There are 9 ways to get from Providence to Scranton by train, 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, bus via New York, Ny  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Scranton, Pa 206 / ...

$132 - $348

Cheapest option

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Scranton, Pa 206 / ...

$38 - $86

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Train, bus  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa 300

$134 - $348

Bus Go Buses  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI to Manhattan, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to University of Scranton Curbside Express NY to Scranton

$48 - $63

Drive  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Scranton 278.2 miles

$27 - $40

Fly Providence to Newark, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa

$190 - $595

Train to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia, bus  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  3. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Scranton, Pa

$93 - $465

Train to Boston, fly to Newark, bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  3. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa

$88 - $488

Fly Providence to Philadelphia, train, bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Philadelphia (PHL) PVD - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa

$207 - $632

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Scranton is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Scranton is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The distance between Providence and Scranton is 223 miles. The road distance is 278.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to get from Providence to Scranton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Scranton. However, there are services departing from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at Scranton, Pa via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 17 min.

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United Airlines offers flights from Providence Airport to Newark Airport.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Scranton.
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  • Distance: 222.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 6 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Scranton, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Providence to Scranton via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York, Ny in around 6 h 17 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
Train from Providence Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
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
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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 New York, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Scranton
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to University of Scranton
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
martztrailways.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Providence, RI to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
gobuses.com

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