Travel from Rhode-Island to California

Bus or train from Rhode Island to California?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Providence to Los Angeles hourly. Tickets cost $60 - $160 and the journey takes 42 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Providence to Los Angeles every 4 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Rhode Island to California

From Cumberland taxi to South Attleboro, train to Copley T Station, bus to Boston airport, fly to San Diego airport, then line 992 bus to San Diego. 9 h 38 min $283. From Cumberland taxi to South Attleboro, train to Copley T Station, bus to Boston airport, fly to San Francisco airport, then BART to San Francisco. 9 h 45 min $278. From Cumberland taxi to South Attleboro, train to Copley T Station, bus to Boston airport, fly to Oakland airport, BART to Coliseum, then BART to Oakland. 9 h 52 min $311. From Cumberland taxi to South Attleboro, train to Copley T Station, bus to Boston airport, fly to San Jose airport, line 10 bus to Metroairport Station, then line 901 tram to San Jose. 10 h 6 min $305. From Cumberland taxi to South Attleboro, train to Copley T Station, bus to Boston airport, fly to Los Angeles airport, then bus to Los Angeles. 10 h 16 min $301. From Cumberland taxi to South Attleboro, train to Copley T Station, bus to Boston airport, fly to Long Beach airport, then line 111 bus to Long Beach. 10 h 28 min $323. From Coventry taxi to Providence Amtrak, train to Bus Lanes, line 62 bus to Newark airport, fly to San Diego airport, then line 992 bus to San Diego. 11 h 48 min $565. From Coventry taxi to Providence Amtrak, train to Bus Lanes, line 62 bus to Newark airport, fly to Los Angeles airport, then bus to Los Angeles. 12 h 37 min $553. From Providence Amtrak train to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak, train to Chicago Union Station Amtrak, then train to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. 2 days 19 h $1,016. From 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, 02903, United States of America bus to New York, NY, bus to 7th / Decatur, then line 18 bus to 5th / San Pedro. 2 days 21 h $292. From Providence drive to Los Angeles. 47 h 30 min $359.

How long does it take to get from Rhode Island to California?

It takes approximately 9 h 38 min to get from Rhode Island to California.
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      1 Train to Boston, fly to San Diego
      • One-Way approx: USD $186 - $756
      • Duration: 9 h 38 min
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      • Duration: 9 h 45 min
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      3 Train to Boston, fly to Oakland
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      6 Train to Boston, fly to Long Beach
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      7 Train to Newark, fly to San Diego
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      8 Train to Newark, fly to Los Angeles
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