There are 8 ways to get from Providence to New York 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  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Acela Express

$55 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. 3459 / ...

$18 - $55

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. 3469 / ...
  2. New Haven

$33 - $74

Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. 185.6 miles

$18 - $27

Fly Providence to Newark  •  4 h 9 min

  1. PVD - EWR

$176 - $563

Train to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia  •  4 h 27 min

  1. BOS - LGA

$128 - $415

Train to Boston, fly to New York JFK  •  4 h 17 min

  1. BOS - JFK

$132 - $456

Train to Boston, fly to Newark  •  4 h 47 min

  1. BOS - EWR

$127 - $456

Questions & Answers

The distance between Providence and New York is 248 km. The road distance is 297 km.

The cheapest way to get from Providence to New York is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Providence to New York is to train which takes 3 h 7 min and costs $55 - $80.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Providence Amtrak and arriving at New York Penn Station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

The train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station takes 3 h 7 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Providence to New York hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 3 h 7 min. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Providence to New York every 4 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Amtrak
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from New Haven to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $26
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Providence, Ri to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Brown University, RI to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
gobuses.com

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