There are 5 ways to get from Toms River to Rhode Island by bus, train, car, night bus or plane

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Bus, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Port Authority Bus Terminal 137 / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$57 - $70

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Bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Port Authority Bus Terminal 137 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence 3434 / ...

$27 - $76

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Toms River to Providence 255 miles

$25 - $40

Night bus to Newark, fly  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the night bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Broad St At Camp St
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD

$180 - $572

Night bus, train to Philadelphia, fly  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the night bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Newark Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Providence (PVD) PHL - PVD

$196 - $608

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Toms River to Rhode Island. However, there are services departing from Toms River Park & Ride and arriving at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

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The distance between Toms River and Rhode Island is 187 miles. The road distance is 255 miles.

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The best way to get from Toms River to Rhode Island without a car is to bus and train which takes 5 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Toms River to Rhode Island, including transfers.

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Toms River to Rhode Island bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Toms River Park & Ride station.

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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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Toms River to Rhode Island bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Toms River to Rhode Island is 255 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to drive from Toms River to Rhode Island.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Providence Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from Toms River to Rhode Island.
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  • Distance: 187.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

What companies run services between Toms River, NJ, USA and Rhode Island, USA?

You can take a bus from Toms River to Providence via Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 5 h 34 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $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.

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
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$49
Business Class
$80 - $140
First Class
$198
Train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Night bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Broad St At Camp St
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Night bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.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
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 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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