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How much are train tickets from Boston to Providence, RI?
|Fastest Train||0h 27m|
|Trains Per Day||12|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it worth it to take the Acela over the Northeast Regional?
In terms of price, it is probably not worth it to take the Acela over the Amtrak Northeast Regional from Boston to Providence. On average, you will pay almost $25 more for an Acela ticket and will only arrive into Providence 5 minutes faster than you would’ve on the Northeast Regional.
That said, the Acela does have much to offer in terms of comfort. It’s typically less crowded than the Northeast Regional, and the cars are often newer with nicer seating. The Acela also has a “Quiet Car,” which allows you to ride without the distraction of noise from other passengers. In addition, Acela trains have compartments off the seat in which you can place your luggage, versus the metal racks above the seats on the Northeast Regional.
How do you find cheap train tickets from Boston to Providence?
How long is the train journey from Boston to Providence?
When are trains the most crowded?
When are the first and last trains of the day?
How many trains per day run from Boston to Providence?
There are 12 scheduled trains on most days. 12 of these are direct connections to Providence. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.
What train services are there from Boston to Providence?
Where is the train station in Boston?
There are two stations in Boston where you can board the train to Providence:
- South Station
- Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
Where is the train station in Providence?
Providence has one train station:
- Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St
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