There are 9 ways to get from Providence to Beacon 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  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Stamford to Harlem-125th St.
  3. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Beacon

$124 - $312

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to White Plains, Ny 3469 / ...
  2. Take the bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C to Wappingers Falls

$31 - $66

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Bus, train  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to White Plains, Ny 3469 / ...
  2. Take the train from Tarrytown to Beacon Hudson

$34 - $81

Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Beacon 178 miles

$17 - $26

Fly Providence to Newark, train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Beacon

$203 - $599

Train to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  3. Take the train from Grand Central to Beacon

$89 - $445

Train to Boston, fly to Newark, train  •  6 h 4 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 train from Grand Central to Beacon

$101 - $492

Train to Boston, fly to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Croton-Harmon Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Croton-Harmon to Beacon

$108 - $513

Bus to Worcester, fly to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal to Worcester
  2. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to New York JFK (JFK) ORH - JFK
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Croton-Harmon Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Croton-Harmon to Beacon

$163 - $737

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Beacon is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Beacon is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Beacon. However, there are services departing from Providence, Ri and arriving at Beacon - Beacon Post Office via White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C and Wappingers Falls - Route 9D & Saterlee Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Providence to Beacon. However, there are services departing from Providence Amtrak and arriving at Beacon via Stamford and Harlem-125th St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 6 min.

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The distance between Providence and Beacon is 135 miles. The road distance is 178 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Beacon without a car is to train which takes 5 h 6 min and costs $120 - $320.

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Providence to Beacon, including transfers.

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Providence to Beacon bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Providence, Ri station.

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Providence to Beacon train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, depart from Providence Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Providence to Beacon is to train which takes 5 h 6 min and costs $120 - $320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $70 and takes 7 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Beacon.
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  • Distance: 134.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Beacon, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Providence to Beacon via Stamford Amtrak, Stamford, and Harlem-125th St. in around 5 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to Beacon via White Plains, Ny, White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C, Wappingers Falls, and Wappingers Falls - Route 9D & Saterlee Place in around 7 h 45 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Worcester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
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 Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $210
First Class Seat
$180 - $270
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
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $17
Onboard
$14 - $20
At station
$10 - $15
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Beacon
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$21 - $29
At station
$18 - $22
Train from Tarrytown to Beacon
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$17 - $18
Onboard
$16 - $22
At station
$12 - $16
Train from Grand Central to Beacon
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $17
Off-peak onboard
$21 - $23
Onboard
$22 - $30
At station
$19 - $23
Train from Croton-Harmon to Beacon
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $17
Onboard
$14 - $19
At station
$9 - $14
Amtrak

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
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Croton-Harmon Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Croton-Harmon
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $30
Economy
$25 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$30 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$65 - $90
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 Providence, Ri to White Plains, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Leprechaun Lines
Phone
+1 845-565-7900
Email
info@leprechaunlines.com
Website
leprechaunlines.com
Bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C to Wappingers Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
leprechaunlines.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
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

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