There are 5 ways to get from Times Square to Rhode Island by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$110 - $300

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Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence 3434 / ...

$19 - $55

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Times Square to Providence 182.1 miles

$17 - $26

Fly Newark to Providence  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD

$184 - $569

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the train from South Station to South Attleboro

$96 - $302

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Providence Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Times Square and Rhode Island is 144 miles. The road distance is 182.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Times Square to Rhode Island without a car is to train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs .

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The train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak takes 2 h 56 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Times Square to Rhode Island bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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Times Square to Rhode Island train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Times Square to Rhode Island is to train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 35 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Providence Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 4 min.

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Times Square to Rhode Island 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 Times Square to Rhode Island.
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  • Distance: 144.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and Rhode Island, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Times Square to Providence hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $300 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Times Square to Providence every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min. Greyhound USA also services this route hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
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 New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $230
First Class Seat
$200 - $300
Bus operators
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
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 New York, Ny to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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Times Square to Rhode Island train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Providence Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Times Square to Rhode Island is 182 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to drive from Times Square to Rhode Island.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Providence Airport.

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Book your Times Square to Rhode Island bus tickets online with Busbud and Greyhound.

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There are 75+ hotels available in Rhode Island. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Times Square to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs .

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