Directions from Providence to Lowell

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from North Station to Lowell Lowell Line

$68 - $170

Cheapest option

Bus, line 352 bus, line 13 bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the line 352 bus from State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta to Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St 352 / ...
  3. Take the line 13 bus from Chestnut Street Burlington to Kennedy Center 13

$15 - $33

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Lowell 68.4 miles

$6 - $10

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

You can take a train from Providence to Lowell via Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak, Back Bay, and North Station in around 2 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to Lowell via Boston, Ma, State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta, Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St, and Chestnut Street Burlington in around 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Bus from State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta to Chestnut Ave @ Cambridge St
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
mbta.com
Lowell Regional Transit Authority
Website
lrta.com
Bus from Chestnut Street Burlington to Kennedy Center
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
lrta.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Providence and Lowell is 90 km. The road distance is 109 km.

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Lowell is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from Providence to Lowell is to drive which takes 1 h 16 min and costs $6 - $10.

No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Lowell. However, there are services departing from Providence, Ri and arriving at Kennedy Center via State St @ Washington Mall - State St Sta and Chestnut Street Burlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from Providence to Lowell, including transfers.