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There are 11 ways to get from Providence to Lake Champlain by train, bus, car, plane or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus Megabus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to Downtown Transit Center Burlington

$55 - $230

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Train, bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Burlingt Transit Ctr 3531 / ...

$51 - $248

9 alternative options

Bus Megabus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence to Boston 3434 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to Downtown Transit Center Burlington

$52 - $90

Train  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Essex Junction-Burlington Amtrak Station Vermonter

$171 - $405

Bus via Dartmouth College/Hanover Inn  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence to Boston Logan Airport
  2. Take the bus from Boston Logan Int. Airport to Dartmouth College/Hanover Inn
  3. Take the bus from Hanover to Burlingt Transit Ctr

$78 - $134

Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Lake Champlain 276.2 miles

$27 - $40

Train, fly to Saranac Lake, drive, car ferry  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Saranac Lake (SLK) BOS - SLK
  3. Drive from Saranac Lake to Port Kent, NY
  4. Take the car ferry from Port Kent, NY to Burlington, VT

$88 - $315

Train, fly to Massena, drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Massena (MSS) BOS - MSS
  3. Drive from Massena to Lake Champlain

$93 - $395

Train, fly to Rutland, bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rutland (RUT) BOS - RUT
  3. Take the bus from Marble Valley Regional Transit Center to Downtown Transit Center Burlington

$114 - $311

Train, fly to Montreal, bus, car ferry  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Montreal (YUL) BOS - YUL
  3. Take the bus from Longueuil, PQ to Plattsburgh, NY
  4. Take the car ferry from Plattsburgh, NY to Grand Isle, VT

$138 - $483

Train, fly to Lebanon, bus  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Lebanon (LEB) BOS - LEB
  3. Take the bus from Hanover to Burlingt Transit Ctr

$107 - $407

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Lake Champlain is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Lake Champlain is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 48 min.

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The distance between Providence and Lake Champlain is 214 miles. The road distance is 276.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Lake Champlain without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 59 min and costs $55 - $230.

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It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Providence to Lake Champlain, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Providence to Lake Champlain is to bus which takes 6 h 54 min and costs $50 - $90. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $170 - $410 and takes 9 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Saranac Lake Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 39 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Lake Champlain is 276 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to drive from Providence to Lake Champlain.

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Cape Air offers flights from Boston Airport to Saranac Lake Airport.

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There are 73+ hotels available in Lake Champlain. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Lake Champlain.
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  • Distance: 213.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 59 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Lake Champlain, VT, USA?

You can take a bus from Providence to Lake Champlain via Boston, Boston, MA, Pearl Street at Elmwood Avenue, and North Avenue at Northgate Road in around 6 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Providence to Lake Champlain via New Haven Union Station and Essex Junction-Burlington Amtrak Station in around 9 h 42 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Saranac Lake
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Flights from Boston to Rutland
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Flights from Boston to Lebanon
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Boston to Montreal via Ottawa
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Boston to Massena
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $200
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak Station 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 Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Train from Providence Amtrak Station 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
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
MBTA
Train from Providence to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
MBTA
Amtrak

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
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Essex Junction-Burlington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
Megabus
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
Bus from Providence to Boston Logan Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
peterpanbus.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.

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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Boston, Ma to Burlingt Transit Ctr
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Hanover to Burlingt Transit Ctr
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Dartmouth Coach
Website
dartmouthcoach.com
Bus from Boston Logan Int. Airport to Dartmouth College/Hanover Inn
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
dartmouthcoach.com
Vermont Translines
Phone
+1 844- 888-7267
Email
info@vttranslines.com
Website
vttranslines.com
Bus from Marble Valley Regional Transit Center to Downtown Transit Center Burlington
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
vttranslines.com
Book at
vttranslines.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Longueuil, PQ to Plattsburgh, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Ferry operators
Lake Champlain Ferries
Website
ferries.com
Car ferry from Port Kent, NY to Burlington, VT
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
ferries.com
Car ferry from Plattsburgh, NY to Grand Isle, VT
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
ferries.com

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