There are 4 ways to get from Providence to Southington by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Acela Express / ...

$146 - $310

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal to Harford, CT
  2. Take the bus from Asylum St and High St to S Main St and Plantsville Park and Ride Lot 928 / ...

$32 - $55

2 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to Boston, Ma 3434 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct 2561 / ...

$45 - $89

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Southington 103.7 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Southington is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Southington is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The distance between Providence and Southington is 78 miles. The road distance is 103.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Southington without a car is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs $140 - $310.

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Providence to Southington, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Providence to Southington is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs $140 - $310. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $55 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Southington is 104 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Providence to Southington.

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There are 78+ hotels available in Southington. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 77.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Southington, CT, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Providence to Southington every 2 hours. Tickets cost $85 - $230 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to Southington via Harford, CT, Asylum St and High St, and S Main St and Plantsville Park and Ride Lot in around 3 h 30 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal to Harford, CT
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
peterpanbus.com
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Asylum St and High St to S Main St and Plantsville Park and Ride Lot
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station and Asylum Street to Plantsville, CT - Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
dattco.com
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 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
Bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40

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