There are 3 ways to get from Providence to Groton by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New London Union Station Northeast Regional / ...

$70 - $190

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Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to New London, Ct 3469 / ...

$13 - $29

1 alternative option

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Groton 55.7 miles

$5 - $8

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

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

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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.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Providence Amtrak and arriving at New London Union Station station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between Providence and Groton is 48 miles. The road distance is 55.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Groton without a car is to train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs $70 - $190.

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The train from Providence Amtrak to New London Union Station takes 1 h 9 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Providence to Groton bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Providence, Ri station.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Groton.
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  • Distance: 47.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

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

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Providence to Groton every 3 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 1 h 9 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 Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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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