There are 5 ways to get from Providence to Newton by bus, train, tram, taxi 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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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI to Newton

$6 - $16

4 alternative options

Train, tram  •  1 h 25 min

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

$63 - $160

Bus, line 553 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to Boston, Ma 3434 / ...
  2. Take the line 553 bus from Otis St @ Summer St to Washington St @ Walnut St 553 / ...

$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

Questions & Answers

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 takes 48 min and costs $230 - $280.

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The distance between Providence and Newton is 59 km. The road distance is 72 km.

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The bus from Providence, RI to Newton takes 1 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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

Megabus operates a bus from Providence to Newton once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $16 and the journey takes 1 h. Go Buses also services this route once daily.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Tram from Copley to Newton Centre
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
Schedules at
gobuses.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.

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
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Otis St @ Summer St to Washington St @ Walnut St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
mbta.com
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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