There are 6 ways to get from Providence to Maine by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  4 h

  1. Acela Express / ...
  2. 3522 / ...

$24 - $201

5 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. 3434 / ...
  2. 3522 / ...

$29 - $68

Train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Acela Express / ...
  2. Downeaster

$94 - $233

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. 156.7 miles

$15 - $23

Train, fly to Augusta, bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. BOS - AUG

$154 - $347

Train, fly to Rockland, bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. BOS - RKD

$181 - $413

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Maine, USA?

You can take a bus from Providence to Portland via Boston, Ma, Portland, Me, and Congress St + Valley St in around 4 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Providence to Portland via Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak, Back Bay - Inbound, North Station - Orange Line Outbound, Boston North Station Amtrak, Portland Transportation Center Amtrak, and Thompsons Point Rd + 100 Thompsons Point Rd in around 4 h 53 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Augusta
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Boston to Rockland
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $350
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
59 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 Amtrak
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston North Station Amtrak to Portland Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
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
Bus from Augusta, Me to Lewiston, Me
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Concord Coach Lines

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Providence and Maine is 478 km. The road distance is 251 km.

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Maine is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Providence to Maine is to drive which takes 2 h 46 min and costs $15 - $23.

No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Maine. However, there are services departing from Providence, Ri and arriving at Congress St + Hampshire St via Boston, Ma and Congress St + Valley St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 4 h to get from Providence to Maine, including transfers.