Cheap train tickets from Portland, ME to Providence, RI


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How much are train tickets from Portland, ME to Providence, RI?

Lowest Price£28.36
Fastest3h 9m
Daily Schedules15
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Portland, ME to Providence, RI?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Portland to Providence is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Portland to Providence was £33.70. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 24 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £8.37 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Portland, ME to Providence, RI?

The distance between Portland and Providence is approximately 139.96 miles, or 225.19 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 4 hours and 41 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 9 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Portland to Providence?

On Saturday trains from Portland to Providence are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Portland to Providence?

Typically there are 15 schedules to compare for your trip to Providence. One train carrier operates regular service on the Portland to Providence route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Portland to Providence, usually offering 15 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Portland to Providence, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Portland, ME to Providence, RI, which start at £22.99.

One train company connects Portland to Providence


Amtrak train tickets from Portland to Providence start from £28.36, and on average cost £35.29. Daily there are 15 Amtrak schedules to Providence. Amtrak in Portland leaves from 100 Thompsons Pt Rd, And in Providence trains arrive at Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St,

From Portland to Providence train travel on Amtrak takes 4 hours and 41 minutes. If you are looking to get to Providence faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 9 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 10 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £30.13 for a one-way train ticket to Providence.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Portland on their way to Providence:
  • 100 Thompsons Pt Rd
There is one train station where trains from Portland arrive in Providence:
  • Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St