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There are 8 ways to get from Providence to Toms River by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride 319 / ...

$121 - $320

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride 319 / ...

$27 - $58

6 alternative options

Bus Go Buses  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI to Manhattan, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Broadway & Vessey St. to Toms River, NJ

$39 - $42

Drive  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Toms River 258.8 miles

$25 - $40

Fly Providence to Newark, bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride

$191 - $591

Train to Boston, fly to Newark, bus  •  6 h 11 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 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride

$89 - $484

Train to Boston, fly to New York JFK, bus  •  6 h 16 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 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride

$84 - $476

Bus to Worcester, fly to New York JFK, bus  •  7 h 17 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 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride

$139 - $700

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Toms River is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Toms River is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Toms River. However, there are services departing from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence and arriving at Toms River Park & Ride via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

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The distance between Providence and Toms River is 196 miles. The road distance is 258.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Toms River without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 17 min and costs $120 - $320.

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Providence to Toms River, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Providence Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 12 min.

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Providence to Toms River bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Toms River Park & Ride station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Toms River is 259 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to drive from Providence to Toms River.

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Map of how to get from Providence to Toms River.
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  • Distance: 195.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 17 min

What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Toms River, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Providence to Toms River via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 5 h 34 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
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Worcester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
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
Hourly
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
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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
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
Website
gobuses.com
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Broadway & Vessey St. to Toms River, NJ
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
academybus.com

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United Airlines offers flights from Providence Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 80+ hotels available in Toms River. Prices start at $62 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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