Directions from Providence to Nova Scotia

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Recommended option

Train to Boston, fly to Sydney  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Sydney (YQY) BOS - YQY

$253 - $654

Cheapest option

Bus  •  18 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Bangor, ME
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine
  4. Take the bus from Woodstock, NB to Moncton, NB 708 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Moncton, NB to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel 101

$136 - $202

6 alternative options

Train to Boston, fly to Halifax  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Halifax (YHZ) BOS - YHZ

$172 - $499

Fly Providence to Sydney  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Sydney (YQY) PVD - YQY

$287 - $1,121

Train to Boston, fly to Moncton, bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Moncton (YQM) BOS - YQM
  3. Take the bus from Moncton Airport to Truro, NS

$231 - $595

Train, bus, carferry  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
  3. Take the carferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  4. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$166 - $343

Train, carferry, bus  •  17 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Boston North Station Amtrak to Portland Transportation Center Amtrak
  3. Take the carferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
  4. Take the bus from Yarmouth to Halifax

$236 - $375

Drive  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Halifax 746.1 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

The distance between Providence and Nova Scotia is 763 km. The road distance is 1194 km.

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Nova Scotia is to drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 12 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Providence to Nova Scotia is to train and fly which takes 7 h 10 min and costs $170 - $500.

It takes approximately 8 h 6 min to get from Providence to Nova Scotia, including transfers.

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Nova Scotia, Canada?

Air Canada, Delta and three other airlines fly from Providence to Glace Bay every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to Halifax via Boston, Ma, Boston, MA - South Station, Bangor, ME, Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach, Houlton, Maine, Woodstock, NB, and Moncton, NB in around 18 h 51 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Montreal, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Boston to Halifax via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Providence to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,400
Flights from Providence to Sydney via Newark, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,400
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Halifax
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Ottawa, Montreal
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Toronto, Montreal
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto, Halifax
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Providence to Sydney via Newark, Halifax
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,500
Flights from Providence to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Sydney via Washington Dulles, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Boston to Halifax
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Providence to Sydney via Atlanta, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Providence to Sydney via Detroit, Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Providence to Sydney via Toronto
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Sydney via Washington Dulles, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Moncton via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston North Station Amtrak to Portland Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Maritimebus
Phone
+1 800-575-1807
Website
maritimebus.com
Bus from Moncton Airport to Truro, NS
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Woodstock, NB to Moncton, NB
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Bus from Moncton, NB to Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
maritimebus.com
Book at
maritimebus.betterez.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Portland, Me
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
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
Concord Coach Lines
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Book at
webstore.concordcoachlines.com
Amero Shuttle
Website
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Yarmouth to Halifax
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Cyr Bus Line
Website
johntcyrandsons.com
Bus from Bangor, Maine - Concord Coach to Houlton, Maine
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
johntcyrandsons.com
Ferry operators
Northumberland Ferries
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Portland, ME to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$107
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca

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