There are 5 ways to get from Scranton to Providence by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton to New York, NY - P.A.B.T 110 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence 3434 / ...

$52 - $102

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton to New York, NY - P.A.B.T 110 / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$82 - $96

Bus, train via Stroudsburg, Pa  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Stroudsburg, Pa 110 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stroudsburg/ Delaware Water Gap to New York, NY - P.A.B.T 341 / ...
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak

$85 - $127

Drive  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Scranton to Providence 276.5 miles

$27 - $40

Fly  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to Providence (PVD) AVP - PVD

$186 - $804

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Scranton to Providence is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 52 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Scranton to Providence is to fly which costs $180 - $850 and takes 4 h 34 min.

More details

The distance between Scranton and Providence is 223 miles. The road distance is 276.5 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Scranton to Providence, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Scranton to Providence. However, there are services departing from Scranton and arriving at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 52 min.

More details

What companies run services between Scranton, PA, USA and Providence, RI, USA?

You can take a bus from Scranton to Providence via New York, NY - P.A.B.T and New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 6 h 52 min. Alternatively, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Scranton to Providence hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Providence via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Providence via Washington Dulles, Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Providence via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$49
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$49
Business Class
$80 - $140
First Class
$198
Bus operators
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to New York, NY - P.A.B.T
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to Stroudsburg DWG
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Stroudsburg/ Delaware Water Gap to New York, NY - P.A.B.T
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA
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 New York, Ny to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Stroudsburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.