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There are 8 ways to get from Providence to Belfast by train, plane, taxi, 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.

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Train to Boston, fly to Rockland, taxi  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rockland (RKD) BOS - RKD
  3. Take a taxi from Rockland to Belfast

$170 - $460

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Train to Boston, fly to Bar Harbor, taxi  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Bar Harbor (BHB) BOS - BHB
  3. Take a taxi from Bar Harbor to Belfast

$220 - $605

Train to Boston, fly to Augusta, taxi  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Augusta (AUG) BOS - AUG
  3. Take a taxi from Augusta to Belfast

$225 - $495

Fly Providence to Bangor, taxi  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Bangor (BGR) PVD - BGR
  2. Take a taxi from Bangor to Belfast

$322 - $1,212

Train, bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Portland, ME to Belfast, ME

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Take the train from Boston North Station to Portland Amtrak Station
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Portland, ME to Belfast, ME

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence to Boston
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Portland, ME to Belfast, ME

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Belfast 256.6 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Belfast is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Belfast is to train and fly and taxi which costs $170 - $460 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Belfast. However, there are services departing from Providence and arriving at Belfast, ME via Boston, MA - South Station, Congress St + Valley St and Portland, ME. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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The distance between Providence and Belfast is 218 miles. The road distance is 256.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Belfast without a car is to train and bus and Amtrak Thruway which takes 7 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Providence to Belfast, including transfers.

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Providence to Belfast bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Providence station.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Rockland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Providence to Belfast bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Belfast, ME station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Belfast is 257 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to drive from Providence to Belfast.

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  • Distance: 218.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Belfast, ME, USA?

You can take a bus from Providence to Belfast via Boston, MA - South Station, Portland, ME, Congress St + Valley St, and Portland, ME in around 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Providence to Bangor via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Bangor via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Providence to Bangor via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Providence to Bangor via Philadelphia, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Providence to Bangor via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Providence to Bangor via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Rockland
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Flights from Boston to Bar Harbor
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Boston to Augusta
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Bangor via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Providence to Bangor via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Boston to Bar Harbor
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak Station 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
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
MBTA
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
MBTA
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston North Station to Portland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Boston Sth Station, MA to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Belfast, ME
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
peterpanbus.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 Providence, Ri to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Rockland to Belfast
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85

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Cape Air offers flights from Boston Airport to Rockland Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Belfast. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Providence to Providence Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 34 min and costs $2.

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