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There are 9 ways to get from Providence to Cortland by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Cortland 4262 / ...

$140 - $363

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 50 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 Cortland 4262 / ...

$46 - $101

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Bus, train  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI to New Haven, CT
  2. Take the train from New Haven to Grand Central
  3. Take the bus from NYC 42nd St &3rd 3rd Ave between 41st & 42nd St to SUNY Cortland Corey Union

$61 - $123

Train Amtrak, bus  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Cortland

$176 - $456

Train Amtrak, bus #2  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Cortland

$74 - $335

Drive  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Cortland 335.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Providence to Ithaca  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Ithaca (ITH) PVD - ITH

$352 - $562

Train to Boston, fly to Syracuse, bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Syracuse (SYR) BOS - SYR
  3. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Cortland

$165 - $745

Fly Providence to Syracuse, bus  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Syracuse (SYR) PVD - SYR
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Cortland

$152 - $732

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Cortland is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Cortland is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Cortland. However, there are services departing from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at Cortland via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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The distance between Providence and Cortland is 251 miles. The road distance is 335.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Cortland without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 32 min and costs $140 - $370.

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It takes approximately 8 h 32 min to get from Providence to Cortland, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Providence to Cortland is to bus which takes 8 h 50 min and costs $45 - $110. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $350 - $600 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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There is no direct flight from Providence Airport to Ithaca Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Providence to Cortland.
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  • Distance: 251.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 32 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Cortland, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Providence to Cortland via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York, Ny in around 8 h 50 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Providence to Cortland hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Providence to Syracuse via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Providence to Syracuse via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Providence to Syracuse via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Providence to Syracuse via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Providence to Syracuse via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Providence to Syracuse via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Providence to Syracuse via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Providence to Syracuse via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
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
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from New Haven to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $26
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 New York Penn Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$70 - $100
EconomyPlus
$95 - $140
Business
$110 - $170
Bus operators
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 Cortland
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
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
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Providence, RI to New Haven, CT
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Website
gobuses.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from Providence to New Haven, CT
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
College Express
Website
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from NYC 42nd St &3rd 3rd Ave between 41st & 42nd St to SUNY Cortland Corey Union
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
collegeexpressbus.com
North Fork Express
Phone
1-631-588-7433
Website
northforkexpress.com
Bus from New York, NY-3 Av & 42 St to SUNY Cortland Corey Union
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
northforkexpress.com
Book at
northforkexpress.com
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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Cortland is 336 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to drive from Providence to Cortland.

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

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There are 13+ hotels available in Cortland. Prices start at $57 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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