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There are 7 ways to get from Providence to Orono by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Providence to South Station
  2. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to Bangor, ME

6 alternative options

Train, bus via Portland

  1. Take the train from Providence to Back Bay
  2. Take the train from Boston to Portland
  3. Take the bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME

Drive

  1. Drive from Providence to Orono

Train, fly to Bangor

  1. Take the train from Providence to South Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Bangor (BGR)

Train, fly to Rockland, Amtrak Thruway

  1. Take the train from Providence to South Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Rockland (RKD)
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Rockland, ME to Orono, ME / UMaine

Train, fly to Augusta, bus

  1. Take the train from Providence to South Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Augusta (AUG)
  3. Take the bus from Augusta, ME to Orono, ME

Train, fly to Bar Harbor, bus

  1. Take the train from Providence to South Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Bar Harbor (BHB)
  3. Take the bus from Acadia Gateway Center to Bangor - Eastern Maine Medical Center
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The most affordable way to get from Providence to Orono is to drive, which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Orono is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5h 5m.

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The distance between Providence and Orono is 254 miles. The road distance is 296 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Orono without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 40m and costs $40 - $170.

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It takes approximately 7h 40m to get from Providence to Orono, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Bangor Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 6m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Orono is 296 miles. It takes approximately 5h 5m to drive from Providence to Orono.

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Delta offers flights from Boston Airport to Bangor Airport.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Orono. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Orono.
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  • Distance: 253.7 miles
  • Duration: 7h 40m

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Orono, ME, USA?

There is no direct connection from Providence to Orono. However, you can take the train to South Station, take the walk to Boston South Buses, take the bus to Bangor, ME, take the walk to Airport Mall, take the bus to Bangor Depot, then take the bus to Main Street Orono. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Providence to Orono via Back Bay, Back Bay, North Station, Boston, Portland, Portland, ME, Bangor, ME, Airport Mall, and Bangor Depot in around 9h 19m.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Rockland
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Flights from Boston to Augusta
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Flights from Boston to Bar Harbor
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Bangor
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $390
Train operators
MBTA
Phone
+1-617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $13
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$11 - $13
Train from Providence to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $13
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$10 - $13
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$75 - $110
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$75 - $110
Business Seat - Child
$70 - $110
First Class - Adult
$120 - $180
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$120 - $180
First Class - Child
$120 - $170
Train from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$75 - $110
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$75 - $110
Business Seat - Child
$70 - $110
First Class - Adult
$120 - $180
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$120 - $170
First Class - Child
$120 - $170
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$13 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$25 - $75
Business Class Seat
$40 - $100
Train from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$13 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$25 - $75
Business Class Seat
$40 - $100
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to Portland
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $65
Bus operators
Concord Coach Lines
Phone
+1 800-639-3317
Email
info@concordcoachlines.com
Website
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Portland, ME to Bangor, ME
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Bus from Augusta, ME to Orono, ME
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
concordcoachlines.com
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Rockland, ME to Orono, ME / UMaine
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Downeast Transportation Inc.
Phone
(207) 667-5796
Email
info@downeasttrans.org
Website
downeasttrans.org
Bus from Acadia Gateway Center to Bangor - Eastern Maine Medical Center
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$0 - $9
Schedules at
downeasttrans.org
Acadia free shuttles
$0
Down East services
$5 - $9

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