There are 9 ways to get from Providence to New Brunswick by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  4 h 15 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 New Brunswick Northeast Corridor

$121 - $310

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Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown

$25 - $51

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New Brunswick Amtrak Northeast Regional

$80 - $200

Bus, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to New York, Ny 3469 / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick Northeast Corridor

$32 - $69

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Providence to New Brunswick 220.4 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Providence to Newark, train  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New Brunswick

$190 - $573

Train to Boston, fly to Newark  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR

$88 - $466

Train to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 22 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 New York Penn Station to New Brunswick

$82 - $429

Fly Providence to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Philadelphia (PHL) PVD - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
  3. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick

$146 - $609

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Providence to New Brunswick. However, there are services departing from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at New Brunswick Downtown via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Providence Amtrak and arriving at New Brunswick Amtrak. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

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The distance between Providence and New Brunswick is 184 miles. The road distance is 220.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to New Brunswick without a car is to train which takes 4 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Providence to New Brunswick, including transfers.

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Providence to New Brunswick bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence station.

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Providence to New Brunswick train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Providence Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Providence to New Brunswick is to train which takes 4 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Providence Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Providence to New Brunswick bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at New Brunswick Downtown station.

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Map of how to get from Providence to New Brunswick.
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  • Distance: 184.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and New Brunswick, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Providence to New Brunswick via New York Penn Station in around 4 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to New Brunswick via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 5 h 25 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New Brunswick Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Train from Trenton Transit Center to New Brunswick Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
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 Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to New Brunswick Downtown
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $15
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megabus.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

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Providence to New Brunswick train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at New Brunswick Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to New Brunswick is 220 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to drive from Providence to New Brunswick.

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United Airlines offers flights from Providence Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 118+ hotels available in New Brunswick. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Providence to Providence Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 34 min and costs .

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