There are 5 ways to get from Providence to Harwich by train, bus, ferry, car or plane

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Train, bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston South Station to Barnstable, MA Boston

$68 - $243

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Train, bus Plymouth & Brockton  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station
  2. Take the bus from South Station - Boston to Provincetown, MA
  3. Take the bus from MacMillan Pier, Provincetown to Harwich Community Center/High School

$20 - $200

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Bus, ferry  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA
  3. Take the bus from MacMillan Pier, Provincetown to Harwich Community Center/High School

$75 - $92

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Harwich 87.1 miles

$8 - $13

Train, fly  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Hyannis (HYA) BOS - HYA

$145 - $490

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Harwich is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Harwich is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The distance between Providence and Harwich is 70 miles. The road distance is 87.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Harwich without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 23 min and costs $65 - $250.

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It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Providence to Harwich, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Hyannis Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Harwich is 87 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Providence to Harwich.

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Cape Air offers flights from Boston Airport to Hyannis Airport.

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There are 266+ hotels available in Harwich. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Harwich.
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  • Distance: 70 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 23 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Harwich, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Providence to Harwich. However, you can take the train to Boston South Station, take the bus to Barnstable, MA, then take the taxi to Harwich. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Providence to Harwich via Boston, Ma, South Station, World Trade Center, World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA, MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA, and MacMillan Pier, Provincetown in around 6 h 43 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Hyannis
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Boston to Hyannis via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Boston to Hyannis via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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 Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston South Station to Barnstable, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
peterpanbus.com
Plymouth & Brockton
Website
p-b.com
Bus from South Station - Boston to Barnstable, MA - Park/Ride Lot, Rte 6 & 132
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Schedules at
p-b.com
Bus from South Station - Boston to Provincetown, MA
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $40
Schedules at
p-b.com
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 Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority
Website
capecodrta.org
Bus from MacMillan Pier, Provincetown to Harwich Community Center/High School
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
capecodrta.org
Ferry operators
Bay State Cruise Company
Phone
+1 617-748-1428
Website
baystatecruisecompany.com
Ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
baystatecruisecompany.com
Boston Harbor Cruises
Website
bostonharborcruises.com
Ferry from Boston to Provincetown Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
bostonharborcruises.com

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