There are 3 ways to get from Providence to Bristol by bus or car

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines, line 102 bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal to Harford, CT
  2. Take the line 102 bus from Asylum St and High St to N Main St and McDonald's 102 / ...

$16 - $35

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Bus Greyhound USA, line 102 bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  3. Take the line 102 bus from Asylum St and Trumbull St to Riverside Ave and Main St 102 / ...

$29 - $69

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Bristol 103.9 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Bristol is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Bristol is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Bristol. However, there are services departing from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal and arriving at N Main St and McDonald's via Asylum St and High St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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The distance between Providence and Bristol is 80 miles. The road distance is 103.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Bristol without a car is to bus and line 102 bus which takes 3 h 39 min and costs $15 - $35.

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Providence to Bristol, including transfers.

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Providence to Bristol bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal station.

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Providence to Bristol bus services, operated by CT Transit, arrive at N Main St and McDonald's station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Bristol is 104 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to drive from Providence to Bristol.

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There are 58+ hotels available in Bristol. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 80.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 39 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Bristol, CT, USA?

You can take a bus from Providence to Bristol via Harford, CT and Asylum St and High St in around 3 h 39 min.

Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal to Harford, CT
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
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
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Asylum St and High St to N Main St and McDonald's
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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Bus from Asylum St and Trumbull St to Riverside Ave and Main St
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.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.

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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
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40

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