There are 5 ways to get from Providence to Jamaica Plain by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train, subway  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the subway from Back Bay to Green Street Orange Line

$10 - $160

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Providence to Hyde Park Providence/Stoughton Line

$8 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus, line 39 bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to Boston, Ma 3434 / ...
  2. Take the line 39 bus from Back Bay to 775 Centre St 39

$14 - $32

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Providence to Jamaica Plain 40.4 miles

$210 - $260

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Jamaica Plain 40.4 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Jamaica Plain is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Jamaica Plain is to taxi which costs $210 - $260 and takes 48 min.

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The distance between Providence and Jamaica Plain is 37 miles. The road distance is 40.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Jamaica Plain without a car is to train and subway which takes 59 min and costs $9 - $160.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Providence to Jamaica Plain, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Providence to Jamaica Plain is to train which takes 1 h 17 min and costs $8 - $17. Alternatively, you can bus and line 39 bus, which costs $13 - $35 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Jamaica Plain is 40 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Providence to Jamaica Plain.

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There are 753+ hotels available in Jamaica Plain. Prices start at $134 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Jamaica Plain.
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  • Distance: 37 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

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

MBTA operates a train from Providence to Jamaica Plain every 2 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to Jamaica Plain via Boston, Ma, South Station, and Back Bay in around 1 h 53 min.

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 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 Back Bay
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
mbta.com
Subway from Back Bay to Green Street
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Hyde Park
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
mbta.com
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 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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
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
Other operators
Taxi from Providence to Jamaica Plain
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$210 - $260
Action Taxi Response
Phone
+1 401-680-0620
Website
actiontaxiresponse.com

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