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There are 5 ways to get from Providence to Yale University by train, bus or car

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Train via Chapel St and Church St  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station Acela Express / ...

$87 - $229

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Bus Go Buses  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, RI to New Haven, CT

$6 - $12

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station Acela Express / ...

$85 - $230

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to New Haven, Ct 3469 / ...

$17 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Yale University 103.5 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Providence to Yale University is to bus which costs $6 - $13 and takes 2 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Providence to Yale University is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Providence, Ri and arriving at New Haven, Ct. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Providence Amtrak Station station and arriving at New Haven Union Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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The distance between Providence and Yale University is 86 miles. The road distance is 103.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Providence to Yale University without a car is to train which takes 1 h 51 min and costs $85 - $230.

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Providence to Yale University, including transfers.

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Providence to Yale University bus services, operated by Go Buses, depart from Providence, RI station.

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Providence to Yale University train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Providence Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Providence to Yale University is to train which takes 1 h 51 min and costs $85 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $6 - $13 and takes 2 h 22 min.

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  • Distance: 86.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 51 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Providence to Yale University hourly. Tickets cost $85 - $230 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min. Alternatively, Go Buses operates a bus from Providence to Yale University hourly. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 2 h. DATTCO also services this route 3 times a week.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
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
Website
gobuses.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from Providence to New Haven, CT
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
us.megabus.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 Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40

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Providence to Yale University bus services, operated by Go Buses, arrive at New Haven, CT station.

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Providence to Yale University train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New Haven Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Providence to Yale University is 103 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to drive from Providence to Yale University.

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