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New York-Providence Bus Schedule
New York to Providence, RI bus - cost & duration
|Fastest time||3h 30m|
|Trips per day||8|
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the best bus from NYC to Providence?
How far is it from Providence to New York City?
Is there a train from Providence to New York?
Is it safe to travel by bus from New York to Providence right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from New York to Providence?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $17.43 was the low point for bus fares from New York to Providence. Buses from Providence to New York are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $17.43 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 29 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $36.36 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 3 hours and 42 minutes to cover the 155 miles (249 kilometers) from New York, NY to Providence, RI. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 30 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Because many passengers travel from New York to Providence at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave New York?
The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from New York to Providence, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are 8 scheduled buses that travel from New York to Providence every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 7 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New York to Providence, RI; ticket prices start at $38.73.
What bus companies travel from New York to Providence?
Where does the bus leave from in New York?
New York, New York has two bus stations with service to Providence, Rhode Island:
- Port Authority Bus Station
- GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
Where does the bus arrive in Providence?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Providence, Rhode Island:
- 99 W Exchange St
- Peter Pan Term
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