There are 11 ways to get from Providence to Lancaster (Station) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$172 - $440

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Bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Reading
  3. Take the bus from Reading to Lancaster Nyc

$59 - $92

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Train via New York Penn Station  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Lancaster Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$114 - $162

Bus, train  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to New York, Ny
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa
  3. Take the train from Paoli Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak

$70 - $151

Drive  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Lancaster (Station) 346.7 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Providence to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Philadelphia (PHL) PVD - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak

$145 - $444

Train to Boston, fly to Harrisburg, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Harrisburg (MDT) BOS - MDT
  3. Take the train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak

$208 - $763

Train to Boston, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Philadelphia (PHL) BOS - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak

$133 - $517

Fly Providence to Baltimore, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Baltimore (BWI) PVD - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak

$188 - $612

Bus to Worcester, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal to Worcester
  2. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to Philadelphia (PHL) ORH - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak

$208 - $981

Fly Providence to Reagan Washington, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PVD - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak

$177 - $614

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Lancaster (Station) is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Lancaster (Station) is to fly and train which costs $140 - $450 and takes 5 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Lancaster (Station). However, there are services departing from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at Lancaster via New York, NY and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Providence to Lancaster (Station). However, there are services departing from Providence Amtrak and arriving at Lancaster Amtrak via Philadelphia 30th Street Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 32 min.

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The distance between Providence and Lancaster (Station) is 285 miles. The road distance is 346.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Lancaster (Station) without a car is to train which takes 6 h 32 min and costs $170 - $440.

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It takes approximately 6 h 32 min to get from Providence to Lancaster (Station), including transfers.

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Providence to Lancaster (Station) bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence station.

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Providence to Lancaster (Station) train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, depart from Providence Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Providence to Lancaster (Station) is to train which takes 6 h 32 min and costs $170 - $440. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $95 and takes 9 h 5 min.

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  • Distance: 284.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 32 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Lancaster (Station), PA, USA?

You can take a train from Providence to Lancaster (Station) via Philadelphia 30th Street Station in around 6 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to Lancaster (Station) via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, and Reading in around 9 h 5 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Boston to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Harrisburg via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Worcester to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Providence to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Harrisburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Baltimore via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Providence to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $290
First Class Seat
$240 - $390
Train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$55 - $80
Business Class
$90 - $150
First Class
$210 - $280
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
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Washington Union Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Lancaster Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from New York Penn Station to Lancaster Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Train from Paoli Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Harrisburg Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal to Worcester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Website
biebergroup.com
Bus from New York, NY to Reading
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
biebergroup.com
Bus from Reading to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
biebergroup.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 New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35

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The quickest flight from Providence Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 16 min.

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Providence to Lancaster (Station) bus services, operated by Bieber Transportation Group, arrive at Lancaster station.

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Providence to Lancaster (Station) train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Lancaster Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Lancaster (Station) is 347 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to drive from Providence to Lancaster (Station).

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Providence Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 152+ hotels available in Lancaster (Station). Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Providence to Providence Airport is to line 66 bus which takes 17 min and costs $2.

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