There are 3 ways to get from Vermont to Rhode Island 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.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Burlingt Transit Ctr to Boston, Ma 3542 / ...
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$87 - $224

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Transit Center to State Street/People's United Bank 86
  2. Take the bus from Montpelier to Boston, MA
  3. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri

$32 - $58

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Burlington to Providence 263.2 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between Vermont, USA and Rhode Island, USA?

You can take a bus from Burlington to Providence via State Street/People's United Bank, Montpelier, Boston, MA, and Boston, Ma in around 6 h 42 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Burlingt Transit Ctr to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Boston, Ma to Providence, Ri
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Green Mountain Transit
Phone
(802) 864-2282
Website
ridegmt.com
Bus from Downtown Transit Center to State Street/People's United Bank
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ridegmt.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Vermont and Rhode Island is 320 km. The road distance is 421 km.

The cheapest way to get from Vermont to Rhode Island is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Vermont to Rhode Island is to drive which takes 4 h 31 min and costs $25 - $40.

No, there is no direct bus from Vermont to Rhode Island. However, there are services departing from Downtown Transit Center and arriving at Providence, Ri via Montpelier and Boston, Ma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Vermont to Rhode Island, including transfers.