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There are 7 ways to get from Providence to Charlottesville by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

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Fly Providence to Charlottesville  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Charlottesville (CHO) PVD - CHO

$192 - $892

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va

$68 - $155

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Fly Providence to Washington Dulles, shuttle  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PVD - IAD
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville

Fly Providence to Reagan Washington, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PVD - DCA
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station

$89 - $375

Train to Boston, fly to Washington Dulles, shuttle  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Washington Dulles (IAD) BOS - IAD
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville

Train  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$110 - $240

Drive  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Charlottesville 528.3 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Charlottesville is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 9 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Charlottesville is to fly which costs $190 - $900 and takes 5 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Charlottesville. However, there are services departing from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at Charlottesville, Va via New York, Ny and Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Providence Amtrak Station station and arriving at Charlottesville Amtrak Station station. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 28 min.

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The distance between Providence and Charlottesville is 459 miles. The road distance is 528.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Charlottesville without a car is to train which takes 10 h 28 min and costs $110 - $240.

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Providence to Charlottesville, including transfers.

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Providence to Charlottesville bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence station.

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Providence to Charlottesville train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Providence Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Providence to Charlottesville is to fly which takes 5 h 22 min and costs $190 - $900. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $110 - $240 and takes 10 h 28 min, you could also bus, which costs $65 - $160 and takes 13 h 54 min.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Charlottesville.
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  • Distance: 459.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Charlottesville, VA, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Providence to Charlottesville hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Providence to Charlottesville 5 times a week. Tickets cost $110 - $240 and the journey takes 10 h 28 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Providence to Charlottesville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Providence to Charlottesville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Providence to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Providence to Washington Dulles via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Providence to Charlottesville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Boston to Washington Dulles via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
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
+1 215-856-7924
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
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Seat
$170 - $240
Bus operators
AC Airport Cab & Wahoo Cab
Phone
+1 (434) 981-0585
Website
visitcharlottesville.org
Shuttle from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
visitcharlottesville.org
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
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 New York, Ny to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29

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More Questions & Answers

There is no direct flight from Providence Airport to Charlottesville Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 33 min and has one stopover.

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Providence to Charlottesville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Charlottesville, Va station.

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Providence to Charlottesville train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Charlottesville Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Charlottesville is 528 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 35 min to drive from Providence to Charlottesville.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Providence Airport to Charlottesville Airport.

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There are 93+ hotels available in Charlottesville. Prices start at $92 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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