There are 8 ways to get from Providence to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) by train, plane, subway, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia  •  3 h 29 min

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

$70 - $405

Cheapest option

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  4 h 55 min

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

$24 - $50

6 alternative options

Fly Providence to Newark, subway, bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to Lga/Terminal B

$189 - $579

Train to Boston, fly to Newark, subway  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  3. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av

$87 - $472

Train to Boston, fly to New York JFK  •  4 h 54 min

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

$87 - $462

Train  •  3 h 45 min

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

$119 - $308

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 9 min

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

$30 - $67

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Providence to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 178.1 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Providence to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Providence and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 148 miles. The road distance is 178.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Providence to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA). However, there are services departing from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at Lga/Terminal B via W 32 St/7 Av and Roosevelt Av/74 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Boston Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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Map of how to get from Providence to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA).
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  • Distance: 147.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 29 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Providence to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $110 - $300 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Providence to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 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 La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 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 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 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 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 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
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 Amtrak
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 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to Lga/Terminal B
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
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
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.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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