Directions from Providence to Waterbury

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Church St and Chapel St to State St and W Main St 229 / ...

$88 - $233

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI to New Haven, CT 3469 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Church St and Chapel St to State St and W Main St 229 / ...

$7 - $45

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Waterbury 115.2 miles

$11 - $17

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

You can take a bus from Providence to Waterbury via New Haven, CT, Union Ave and Union Station, and Church St and Chapel St in around 3 h 11 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Bus operators
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Church St and Chapel St to State St and W Main St
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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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
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Providence, Ri to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Providence and Waterbury is 139 km. The road distance is 184 km.

The cheapest way to get from Providence to Waterbury is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Providence to Waterbury is to drive which takes 2 h 3 min and costs $11 - $17.

No, there is no direct bus from Providence to Waterbury. However, there are services departing from Providence, RI and arriving at State St and W Main St via Union Ave and Union Station and Church St and Chapel St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Providence to Waterbury, including transfers.