There are 6 ways to get from Providence to Cortland by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Binghamton, Ny Nyc
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Cortland 252 / ...

$141 - $377

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 18 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 252 / ...

$47 - $101

4 alternative options

Bus via Binghamton, Ny  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to White Plains, Ny
  2. Take the bus from White Plains, NY to Binghamton, NY 495
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Cortland 252 / ...

$68 - $140

Drive  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Cortland 335.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Providence to Ithaca  •  5 h 30 min

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

$352 - $562

Train to Boston, fly to Syracuse, bus  •  6 h 42 min

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

$166 - $754

Questions & Answers

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 fly which costs $350 - $600 and takes 5 h 30 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 18 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 7 h 46 min and costs $140 - $380.

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It takes approximately 7 h 46 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 18 min and costs $45 - $110. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $350 - $600 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Cortland.
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  • Distance: 251.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 46 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 18 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
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Reagan Washington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
Train from Providence Amtrak 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
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 Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Cortland
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from New York, Ny to Cortland
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Providence, Ri to White Plains, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to Cortland
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Book at
ourbus.com
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

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