Directions from Providence to Groton

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Recommended option

Train  •  44 min

  1. Acela Express / ...

$65 - $180

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. 3469 / ...

$13 - $29

1 alternative option

Drive  •  59 min

  1. 55.7 miles

$5 - $8

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Groton, CT, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Providence to Groton hourly. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Providence to Groton hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $29 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$65 - $160
First Class Seat
$130 - $180
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Providence, Ri to New London, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Providence and Groton is 76 km. The road distance is 89 km.

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Groton is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Providence to Groton is to train which takes 44 min and costs $65 - $180.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Providence Amtrak and arriving at New London Union Station Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Providence, Ri and arriving at New London, Ct. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

The train from Providence Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak takes 44 min including transfers and departs hourly.