There are 9 ways to get from Virginia to Rhode Island by plane, train, subway, bus 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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Fly Reagan Washington to Providence  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Providence (PVD) DCA - PVD

$59 - $304

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Norfolk, Va to New York, Ny 904 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence

$56 - $137

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Fly Richmond to Boston, train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Boston (BOS) RIC - BOS
  2. Take the train from South Station to South Attleboro

$135 - $306

Fly Reagan Washington to Boston, train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Boston (BOS) DCA - BOS
  2. Take the train from South Station to South Attleboro

$118 - $334

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Providence  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Providence (PVD) IAD - PVD

$120 - $461

Subway to Baltimore, fly to Providence  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to NEW CARROLLTON station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Providence (PVD) BWI - PVD

$88 - $522

Train  •  13 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Norfolk Amtrak to Providence Amtrak Northeast Regional

$124 - $254

Bus Megabus  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Virginia Beach, VA to Philadelphia, PA
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia PA to New York
  3. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY to Providence, RI

$63 - $89

Drive  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Virginia Beach to Providence 538.9 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Virginia to Rhode Island is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 10 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Virginia to Rhode Island is to fly which costs $55 - $310 and takes 3 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Virginia to Rhode Island. However, there are services departing from Parks & 19Th and arriving at 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence via Norfolk, Va and New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 40 min.

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The distance between Virginia and Rhode Island is 492 miles. The road distance is 538.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Virginia to Rhode Island without a car is to train which takes 13 h 52 min and costs $120 - $260.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Virginia to Rhode Island, including transfers.

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Virginia to Rhode Island bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Norfolk, Va station.

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The best way to get from Virginia to Rhode Island is to fly which takes 3 h 46 min and costs $55 - $310. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $120 - $260 and takes 13 h 52 min, you could also bus, which costs $55 - $140 and takes 15 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Providence Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Virginia 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 Virginia to Rhode Island is 539 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 10 min to drive from Virginia to Rhode Island.

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Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Providence Airport.

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  • Distance: 491.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

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

Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Alexandria to Warwick every 4 hours. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Virginia Beach to Providence twice a week. Tickets cost $120 - $250 and the journey takes 12 h 17 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Richmond to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Richmond to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Baltimore to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Richmond to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Richmond to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Washington Dulles to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Richmond to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Norfolk Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$190 - $250
Bus operators
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 Norfolk, Va to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $100
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Virginia Beach, VA to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Philadelphia PA to New York
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Book at
megabus.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

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