There are 11 ways to get from Rhode Island to Tennessee by plane, train, bus 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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Fly Providence to Chattanooga  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Chattanooga (CHA) PVD - CHA

$200 - $874

Cheapest option

Bus NYTN Bus  •  24 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to Boston, Ma
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY to Nashville, TN

$101 - $184

9 alternative options

Fly Providence to Knoxville  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Knoxville (TYS) PVD - TYS

$267 - $1,072

Fly Providence to Nashville  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Nashville (BNA) PVD - BNA

$190 - $860

Train to Boston, fly to Nashville  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from South Attleboro to Back Bay
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Nashville (BNA) BOS - BNA

$126 - $481

Fly Providence to Atlanta, bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Atlanta (ATL) PVD - ATL
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta Airport to Chattanooga

$158 - $331

Train, bus NYTN Bus  •  20 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Nashville, TN

$181 - $435

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional, bus  •  24 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak Northeast Regional
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke, Va to Nashville, Tn 1511 / ...

$166 - $368

Bus Wanda Coach  •  27 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Nashville Nyc

$121 - $141

Train Amtrak, bus  •  30 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Birmingham Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Nashville, Tn

$269 - $753

Drive  •  18 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Nashville 1075.4 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rhode Island to Tennessee is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 18 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rhode Island to Tennessee is to fly which costs $260 - $1,100 and takes 5 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rhode Island to Tennessee. However, there are services departing from Providence, Ri and arriving at Nashville, TN via Boston, MA, New York, NY and Nashville, TN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 2 min.

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The distance between Rhode Island and Tennessee is 897 miles. The road distance is 1075.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Rhode Island to Tennessee without a car is to train and bus which takes 20 h 55 min and costs $180 - $440.

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It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Rhode Island to Tennessee, including transfers.

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Rhode Island to Tennessee bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Providence, Ri station.

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The best way to get from Rhode Island to Tennessee is to fly which takes 5 h 52 min and costs $200 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $190 and takes 24 h 2 min.

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There is no direct flight from Providence Airport to Chattanooga Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 17 min and has one stopover.

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Rhode Island to Tennessee bus services, operated by NYTN Bus, arrive at Nashville, TN station.

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Map of how to get from Rhode Island to Tennessee.
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  • Distance: 897.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 52 min

What companies run services between Rhode Island, USA and Tennessee, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Warwick to East Chattanooga hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to Nashville via Boston, Ma, Boston, MA, New York, New York, NY, and Nashville, TN in around 24 h 2 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Providence to Chattanooga via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Providence to Chattanooga via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Providence to Chattanooga via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Providence to Chattanooga via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Nashville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Providence to Nashville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Providence to Atlanta via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Flights from Providence to Atlanta via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Flights from Providence to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Providence to Nashville via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Providence to Nashville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Providence to Nashville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Boston to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Providence to Atlanta via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Providence to Atlanta via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Providence to Chattanooga via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Providence to Chattanooga via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Nashville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Providence to Nashville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Boston to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Providence to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Chattanooga via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Knoxville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Providence to Nashville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Providence to Nashville via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Nashville via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Providence to Atlanta via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Nashville
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$190 - $250
Amtrak

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Birmingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
Groome Transport
Website
groometransportation.com
Bus from Atlanta Airport to Chattanooga
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
groometransportation.com
NYTN Bus
Website
nytnbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Nashville, TN
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
nytnbus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.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.

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Contact Details
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
Bus from Roanoke, Va to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Nashville
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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