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There are 8 ways to get from Providence to Shippensburg by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Harrisburg Amtrak Station Keystone Service / ...

$177 - $453

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Bus  •  12 h 50 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 (P.A.B.T) to Allentown, PA
  3. Take the bus from Allentown, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa

$51 - $124

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Train via Newark Penn Station  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Harrisburg Amtrak Station Keystone Service / ...

$153 - $406

Bus, train  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence to New York, NY
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Harrisburg Amtrak Station Keystone Service / ...

$53 - $152

Drive  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Shippensburg 394.3 miles

$35 - $60

Fly Providence to Washington Dulles, bus, taxi  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PVD - IAD
  2. Take the bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Hagerstown & Mva P&R
  3. Take a taxi from Hagerstown & Mva P&R to Shippensburg

$199 - $563

Train to Boston, fly to Harrisburg, bus, line 081 bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Harrisburg (MDT) BOS - MDT
  3. Take the bus from Market Square Transfer Center to Carlisle Commons Park & Ride Lot
  4. Take the line 081 bus from Carlisle Commons Park & Ride Lot to Shippensburg Walmart Park & Ride Lot

$187 - $721

Fly Providence to Philadelphia, train, bus, line 081 bus  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Philadelphia (PHL) PVD - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Harrisburg Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Carlisle Commons Park & Ride Lot
  4. Take the line 081 bus from Carlisle Commons Park & Ride Lot to Shippensburg Walmart Park & Ride Lot

$150 - $457

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Shippensburg is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 7 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Shippensburg is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 7 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Shippensburg. However, there are services departing from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at Lancaster Dr & Cumberland Dr via New York (P.A.B.T), Allentown, Pa, Harrisburg Transportation Center and Carlisle Commons Park & Ride Lot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 50 min.

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The distance between Providence and Shippensburg is 343 miles. The road distance is 394.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Shippensburg without a car is to train which takes 10 h 24 min and costs $170 - $460.

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It takes approximately 10 h 24 min to get from Providence to Shippensburg, including transfers.

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Providence to Shippensburg bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence station.

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The best way to get from Providence to Shippensburg is to train which takes 10 h 24 min and costs $170 - $460. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $130 and takes 12 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Providence Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 27 min.

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Providence to Shippensburg bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Harrisburg, Pa station.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Shippensburg.
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  • Distance: 342.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from Providence to Shippensburg via Philadelphia 30th Street Station, Harrisburg Amtrak Station, Harrisburg Transportation Center, and Carlisle Commons Park & Ride Lot in around 10 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to Shippensburg via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York (P.A.B.T), Allentown, PA, Allentown, Pa, Harrisburg, Pa, Harrisburg Transportation Center, and Carlisle Commons Park & Ride Lot in around 12 h 50 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Harrisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Harrisburg via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Boston to Harrisburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $290
First Class Seat
$240 - $390
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Harrisburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Newark Penn Station to Harrisburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Train from New York Penn Station to Harrisburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$190 - $280
Bus operators
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from Providence to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.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
Website
peterpanbus.com
Trans-bridge Lines
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Allentown, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Allentown, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from SHADY GROVE & station to Hagerstown & Mva P&R
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
CAT Transit
Phone
+1 717-238-8304
Website
cattransit.com
Bus from Market Square Transfer Center to Carlisle Commons Park & Ride Lot
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
cattransit.com
Book at
cattransit.com
Bus from Carlisle Commons Park & Ride Lot to Shippensburg Walmart Park & Ride Lot
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
cattransit.com
Book at
cattransit.com
Bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Carlisle Commons Park & Ride Lot
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
cattransit.com
Book at
cattransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hagerstown & Mva P&R to Shippensburg
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Bonnie's Transportation
Phone
+1 240-527-5377

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Shippensburg is 394 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to drive from Providence to Shippensburg.

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United Airlines offers flights from Providence Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Shippensburg. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Providence to Providence Airport is to line 20 bus which takes 34 min and costs $2.

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