Providence to Philadelphia train

Cheap train tickets from Providence to Philadelphia

Showing times and prices for Nov 27

Cheapest

238

Average

373

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Providence to Philadelphia is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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10:22PMProvidence Station6h26 04:48AM30th Street Station
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2381One-way
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07:20PMProvidence Station5h08 12:28AM30th Street Station
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2721One-way
12:57PMProvidence Station5h34 06:31PM30th Street Station
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3051One-way
06:20PMProvidence Station5h10 11:30PM30th Street Station
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3051One-way
03:50PMProvidence Station5h45 09:35PM30th Street Station
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3051One-way

Train schedule from Providence to Philadelphia

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07:15AMProvidence Station6h59 02:14PM30th Street Station
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09:19AMProvidence Station5h26 02:45PM30th Street Station
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09:41AMProvidence Station4h29 02:10PM30th Street Station
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10:41AMProvidence Station4h35 03:16PM30th Street Station
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11:40AMProvidence Station4h31 04:11PM30th Street Station
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12:33PMProvidence Station4h39 05:12PM30th Street Station
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12:57PMProvidence Station5h34 06:31PM30th Street Station
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01:44PMProvidence Station4h27 06:11PM30th Street Station
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02:19PMProvidence Station5h13 07:32PM30th Street Station
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03:37PMProvidence Station4h34 08:11PM30th Street Station
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03:50PMProvidence Station5h45 09:35PM30th Street Station
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04:40PMProvidence Station4h31 09:11PM30th Street Station
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06:20PMProvidence Station5h10 11:30PM30th Street Station
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07:20PMProvidence Station5h08 12:28AM30th Street Station
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10:22PMProvidence Station6h26 04:48AM30th Street Station
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Fastest train times from Providence to Philadelphia

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Fastest Journey

4 h 27 m

Average

5 h 9 m

Trains per day

15

Distance

378 km

Of the 15 trains that leave Providence for Philadelphia every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
01:44PMProvidence Station4h27 06:11PM30th Street Station
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4201One-way
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09:41AMProvidence Station4h29 02:10PM30th Street Station
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4671One-way
11:40AMProvidence Station4h31 04:11PM30th Street Station
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4201One-way
04:40PMProvidence Station4h31 09:11PM30th Street Station
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4671One-way
03:37PMProvidence Station4h34 08:11PM30th Street Station
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4671One-way

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Overview: Train from Providence to Philadelphia

distanceDistance234 miles (377 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price$51 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak or Amtrak

Trains from Providence to Philadelphia cover the 234 miles (377 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 5 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $51 (€46), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $34 (€30).

Train providers: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from Providence to Philadelphia trains

Find the best trains from Providence to Philadelphia with Omio's travel partners Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from $34 (€30). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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Amtrak Acela

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey between Providence and Philadelphia.

Providence to Philadelphia train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 23 min
  • Average Price: $34
  • Amtrak frequency: 8 a day

Acela is Amtrak’s flagship high-speed train service operating services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting major cities like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston. Acela trains are the fastest in the United States and can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). When booking an Acela train to Philadelphia from Providence, you can choose between Business Class and First Class. Although each class offers different levels of services and accommodations, amenities in both classes include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables, large tray tables, and spacious and comfortable seats with extra legroom. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

Providence to Philadelphia train information with Amtrak Acela:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 26 min
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 6 a day

Trains from Providence to Philadelphia

Providence, also known as Those Island, is famous for its textile manufacturing and the making of silverware and fine jewelry. The city is commonly referred to as creative capital from its architecture to the jewelry manufacturers. The distance from Providence city to Philadelphia, a city known as the birthplace of the US, with great museums, galleries, and the Philadelphia Eagles as well as the liberty bell, is approximately 236 miles (357 kilometers). Travelers can get from Providence to Philadelphia with ease, comfort, and speed via train. The train journey between the two cities takes an approximate duration of 4 hours and 30 minutes. Planning a trip from Providence to Philadelphia is easy with as many as 20 trains per day for travelers to choose from. The journey connection can either be direct or indirect. For the journey between the two cities, trains will depart from Providence RI, Amtrak/MBTA station and arrive at Philadelphia PA 30th Street.

