There are 5 ways to get from Providence to Burlington by train, 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, line 350 bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the line 350 bus from Alewife to Cambridge St @ Bedford St 350

$12 - $167

Cheapest option

Train, line 352 bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the line 352 bus from State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta to Cambridge St @ Bedford St 352 / ...

$9 - $164

3 alternative options

Bus, line 352 bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to Boston, Ma 3434 / ...
  2. Take the line 352 bus from State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta to Cambridge St @ Bedford St 352 / ...

$14 - $31

Bus, line 350 bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI to Cambridge, MA
  2. Take the line 350 bus from Alewife to Cambridge St @ Bedford St 350

$12 - $16

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Burlington 59.6 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Burlington is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Burlington is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Burlington. However, there are services departing from Providence, Ri and arriving at Cambridge St @ Bedford St via State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Providence and Burlington is 49 miles. The road distance is 59.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Burlington without a car is to train and line 350 bus which takes 2 h 31 min and costs $12 - $170.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Providence to Burlington, including transfers.

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

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Providence to Burlington bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Cambridge St @ Bedford St station.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Burlington.
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  • Distance: 48.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Burlington, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Providence to Burlington via Boston, Ma and State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta in around 2 h 55 min.

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 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
Bus operators
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Alewife to Cambridge St @ Bedford St
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus from State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta to Cambridge St @ Bedford St
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
mbta.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
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
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
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Providence, RI to Cambridge, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Website
gobuses.com

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