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There are 4 ways to get from Quincy to Rhode Island by subway, 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.

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Subway, train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the subway from Quincy Center to South Station Red Line
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station Acela Express / ...

$17

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston to Providence 3469 / ...

$14 - $33

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Quincy to Providence 42.6 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Quincy to Providence 42.6 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Quincy to Rhode Island is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Quincy to Rhode Island is to taxi which costs $220 - $270 and takes 46 min.

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The distance between Quincy and Rhode Island is 44 miles. The road distance is 42.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Quincy to Rhode Island without a car is to subway and train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs $17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Quincy to Rhode Island, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Quincy to Rhode Island is 43 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Quincy to Rhode Island.

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There are 71+ hotels available in Rhode Island. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Quincy to Rhode Island.
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  • Distance: 44.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

What companies run services between Quincy, MA, USA and Rhode Island, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Quincy to Providence every 3 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Greyhound USA also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Quincy Center to South Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
MBTA
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
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 Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
Other operators
Taxi from Quincy to Providence
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
http://bpdnews.com/
Website
bpdnews.com
Top Cab
Phone
+1 617-266-4800
Metro Cab
Phone
+1 617-782-5500
Website
boston-cab.com
Boston Cab
Phone
+1 617-536-5010
Website
bostoncab.us

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