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There are 4 ways to get from Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge to Rhode Island by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  1h 19m

  1. Take the subway from Charles/MGH to South Station Red Line
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Acela / ...

$10 - $73

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 34m

  1. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Convention Center, Providence, RI Peter Pan / ...

$15 - $24

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge to Providence 47.9 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge to Providence 47.9 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge to Rhode Island is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 58 min.

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The fastest way to get from Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge to Rhode Island is to taxi. Taking this option will cost $160 - $200 and takes 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge to Rhode Island. However, there are services departing from Charles/MGH and arriving at Providence via Boston South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 19m.

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The distance between Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge and Rhode Island is 48 miles. The road distance is 47.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge to Rhode Island without a car is to subway and train which takes 1h 19m and costs $9 - $75.

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It takes approximately 1h 19m to get from Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge to Rhode Island, including transfers.

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Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge to Rhode Island train services, operated by MBTA, depart from Charles/MGH station.

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Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge to Rhode Island train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Providence station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge to Rhode Island is 48 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge to Rhode Island.

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  • Distance: 48 miles
  • Duration: 1h 19m

What companies run services between Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge, MA, USA and Rhode Island, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Convention Center, Providence, RI 3 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 1h 10m. Greyhound USA also services this route once daily.

Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Charles/MGH to South Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Convention Center, Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$28 - $45
Other operators
Taxi from Royal Sonesta Boston, Cambridge to Providence
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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