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There are 4 ways to get from University of Massachusetts Amherst to Providence by bus, train or car

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

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Bus, train  •  2h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Haigis Mall, UMASS Amherst, Amherst, MA to South Station, Boston, MA Peter Pan
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station Acela Express / ...

$29 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Haigis Mall, UMASS Amherst, Amherst, MA to Union Station, Springfield, MA Peter Pan
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Providence, RI - Providence Terminal Peter Pan

$24 - $51

2 alternative options

Bus via Boston  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Haigis Mall, UMASS Amherst, Amherst, MA to South Station, Boston, MA Peter Pan
  2. Take the bus from Boston to Providence Peter Pan / ...

$26 - $49

Drive  •  1h 41m

  1. Drive from University of Massachusetts Amherst to Providence 88.1 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from University of Massachusetts Amherst to Providence is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from University of Massachusetts Amherst to Providence is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from University of Massachusetts Amherst to Providence. However, there are services departing from Haigis Mall, UMASS Amherst, Amherst, MA and arriving at Providence, RI - Providence Terminal via Springfield, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 28m.

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The distance between University of Massachusetts Amherst and Providence is 70 miles. The road distance is 88.1 miles.

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The best way to get from University of Massachusetts Amherst to Providence without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 58m and costs $29 - $40.

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It takes approximately 2h 58m to get from University of Massachusetts Amherst to Providence, including transfers.

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University of Massachusetts Amherst to Providence bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Haigis Mall, UMASS Amherst, Amherst, MA station.

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University of Massachusetts Amherst to Providence bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Providence, RI - Providence Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between University of Massachusetts Amherst to Providence is 88 miles. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from University of Massachusetts Amherst to Providence.

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There are 80+ hotels available in Providence. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from University of Massachusetts Amherst to Providence.
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  • Distance: 69.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 58m

What companies run services between University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA, USA and Providence, RI, USA?

You can take a bus from University of Massachusetts Amherst to Providence via Haigis Mall, UMASS Amherst, Amherst, MA, Union Station, Springfield, MA, and Springfield, MA in around 3h 28m.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
MBTA
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Haigis Mall, UMASS Amherst, Amherst, MA to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Haigis Mall, UMASS Amherst, Amherst, MA to Union Station, Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield, MA to Providence, RI - Providence Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $23
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 Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25

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