There are 5 ways to get from Providence to Waltham by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, line 502 bus  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the line 502 bus from Saint James Ave @ Dartmouth St to Washington St @ Bacon St 502 / ...

$62 - $163

Cheapest option

Train, line 553 bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the line 553 bus from Federal St @ Franklin St to Carter St @ Waltham Comm Rail Sta 553 / ...

$9 - $164

3 alternative options

Bus, line 553 bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to Boston, Ma 3434 / ...
  2. Take the line 553 bus from Otis St @ Summer St to Carter St @ Waltham Comm Rail Sta 553 / ...

$14 - $31

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Providence to Waltham 48.2 miles

$250 - $310

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Waltham 48.2 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Waltham is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Waltham is to taxi which takes 53 min and costs $250 - $310.

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The distance between Providence and Waltham is 63 km. The road distance is 77 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Providence to Waltham, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Waltham. However, there are services departing from Providence, Ri and arriving at Carter St @ Waltham Comm Rail Sta via Otis St @ Summer St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Providence, RI, USA and Waltham, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Providence to Waltham via Boston, Ma and Otis St @ Summer St in around 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Saint James Ave @ Dartmouth St to Washington St @ Bacon St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus from Federal St @ Franklin St to Carter St @ Waltham Comm Rail Sta
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus from Otis St @ Summer St to Carter St @ Waltham Comm Rail Sta
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
mbta.com
Greyhound USA
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
Other operators
Taxi from Providence to Waltham
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$250 - $310
Action Taxi Response
Phone
+1 401-680-0620
Website
actiontaxiresponse.com

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