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There are 3 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  •  4 h 13 min

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

$108 - $284

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

1 alternative option

Car ferry, bus  •  6 h 17 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.

The best way to get from Port Jefferson to Rhode Island without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs $100 - $290.

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It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Port Jefferson to Rhode Island, including transfers.

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There are 71+ hotels available in Rhode Island. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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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 13 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, then take the train to Providence Amtrak Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Port Jefferson to Providence via Bridgeport and Bridgeport, Ct in around 6 h 17 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Bus operators
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 Bridgeport, Ct to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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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