhode Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $26 - $65 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between Port Jefferson and Rhode Island is 97 miles.

It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Port Jefferson to Rhode Island, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Port Jefferson to Rhode Island.
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  • Distance: 96.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

What companies run services between Port Jefferson, NY, USA and Rhode Island, USA?

There is no direct connection from Port Jefferson to Providence. However, you can take the car ferry to Bridgeport, take the walk to Bridgeport, take the train to New Haven, take the walk to New Haven Union Station Amtrak, then take the train to Providence Amtrak. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Port Jefferson to Providence via Bridgeport and Bridgeport Amtrak in around 4 h 28 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bridgeport Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Bridgeport, Ct to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Ferry operators
888 44 Ferry
Website
88844ferry.com
Car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
buytickets.88844ferry.com
Long Island Ferry
Website
longislandferry.com
Car ferry from Orient Point to New London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Schedules at
longislandferry.com
Book at
longislandferry.com
Passenger
$17
Vehicle
$42

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