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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Baltimore to Providence, RI?

Lowest price£31.30
Fastest train5h 24m
Trains per day11
Train lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Baltimore to Providence during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

What is the price of a train ticket from Baltimore to Providence?

In the last month, £61.58 was the average price of a train ticket from Baltimore, MD to Providence, RI. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 27 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £85.23 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Baltimore to Providence?

The distance between Baltimore and Providence is approximately 324 miles, or 522 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 6 hours and 27 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 24 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Baltimore to Providence are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Baltimore at 05:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 22:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Baltimore to Providence?

There are 11 scheduled trains on most days. 20 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.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Providence to Baltimore. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Baltimore to Providence for £65.51.

Which train should you take from Baltimore to Providence?

2 train services operate from Baltimore, Maryland to Providence, Rhode Island. Amtrak Northeast Regional usually has more trains scheduled, with 7 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Acela45h 36m£111.91
Amtrak Northeast Regional76h 55m£68.39

Amtrak Acela train tickets from Baltimore to Providence start from £93, and on average cost £112. Daily there are 4 Amtrak Acela schedules to Providence. Amtrak Acela in Baltimore leaves from Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other station. And in Providence trains arrive at Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St, From Baltimore to Providence train travel on Amtrak Acela takes 5 hours and 36 minutes. If you are looking to get to Providence faster, Amtrak Acela offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 24 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Acela offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £130 for a one-way train ticket to Providence.

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Baltimore to Providence start from £31, and on average cost £68. Daily there are 7 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Providence. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Baltimore leaves from Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI) and one other station. And in Providence trains arrive at Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St, From Baltimore to Providence train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 6 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to Providence faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 24 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 12 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £82 for a one-way train ticket to Providence.

Price trends for trains from Baltimore to Providence

Average prices by travel date

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Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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