There are 7 ways to get from Princeton to Rhode Island by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Northeast Corridor
  2. Acela Express

$122 - $318

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. 100
  2. 3434 / ...

$27 - $80

5 alternative options

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Northeast Regional

$86 - $214

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. 231.4 miles

$22 - $35

Train to Newark, fly to Providence  •  5 h 3 min

  1. EWR - PVD

$195 - $580

Line 606 bus, train to Philadelphia, fly to Providence  •  5 h 47 min

  1. PHL - PVD

$186 - $574

Train to Newark, fly to Boston, train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. EWR - BOS

$114 - $360

What companies run services between Princeton, NJ, USA and Rhode Island, USA?

You can take a train from Princeton to Providence via Princeton Jct. and New York Penn Station in around 5 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Princeton to Providence via New York Port Authority and New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 5 h 37 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Princeton Jct. to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $140
Business Seat
$130 - $210
Train from Trenton Transit Center Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
Coach USA
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Princeton, NJ - Nassau St to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Princeton and Rhode Island is 303 km. The road distance is 370 km.

The cheapest way to get from Princeton to Rhode Island is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Princeton to Rhode Island is to drive which takes 4 h 16 min and costs $22 - $35.

No, there is no direct train from Princeton to Rhode Island. However, there are services departing from Princeton and arriving at Providence Amtrak via Princeton Jct. and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 24 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Princeton to Rhode Island. However, there are services departing from Palmer Square, Princeton and arriving at 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 37 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to get from Princeton to Rhode Island, including transfers.