There are 7 ways to get from Providence to Staten Island by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$119 - $308

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal 3469 / ...
  2. Take the bus from W 42 St/8 Av to Eltingville/Transit Center Sim8 / ...

$22 - $61

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Drive  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Staten Island 205.4 miles

$20 - $30

Fly Providence to Newark, bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR
  2. Take the bus from Broadway/Barclay St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St

$178 - $565

Train to Boston, fly to New York JFK, train, subway, bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
  4. Take the subway from Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr to 86 St
  5. Take the bus from 4 Av/86 St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St

$81 - $464

Train to Boston, fly to Newark, train, bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark to World Trade Center
  4. Take the bus from Broadway/Barclay St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St

$76 - $458

Bus to Worcester, fly to New York JFK, train, subway, bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal to Worcester
  2. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to New York JFK (JFK) ORH - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
  4. Take the subway from Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr to 86 St
  5. Take the bus from 4 Av/86 St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St

$136 - $688

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Staten Island is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Staten Island is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Staten Island. However, there are services departing from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at Eltingville/Transit Center via W 42 St/8 Av. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 57 min.

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The distance between Providence and Staten Island is 167 miles. The road distance is 205.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Staten Island without a car is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs $110 - $310.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Providence to Staten Island, including transfers.

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Providence to Staten Island 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 Staten Island is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs $110 - $310. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $22 - $65 and takes 4 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Providence Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 17 min.

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Providence to Staten Island bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at Eltingville/Transit Center station.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Staten Island.
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  • Distance: 167.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Staten Island, NY, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Providence to Staten Island every 2 hours. Tickets cost $110 - $300 and the journey takes 3 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to Staten Island via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and W 42 St/8 Av in around 4 h 57 min.

Airlines
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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Worcester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 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 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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
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
Bus from Providence, RI - Providence Terminal to Worcester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.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 New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from W 42 St/8 Av to Eltingville/Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Broadway/Barclay St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from 4 Av/86 St to Hylan Bl/Buffalo St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info

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