There are 9 ways to get from Providence to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Boston, fly to New York JFK  •  3 h 22 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

$70 - $445

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  4 h 25 min

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

$27 - $45

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Bus to Worcester, fly to New York JFK  •  4 h 22 min

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

$125 - $669

Train to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia  •  4 h 57 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

$87 - $422

Fly Providence to Newark, train, AirTrain  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Take the AirTrain from Jamaica, NY to Terminal 4

$183 - $572

Train to Boston, fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 48 min

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

$81 - $465

Train  •  3 h 46 min

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

$121 - $307

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to New York, Ny 3469 / ...

$31 - $63

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Providence to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 185.1 miles

$18 - $27

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No, there is no direct train from Providence to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Providence Amtrak and arriving at Terminal 4 via Penn Station and Jamaica, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between Providence and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 149 miles. The road distance is 185.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to New York JFK Airport (JFK) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Providence to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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Providence to New York JFK Airport (JFK) train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, depart from Providence Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Providence to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to train which takes 3 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 7 min.

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Providence to New York JFK Airport (JFK) train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 185 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to drive from Providence to New York JFK Airport (JFK).

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Cape Air, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from Boston Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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Map of how to get from Providence to New York JFK Airport (JFK).
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  • Distance: 148.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 22 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Providence to New York JFK Airport (JFK) hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $300 and the journey takes 3 h 4 min. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Providence to New York JFK Airport (JFK) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
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 New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Worcester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
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
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
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 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
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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
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
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
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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