There are 8 ways to get from Providence to Moosehead Lake by train, bus, car, car ferry 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, drive, car ferry  •  18 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Take the train from Boston North Station to Brunswick Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Brunswick, ME to Rockland, ME
  4. Drive from Rockland, ME to Saint John, NB
  5. Take the car ferry from Saint John, NB to Digby
  6. Drive from Digby to Moosehead Lake

$128 - $412

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Portland, ME
  2. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  3. Drive from Yarmouth to Moosehead Lake

$111 - $196

6 alternative options

Train, drive, car ferry, bus  •  20 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station
  2. Drive from World Trade Center to Portland, ME
  3. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  4. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax
  5. Take the bus from Halifax to Middleton

$259 - $520

Bus, car ferry  •  22 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
  3. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  4. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax
  5. Take the bus from Halifax to Middleton

$268 - $405

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  21 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence to Boston Logan Airport
  2. Drive from Logan Airport Ferry Terminal to Portland, ME
  3. Take the car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  4. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax
  5. Take the bus from Halifax to Middleton

$264 - $380

Train, fly to St John, car ferry, drive  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to St John (YSJ) BOS - YSJ
  3. Take the car ferry from Saint John, NB to Digby
  4. Drive from Digby to Moosehead Lake

$253 - $1,021

Train, fly to Bar Harbor, drive, car ferry  •  13 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Bar Harbor (BHB) BOS - BHB
  3. Drive from Bar Harbor to Saint John, NB
  4. Take the car ferry from Saint John, NB to Digby
  5. Drive from Digby to Moosehead Lake

$170 - $603

Train, fly to Halifax, bus  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Halifax (YHZ) BOS - YHZ
  3. Take the bus from Halifax to Middleton

$248 - $665

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Moosehead Lake is to drive and car ferry which costs $110 - $200 and takes 11 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Moosehead Lake is to train and fly and bus which costs $240 - $700 and takes 11 h 33 min.

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The distance between Providence and Moosehead Lake is 376 miles.

The best way to get from Providence to Moosehead Lake without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 22 h 55 min and costs $260 - $410.

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It takes approximately 18 h 46 min to get from Providence to Moosehead Lake, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Boston Airport to St John Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 16 min and has one stopover.

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Moosehead Lake is 1 h ahead of Providence. It is currently 2:49 PM in Providence and 3:49 PM in Moosehead Lake.

Porter Airlines and Air Canada offer flights from Boston Airport to St John Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Moosehead Lake. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Moosehead Lake.
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  • Distance: 376.3 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 46 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Moosehead Lake, NS, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Providence to Moosehead Lake. However, you can take the train to Boston Back Bay Station, take the walk to Back Bay, take the subway to North Station, take the walk to Boston North Station, take the train to Brunswick Amtrak, take the walk to Brunswick, ME, take the bus to Rockland, ME, take the drive to Saint John, NB, take the car ferry to Digby, then take the drive to Moosehead Lake. Alternatively, you can take the train to Boston South Station, take the walk to South Station, take the bus to World Trade Center, take the drive to Portland, ME, take the car ferry to Yarmouth, take the walk to Yarmouth, take the bus to Halifax, take the bus to Middleton, then take the taxi to Moosehead Lake.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to St John via Montreal
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to St John via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to St John via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to St John via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to St John via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to St John via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to St John via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to St John via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to St John via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Boston to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Bar Harbor
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Boston to St John via Billy Bishop Toronto City, Ottawa
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
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 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 Providence Amtrak 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
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
mbta.com
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 Boston North Station to Brunswick Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Amero Shuttle
Website
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Yarmouth to Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Halifax to Middleton
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
ameroshuttle.tripod.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
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
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
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
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Phone
+1 877-762-7245
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Saint John, NB to Digby
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Adult Off-Peak
$30
Adult Peak (May 13 - October 13)
$38
Vehicle Off-Peak
$86
Vehicle Peak (May 13 - October 13)
$90
Car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca
Adult Off-Peak
$80
Adult Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$107
Vehicle Off-Peak
$149
Vehicle Peak (July1 - Sept14)
$199

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