There are 7 ways to get from Providence to Elmira by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  8 h 57 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 Elmira, NY

$92 - $157

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 15 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 Binghamton, Ny Nyc
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Elmira, NY

$53 - $116

5 alternative options

Bus via White Plains, NY  •  12 h 1 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 Elmira, NY

$74 - $141

Drive  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Elmira 357.4 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Providence to Elmira/Corning  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) PVD - ELM

$202 - $892

Fly Providence to Ithaca, taxi  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Ithaca (ITH) PVD - ITH
  2. Take a taxi from Ithaca to Elmira

$322 - $507

Train to Newark, fly to Elmira/Corning  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Newark Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) EWR - ELM

$298 - $1,151

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Elmira is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Elmira is to fly which costs $200 - $900 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Elmira. However, there are services departing from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at Elmira, NY via New York, Ny and Binghamton, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

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The distance between Providence and Elmira is 279 miles. The road distance is 357.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Elmira without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 57 min and costs $90 - $160.

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It takes approximately 8 h 57 min to get from Providence to Elmira, including transfers.

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Providence to Elmira 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 Elmira is to bus which takes 9 h 15 min and costs $50 - $120. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $200 - $900 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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There is no direct flight from Providence Airport to Elmira/Corning Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 12 min and has one stopover.

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Providence to Elmira bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Elmira, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Elmira is 357 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to drive from Providence to Elmira.

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United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Providence Airport to Elmira/Corning Airport.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Elmira.
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  • Distance: 279.4 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 57 min

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

You can take a bus from Providence to Elmira via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, Ny, Binghamton, Ny, and Binghamton, NY in around 9 h 15 min. Alternatively, Delta and United Airlines fly from Providence to Elmira every 3 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Providence to Elmira/Corning via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Providence to Elmira/Corning via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Ithaca via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Elmira/Corning via Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Providence to Elmira/Corning via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
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
Flights from Newark to Elmira/Corning
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
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
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$55 - $80
Business Class
$90 - $150
First Class
$210 - $280
Train from Providence Amtrak to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
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 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
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
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Elmira, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from White Plains, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.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
Other operators
Taxi from Ithaca to Elmira
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Ithaca Dispatch
Phone
+1 607-277-8294
Website
ithacataxi.biz
Green Hornet Taxi
Phone
+1 607-280-3779
Website
greenhornettaxicab.com
Collegetown Cab
Phone
+1 607-588-8888

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