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There are 5 ways to get from Providence to Newton by bus, train, tram, taxi or car

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Bus Go Buses  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI to Newton, MA

$10

Cheapest option

Train, tram  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the tram from Copley to Newton Centre D

$10 - $160

3 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence to Boston 3434 / ...

$14 - $31

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Providence to Newton 44.8 miles

$230 - $280

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Newton 44.8 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Newton is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Newton is to taxi which costs $230 - $280 and takes 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Providence, RI and arriving at Newton, MA. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Providence and Newton is 37 miles. The road distance is 44.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Newton without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs $10.

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The bus from Providence, RI to Newton, MA takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Providence to Newton bus services, operated by Go Buses, depart from Providence, RI station.

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Providence to Newton bus services, operated by Go Buses, arrive at Newton, MA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Newton is 45 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Providence to Newton.

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  • Distance: 37.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Newton, MA, USA?

Go Buses operates a bus from Providence to Newton once daily. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

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
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
MBTA
Tram from Copley to Newton Centre
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Providence, RI to Newton, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Website
gobuses.com
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
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Other operators
Taxi from Providence to Newton
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$230 - $280
Action Taxi Response
Phone
+1 401-680-0620
Website
actiontaxiresponse.com

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