How to get from Providence to Stamford

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak Acela Express

$100 - $270

Cheapest option

Bus Go Buses  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI to New Haven, CT via New Haven
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to Stamford, Ct 3469 / ...

$15 - $44

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to Stamford, Ct 3423 / ...

$20 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Stamford 145.5 miles

$14 - $21

Fly, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak

$231 - $723

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Providence to Stamford hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $270 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to Stamford via New Haven, CT and New Haven, Ct in around 3 h 32 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $210
First Class Seat
$180 - $270
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Providence, RI to New Haven, CT
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
gobuses.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Haven, Ct to Stamford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Providence, Ri to Stamford, Ct
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Providence and Stamford is 197 km. The road distance is 233 km.

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Stamford is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Providence to Stamford is to train which takes 2 h 20 min and costs $100 - $270.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Providence Amtrak and arriving at Stamford Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Providence, Ri and arriving at Stamford, Ct. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

The train from Providence Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak takes 2 h 20 min including transfers and departs hourly.