There are 5 ways to get from Providence to Provincetown by train, ferry, bus, car or plane

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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Train, ferry  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA Fast Ferry

$68 - $223

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center Bos / ...
  3. Take the bus from Hyannis, MA to Provincetown, MA 800

$42 - $72

3 alternative options

Train, ferry via Market Basket  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from South Attleboro to South Station Providence/Stoughton Line
  2. Take the ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA Fast Ferry

$67 - $72

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Provincetown 120.1 miles

$11 - $17

Train, fly  •  2 h 53 min

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

$135 - $557

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Provincetown is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Provincetown is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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The distance between Providence and Provincetown is 66 miles. The road distance is 120.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Providence to Provincetown, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Provincetown. However, there are services departing from Providence, Ri and arriving at Provincetown, MA via Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center and Hyannis, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 29 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Provincetown is 120 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to drive from Providence to Provincetown.

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Providence to Provincetown bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York station.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Provincetown.
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  • Distance: 65.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

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

You can take a bus from Providence to Provincetown via Boston, Ma, Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center, Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center, and Hyannis, MA in around 5 h 29 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Provincetown
Ave. Duration
31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
56 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 Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from South Attleboro to South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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
Plymouth & Brockton
Website
p-b.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
p-b.com
Bus from Hyannis, MA to Provincetown, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
p-b.com
Ferry operators
Bay State Cruise Company
Phone
+1 617-748-1428
Website
baystatecruisecompany.com
Ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
baystatecruisecompany.com
Boston Harbor Cruises
Website
bostonharborcruises.com
Ferry from Boston to Provincetown Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
bostonharborcruises.com

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