There are 10 ways to get from Providence to Allentown by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus via New York  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York to Allentown, PA Westbound New York / ...

$75 - $127

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York to Allentown, PA Westbound New York / ...

$36 - $86

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Train, bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Allentown, Pa 4693

$131 - $343

Bus Go Buses  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI to Manhattan, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York to Bethlehem, PA Westbound New York

$50 - $70

Drive  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Allentown 273.6 miles

$26 - $40

Fly Providence to Newark, bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR
  2. Take the bus from Newark Airport to Allentown, PA

$202 - $602

Fly Providence to Philadelphia, bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Philadelphia (PHL) PVD - PHL
  2. Take the bus from 30th Station to Allentown

$136 - $424

Train to Boston, fly to Newark, bus  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  3. Take the bus from Newark Airport to Allentown, PA

$100 - $495

Train to Boston, fly to Philadelphia, bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Philadelphia (PHL) BOS - PHL
  3. Take the bus from 30th Station to Allentown

$124 - $497

Bus to Worcester, fly to Philadelphia, bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal to Worcester
  2. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to Philadelphia (PHL) ORH - PHL
  3. Take the bus from 30th Station to Allentown

$199 - $961

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Allentown is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Allentown is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Allentown. However, there are services departing from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at Allentown, PA via New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 46 min.

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The distance between Providence and Allentown is 229 miles. The road distance is 273.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Allentown without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 29 min and costs $75 - $130.

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It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to get from Providence to Allentown, including transfers.

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Providence to Allentown bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence station.

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The quickest flight from Providence Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 17 min.

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Providence to Allentown bus services, operated by Trans-bridge Lines, arrive at Allentown, PA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Allentown is 274 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to drive from Providence to Allentown.

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  • Distance: 229.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 29 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Allentown, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Providence to Allentown via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York in around 6 h 46 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Worcester to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$55 - $80
Business Class
$90 - $150
First Class
$210 - $280
Train from Providence Amtrak to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Email
webmaster@transbridgelines.com
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from New York to Allentown, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Bus from New York to Bethlehem, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Bus from Newark Airport to Allentown, PA
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.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, Ny to Allentown, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Newark, Nj to Allentown, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal to Worcester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Providence, RI to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Website
gobuses.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Allentown, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com

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United Airlines offers flights from Providence Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 59+ hotels available in Allentown. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Providence to Providence Airport is to line 66 bus which takes 17 min and costs $2.

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