Which train companies travel from Providence to Philadelphia?

Like many routes in the USA, trains from Providence to Philadelphia are provided by Amtrak company. The company has various trains for the multiple route connections from Providence to Philadelphia. Although the trains are all operated by Amtrak, there are disparities in terms of the duration taken to complete the journey, the route taken, as well as the departure and arrival time. For the trip from Providence to Philadelphia, Amtrak has two routes:- Acela services with nine trains; and Northeast Regional services with eight trains.

How long is the train ride from Providence to Philadelphia?

The distance by train from Providence to Philadelphia is approximately 236 miles (357 kilometers). This journey can be made in an approximate duration of 4 hours and 30 minutes. The length of the journey between the two cities, however, varies depending on the train taken, the route used, and whether it is a direct connection or an indirect connection. Indirect trains take a total of 6 hours and two minutes for the complete trip from Providence to Philadelphia. The indirect trains have a transfer that can last up to 1 hour and 30 minutes at New York Penn Station before completing the journey. The fastest direct train between the two cities takes four hours and 24 minutes.

How many trains are there from Providence to Philadelphia?

The train route from Providence RI, Amtrak/MBTA station to Philadelphia PA 30th Street, has a frequency of approximately 20 trains per day. 18 trains have direct connections, while two trains have an indirect connection with the transfer at New York Penn station. Acela train services offer nine trains each day while the Northeast train service has eight trains. The indirect trains are offered by two train services, Acela and Crescent. Both the indirect trains depart from Providence in the morning while the direct departures are spread throughout the day.

What are the departure and arrival stations for the trains from Providence to Philadelphia?

Departure station: For the journey by train from Providence to Philadelphia, departures are at Providence RI Amtrak/ MBTA station. The station is located less than half a mile (0.8 kilometers) from Providence city center and Downtown Providence. The distance between the city center to the station is just under half a mile (0.8 kilometers), while the distance to Downtown Providence is just over half a mile (0.8 kilometers), only slightly further. The station can be accessed using bus lines 58, 72, 51,50, 56, 57 from Providence city center via Tucker and Northman, which takes four to seven minutes. The buses run every ten minutes. From downtown Providence, you can access the station using bus number 31, R, 57, and 56, which take eight to 13 minutes. Cycling from the city center takes approximately five minutes while walking takes nine minutes. Facilities available at the station include ATMs, elevators, payphones, Quik-Trak machines, restrooms, vending machines, ticket sales office, Amtrak WiFi, lockers, and storage.

Arrival station: All trains from Providence to Philadelphia arrive at Philadelphia, 30th Street train station, located on Keystone and Northeast Corridor. The distance between Philadelphia city center to the train station is very little. The station can be accessed using either Megabus, SEPTA bus, JFK Blvd, tram line ten, or the subway from first Street station MFL. The train station is within two to five minutes' walking distance from the bus station, MFL station, and the trolley station. Facilities available at the train station include ClubAcela, shops, a food court, Saxby Coffee, and Dunkin' Donuts. Parking options are available and the station is accessible for those with impaired mobility. The station also has luggage storage facilities and lockers.

Travel Tips: Trains from Providence to Philadelphia

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Philadelphia easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Providence to Philadelphia.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Providence to Philadelphia to cost as little as $34 (€30)  in the next 7 days.
The Providence to Philadelphia train ticket price is on average $51 (€46)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Providence to Philadelphia by train to be approximately 234 miles (377 km).
The Providence to Philadelphia train duration is on average 5 h 5 min, which is to be expected when traveling 234 miles (377 km) from Providence to Philadelphia. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
For the best Providence to Philadelphia train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak or Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Providence and Philadelphia to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 14 direct trains per day from Providence to Philadelphia. You can look to travel with Amtrak or Amtrak  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Providence to Philadelphia. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Providence to Philadelphia at 12: 55 PM. The last train from Providence to Philadelphia that you can take departs at 12: 55 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Providence to Philadelphia schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
You can find trains from Providence to Philadelphia to cost on average $51 (€46) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Providence to Philadelphia train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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