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Cheap train tickets from Providence, RI to New York

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How much are train tickets from Providence, RI to New York?

Lowest Price£44.42
Fastest Train2h 57m
Trains Per Day20
Train Lines3
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Providence to New York
4.6
Based on 14 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Acela report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0

Based on 12 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 71 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.8
Staff
3.9
Value
3.1
Condition
4.4
Nellie
5.0
4 January 2020Visiting family
Pros
This was my first time on train, it was very nice ride and very comfortable and roomy and peaceful.
Tips
Its a nice ride to read a book!
Amy
4.0
31 December 2019Visiting family
Pros
Comfortable trip. Free WiFi
Cons
WiFi was spotty at best.
Gail B
5.0
9 November 2019Visiting friends
Pros
I got to and from my destination on time. It was comfortable. Bathroom was clean.
Tips
Book through Wanderu !!!
Christine
5.0
5 November 2019Visiting family
Pros
Efficient
Cons
Space
Michaela
5.0
21 October 2019Visiting family
Pros
Wanderu made it easy to find the best travel option for a great price.
Cons
Nothing.
Tips
Definitely use Wanderu!

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a bus from Providence to New York?

Yes, there is bus service between Providence and New York provided by three companies: Greyhound, Go Buses and Peter Pan Lines. The average bus ticket costs about $30.

Is the train ride from Providence to NYC scenic?

When you travel by train on this route, you get to avoid congested highways and are treated to views of harborways off and on as you cut south through New England. When arriving into New York City, you’ll be treated to a terrific view of the Manhattan skyline before arriving at Penn Station.

Is Providence to NYC a good weekend trip?

If you are willing to have a weekend away and splurge a little money, Providence to NYC can be a great weekend trip. The average travel time is between 3 and 3.5 hours, making it easy to arrive on a Friday and head home on a Sunday.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Providence, RI to New York?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Providence to New York 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 Providence to New York was £74.90. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 26 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £31.64 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 Providence, RI to New York?

The distance between Providence and New York is approximately 155.09 miles, or 249.53 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 3 hours and 25 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 57 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 Providence to New York?

On Thursday trains from Providence to New York 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 Providence to New York?

Typically there are 20 schedules to compare for your trip to New York. On the route to New York 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most scheduled departures between Providence to New York, usually offering 10.55 trips per day. 20 train trips per day are direct connections to New York, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Providence, RI to New York, which start at £0.80.

Here are the 3 train companies that operate from Providence to New York

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Providence to New York start from £100.94, and on average cost £101.28. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to New York. Amtrak in Providence leaves from Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St, And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Providence to New York train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 12 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 57 minutes.

Avg. Time
3h 12m
Avg. Price
£101.28

Amtrak Acela

Amtrak Acela train tickets from Providence to New York start from £100.94, and on average cost £110.70. Daily there are 9.4 Amtrak Acela schedules to New York. Amtrak Acela in Providence leaves from Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St, And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Providence to New York train travel on Amtrak Acela takes 3 hours and 8 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Acela offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 57 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Acela offers 5.25 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £108.60 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

Avg. Time
3h 8m
Avg. Price
£110.70

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Providence to New York start from £44.42, and on average cost £56.31. Daily there are 10.55 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to New York. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Providence leaves from Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St, And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Providence to New York train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 3 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 57 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 9.375 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £60.20 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

Avg. Time
3h 40m
Avg. Price
£56.31

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Providence on their way to New York:
  • Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St
There is one train station where trains from Providence arrive in New York:
  • Penn Station

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