There are 8 ways to get from Seattle to Providence by plane, train, ferry, bus or car

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Fly to Boston, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Boston (BOS) SEA - BOS
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak

$159 - $464

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Fly to Providence  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Providence (PVD) SEA - PVD

$235 - $856

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to New York JFK (JFK) SEA - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak

$199 - $492

Fly to Provincetown, ferry, train  •  12 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Provincetown (PVC) SEA - PVC
  2. Take the ferry from MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA to World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA
  3. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak

$470 - $1,687

Train  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station
  3. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak

$408 - $1,356

Bus  •  3 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, WA to Portland, OR
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Frisco
  4. Take the bus from Frisco to New York, Ny
  5. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence

$337 - $863

Bus, train  •  4 days 23 h

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, WA to Vancouver, BC
  2. Take the train from Vancouver to Toronto
  3. Take the train from Toronto to New York
  4. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY to Providence, RI

$391 - $1,414

Drive  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Drive from Seattle to Providence 3084.7 miles

$300 - $440

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Seattle to Providence. However, there are services departing from Seattle, WA and arriving at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence via Portland, Or, Denver, Co, Frisco and New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 12 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Seattle station to Providence. However, there are services departing from Seattle King Street Station and arriving at Providence Amtrak via Chicago Union Station and Boston Back Bay Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20 h.

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The distance between Seattle and Providence is 2500 miles. The road distance is 3084.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Providence without a car is to train which takes 2 days 20 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 7 min to get from Seattle to Providence, including transfers.

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Seattle to Providence bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Seattle, WA station.

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Seattle to Providence train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Seattle King Street Station.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Providence is to fly which takes 9 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 20 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 3 days 12 h.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 5 h 12 min.

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Seattle to Providence bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence station.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Providence.
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  • Distance: 2500.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 7 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Providence, RI, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Seattle to Providence hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Seattle to Providence via Chicago Union Station and Boston Back Bay Station in around 2 days 20 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Boston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Providence via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Seattle to Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Boston via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Provincetown via Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Seattle to Provincetown via New York JFK, Boston
Ave. Duration
11 h 1 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Flights from Seattle to Provincetown via Chicago O'Hare, Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Boston via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Providence via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Providence via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Seattle to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Seattle to Provincetown via Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from Seattle to Provincetown via Minneapolis, Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from Seattle to Provincetown via Chicago O'Hare, Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Seattle to Provincetown via Newark, Boston
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
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 Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$49
Business Class
$80 - $140
First Class
$198
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
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
Train from Back Bay to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
45 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 days 23 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$290 - $410
Economy
$550 - $750
Economy Plus
$750 - $1,100
Business
$800 - $1,200
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,400 - $2,000
Train from Toronto to New York
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $250
Business
$180 - $260
Business Plus/Sleeper
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Seattle, WA to Portland, OR
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Seattle, WA to Vancouver, BC
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Website
boltbus.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 Portland, Or to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Bus from Denver, Co to Frisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Frisco to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
44 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$170 - $290
Flexible
$340 - $440
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Denver Bus Center - Greyhound to Frisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.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
Website
peterpanbus.com
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY to Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18
Website
gobuses.com
Ferry operators
Bay State Cruise Company
Phone
+1 617-748-1428
Website
baystatecruisecompany.com
Ferry from MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA to World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
baystatecruisecompany.com
Boston Harbor Cruises
Website
bostonharborcruises.com
Ferry from Provincetown Ferry Terminal to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
bostonharborcruises.com

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Providence is 3 h ahead of Seattle. It is currently 5:17 AM in Seattle and 8:17 AM in Providence.

Seattle to Providence train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Providence Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Providence is 3085 miles. It takes approximately 2 days 0 h to drive from Seattle to Providence.

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JetBlue Airways, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Delta offer flights from Seattle Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 85+ hotels available in Providence. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 34 min and costs .

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