There are 8 ways to get from Providence to Melville 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  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Huntington Port Jefferson

$70 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI to Manhattan, NY
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Huntington Port Jefferson

$29 - $33

6 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to White Plains, Ny 3469 / ...
  2. Take the bus from White Plains, NY to Huntington, NY / Melville, NY Binghamton-Patchogue

$38 - $74

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Melville 198.8 miles

$19 - $29

Train to Boston, fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Huntington

$82 - $460

Bus to Worcester, fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal to Worcester
  2. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to New York JFK (JFK) ORH - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Huntington

$137 - $684

Train to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  3. Take the train from Woodside to Huntington

$82 - $426

Fly Providence to Newark, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Huntington

$187 - $578

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Melville is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Melville is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Melville. However, there are services departing from Providence, Ri and arriving at Huntington, NY / Melville, NY via White Plains, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 12 min.

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The distance between Providence and Melville is 127 miles. The road distance is 198.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Melville without a car is to train which takes 5 h 20 min and costs $70 - $95.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Providence to Melville, including transfers.

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Providence to Melville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Providence, Ri station.

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The best way to get from Providence to Melville is to train which takes 5 h 20 min and costs $70 - $95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $75 and takes 7 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Melville.
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  • Distance: 126.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Melville, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Providence to Melville via New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Huntington, and Huntington LIRR in around 5 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to Melville via White Plains, Ny and White Plains, NY in around 7 h 12 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Worcester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
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 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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Huntington
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Huntington
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Huntington
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Providence, RI to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Website
gobuses.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 White Plains, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Coach USA
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
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

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