There are 3 ways to get from Providence to Northampton by bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal to Springfield, MA
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Northampton, MA

$22 - $44

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Northampton Amtrak Vermonter

$113 - $285

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Northampton 96.1 miles

$9 - $14

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

You can take a bus from Providence to Northampton via Springfield, MA in around 3 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Providence to Northampton via New Haven Union Station Amtrak in around 5 h 1 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Northampton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal to Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $29
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield, MA to Northampton, MA
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Providence to Northampton?

The distance between Providence and Northampton is 116 km. The road distance is 154 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Providence to Northampton?

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Northampton is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 44 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Providence to Northampton?

The quickest way to get from Providence to Northampton is to drive which takes 1 h 44 min and costs $9 - $14.

Is there a direct train between Providence and Northampton?

No, there is no direct train from Providence to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Providence Amtrak and arriving at Northampton Amtrak via New Haven Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 1 min.

Is there a direct bus between Providence and Northampton?

No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Northampton. However, there are services departing from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal and arriving at Northampton, MA via Springfield, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 4 min.

How long does it take to get from Providence to Northampton?

It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Providence to Northampton, including transfers.