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There is 1 way to get from Providence to Block Island by train, bus or ferry

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Train, line 66 bus, ferry  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Kingston Amtrak
  2. Take the line 66 bus from Kingston Railroad Station to Great Island At Ferry Terminal 66
  3. Take the ferry from Point Judith Ferry Terminal, Narragansett, RI to Block Island Ferry, New Shoreham, RI

$81 - $201

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Block Island is to train and line 66 bus and ferry which costs $80 - $210 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Block Island is to train and line 66 bus and ferry which costs $80 - $210 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The distance between Providence and Block Island is 46 miles.

The best way to get from Providence to Block Island without a car is to train and line 66 bus and ferry which takes 3 h 11 min and costs $80 - $210.

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Providence to Block Island, including transfers.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Block Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Block Island.
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  • Distance: 46 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 11 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Block Island, RI, USA?

There is no direct connection from Providence to Block Island. However, you can take the train to Kingston Amtrak, take the walk to Kingston Railroad Station, take the line 66 bus to Great Island At Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Point Judith Ferry Terminal, Narragansett, RI, then take the ferry to Block Island Ferry, New Shoreham, RI.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Kingston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Bus operators
RIPTA
Phone
+1 401-781-9400
Email
customerrelations@ripta.com
Website
ripta.com
Bus from Kingston Railroad Station to Great Island At Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Ferry operators
Block Island Ferry
Website
blockislandferry.com
Ferry from Point Judith Ferry Terminal, Narragansett, RI to Block Island Ferry, New Shoreham, RI
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
blockislandferry.com
Traditional
$13
High Speed
$20 - $21

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