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from Boston to Providence

You can get from Boston to Providence by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Boston to Providence on Oct 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:51PMBack Bay Station, MA0h32 07:23PMProvidence Station
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$111One-way
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06:51PMBack Bay Station, MA0h32 07:23PMProvidence Station
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$111One-way
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09:26AMBack Bay Station, MA0h32 09:58AMProvidence Station
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$111One-way
08:21AMBack Bay Station, MA0h33 08:54AMProvidence Station
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$111One-way
09:20AMSouth Station0h38 09:58AMProvidence Station
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$111One-way

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Tue
Oct 19
$16Amtrak
$6Flixbus
Wed
Oct 20
$16Amtrak
$19Greyhound
Thu
Oct 21
$11Amtrak
$8Flixbus
Fri
Oct 22
$9Amtrak
$6Flixbus
Sat
Oct 23
$9Amtrak
$6Flixbus
Sun
Oct 24
$11Amtrak
$8Flixbus
Mon
Oct 25
$9Amtrak
$6Flixbus
Tue
Oct 26
$8Amtrak
$18Greyhound
Wed
Oct 27
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$19Greyhound
Thu
Oct 28
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$19Greyhound
Fri
Oct 29
$9Amtrak
$6Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
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$6Flixbus
Sun
Oct 31
$7Amtrak
$18Greyhound
Tue
Nov 2
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$18Greyhound
Thu
Nov 4
$7Amtrak
$6Flixbus
Sat
Nov 6
$7Amtrak
$6Flixbus
Sun
Nov 7
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$6Flixbus
Mon
Nov 8
$7Amtrak
$6Flixbus

Travel Information from Boston to Providence

distanceDistance41 miles (66 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$6 - $11
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $6 (€5) • 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $11 (€9) • 32 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Amtrak

Travel 41 miles (66 km) by bus or train between Boston and Providence. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 32 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $6 (€5). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Boston to Providence.

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FAQs
What are the ways to get from Boston to Providence?

You can travel between Boston and Providence 2 different ways: bus or train.

How do I get from Boston to Providence the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Providence from Boston is by taking a bus, which costs on average $6 (€5).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Providence:

Taking a bus is usually $5 (€4) less than taking a train to Providence, which costs on average $11 (€9) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Boston to Providence?

The fastest way from Boston to Providence is by train with an average journey time of 32 min.

There are alternative travel options to Providence that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Providence by bus can take on average 55 min.

What is the distance between Boston and Providence?

You should expect to travel around 41 miles (66 km) between Boston and Providence.

How many services a day are there to Providence from Boston?

The average frequency per day from Boston to Providence is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Boston and Providence as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Boston? Where do I arrive in Providence?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Boston to Providence:

    Which travel operators can get me to Providence from Boston?

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Boston to Providence:

    • You can travel to Providence from Boston by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $6 (€5) with Flixbus from Boston to Providence.
    • You can travel from Boston to Providence by train with Amtrak. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $11 (€9) with Amtrak from Boston to Providence.
    What is another destination I should add to my tour from Boston to Providence?
    Many of our customers who book a trip from Boston to Providence often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like New York City, Paris or Dublin. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Boston and Providence itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Providence and any of these top destinations today!
    How early should I purchase tickets to Providence from Boston online for the best deals?

    Before traveling from Boston to Providence, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $6 (€5) one way on average.
    • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $11 (€9) one way.

    But we recommend booking Boston to Providence tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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