There are 4 ways to get from Portsmouth to Providence by bus, train 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

Bus, Amtrak Thruway, train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Portsmouth, NH to Newburyport, NH
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Newburyport, MA to Boston Sth, MA
  3. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Portsmouth, NH to Newburyport, NH
  2. Take the bus from Newburyport, MA to Boston, MA - Logan Airport
  3. Take the bus from Terminal A to South Station Silver Line - Inbound Sl1
  4. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri

$33 - $60

2 alternative options

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Newburyport, MA to Boston Sth, MA 8743 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri 3469 / ...

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Portsmouth to Providence 102.8 miles

$10 - $15

What companies run services between Portsmouth, NH, USA and Providence, RI, USA?

You can take a bus from Portsmouth to Providence via Newburyport, NH, Newburyport, MA, Boston Sth, MA, and Boston, Ma in around 3 h 20 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Bus operators
Coach Company
Website
coachco.com
Bus from Portsmouth, NH to Newburyport, NH
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
coachco.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
C&J Bus
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Terminal A to South Station Silver Line - Inbound
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
mbta.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Portsmouth to Providence?

The distance between Portsmouth and Providence is 149 km. The road distance is 165 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to Providence?

The cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to Providence is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Portsmouth to Providence?

The quickest way to get from Portsmouth to Providence is to drive which takes 1 h 57 min and costs $10 - $15.

Is there a direct bus between Portsmouth and Providence?

No, there is no direct bus from Portsmouth to Providence. However, there are services departing from Portsmouth, NH and arriving at Providence, Ri via Newburyport, MA and Boston, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Portsmouth to Providence?

It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Portsmouth to Providence, including transfers.