The cheapest trains from Washington, DC to Providence

Showing times and prices for Oct 18

Cheapest

$88

Average

$232

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Washington, DC to Providence will cost around $ 232 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 88.

Cheapest
10:00PMUnion Station8h45 06:45AMProvidence Station
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$881One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:01AMUnion Station7h29 05:30PMProvidence Station
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$1811One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:55AMUnion Station7h24 07:19PMProvidence Station
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$1811One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:52AMUnion Station6h53 03:45PMProvidence Station
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$1811One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:05AMUnion Station7h21 02:26PMProvidence Station
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$1811One-way

Timetable Washington, DC to Providence

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04:45AMUnion Station7h14 11:59AMProvidence Station
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04:50AMUnion Station6h09 10:59AMProvidence Station
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06:50AMUnion Station6h10 01:00PMProvidence Station
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07:05AMUnion Station7h21 02:26PMProvidence Station
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08:50AMUnion Station6h16 03:06PMProvidence Station
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08:52AMUnion Station6h53 03:45PMProvidence Station
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10:01AMUnion Station7h29 05:30PMProvidence Station
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11:55AMUnion Station7h24 07:19PMProvidence Station
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12:50PMUnion Station6h08 06:58PMProvidence Station
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01:55PMUnion Station7h13 09:08PMProvidence Station
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02:50PMUnion Station6h13 09:03PMProvidence Station
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03:50PMUnion Station6h14 10:04PMProvidence Station
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03:52PMUnion Station7h37 11:29PMProvidence Station
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10:00PMUnion Station8h45 06:45AMProvidence Station
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The fastest trains from Washington, DC to Providence

Showing times and prices for Oct 18

Fastest Journey

6 h 8 m

Average

6 h 56 m

Trains per day

14

Distance

577 km

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

These direct trains cover the 577 km distance in an average of 6 h 56 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 6 h 8 m .

The slowest trains will take 8 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
12:50PMUnion Station6h08 06:58PMProvidence Station
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$3091One-way
2nd Fastest
04:50AMUnion Station6h09 10:59AMProvidence Station
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$3541One-way
06:50AMUnion Station6h10 01:00PMProvidence Station
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$3541One-way
02:50PMUnion Station6h13 09:03PMProvidence Station
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$2641One-way
03:50PMUnion Station6h14 10:04PMProvidence Station
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$2641One-way

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Train Information between Washington, DC and Providence

distanceDistance357 miles (576 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 13 min
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Washington, DC to Providence cover the 357 miles (576 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 13 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Union Station and arrive in Providence Station.

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Washington, DC to Providence with Amtrak

Find the best journey between Washington, DC and Providence with Amtrak. Comparing schedules and prices and booking the most convenient journey has never been easier with over 1000 travel companies on Omio.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey from Washington, DC to Providence, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

    Amtrak has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Amtrak tickets from Washington, DC to Providence and when traveling by train:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • Change fees have been waived for all reservations made before March 31, 2021.
    • If you've booked with Omio, to change your reservation, go to Amtrak.com (Modify Trip) or the Amtrak app. A fare difference may apply to your new itinerary. If you want to cancel your reservation, you must call 800-USA-RAIL (not available via Amtrak.com or the app).

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    Trains from Washington, DC to Providence
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    FAQs
    How many miles is it from Washington, DC to Providence by train?
    You should expect to travel around 357 miles (576 km)  between Washington, DC and Providence by train.
    How long is the train ride from Washington, DC to Providence?
    On average the Washington, DC to Providence train travel time is 7 h 13 min  for the 357 miles (576 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    Which train station from Washington, DC to Providence do I depart from? Which Providence train station from Washington, DC do I arrive in?

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Union Station   and arrive in Providence Station.

    Where is the Washington, DC train station located? Where is the Providence train station located?

    Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Union Station and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to get to this train station.

    Passengers arriving in Providence most often arrive at Providence Station and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

    Which train companies should I travel with from Washington, DC to Providence?
    If you're looking for trains from Washington, DC to Providence, you can rely on Amtrak to get you to Providence. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Washington, DC to Providence journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    How many trains per day are there from Washington, DC to Providence?
    On average, there are 10 trains a day from Washington, DC to Providence. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    What time is the earliest train from Washington, DC to Providence? What time is the last train from Washington, DC to Providence?
    The first Washington, DC to Providence train departs at 8: 45 AM   and the last train from Washington, DC to Providence leaves at 7: 15 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Washington, DC to Providence on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Washington, DC
    Providence
    The major railway station for departures from Washington, DC is Union Station. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Union Station for your journey to Providence from Washington, DC.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket office hours
    Mon - Fri: 04: 30 - 22: 00 | Sat - Sun: 05: 00 - 22: 00
    Connections to/from station
    Metro lines: Red
    Bus lines: D6, D8, 80, 96,
    Train lines: Acela, Capitol Limited, Cardinal, Carolinian, Crescent, Fredericksburg Line, MARC Brunswick, MARC Camden, MARC Penn, Manassas Line, Northeast Regional, Palmetto, Silver Service/Palmetto, Vermonter