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Worcester - Providence Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Worcester to Providence. Traveling by bus from Worcester to Providence usually takes around 2 hours and 15 minutes, but the fastest Peter Pan Lines bus can make the trip in 55 minutes.

Distance36 mi (58 km)
Shortest duration0h 55m
Cheapest price$20.00
Trips per day2
Most frequent servicePeter Pan Lines
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Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Average score for buses from Worcester to Providence

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)

4.5

4.0

Carmen

July 3, 2020- Solo travel

Peter Pan Lines

Pros: On time. Cons: You need an earlier trip to worcester.

5.0

Carmen

June 8, 2020- Business

Peter Pan Lines

Pros: Every thing was pretty good. Cons: The only thing i disliked was that the terminal was closed as well as the waiting area.No access to bathroom or food.On the bus none of the outlets was working so i was unable to charge my cell.

How much is a bus ticket from Worcester to Providence?

Bus tickets for a trip from Worcester to Providence cost $20.00 on average. Opting to take a bus is a wallet-friendly way to make this trip. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Monthly average prices

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Bus tickets from Worcester to Providence are at their cheapest average price in January. This time of year usually offers the best deals on bus tickets for this route, with ticket prices around $20. On the other hand, traveling on this route during February might cost you a bit more than usual. Bus tickets for February trips cost $38, on average. But no need to stress — booking your bus ticket in advance can help you snag cheaper tickets.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices closer to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. To find the cheapest bus tickets, book your trip at least 15 days in advance. This way, you can save up to $14.96 on your bus ticket compared to booking last-minute.

What bus companies travel from Worcester to Providence?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Worcester to Providence. Peter Pan Lines is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Peter Pan Lines22h 16m$32.62
  • Book Peter Pan Lines from Worcester to Providence from $20. There are 2 trips per day offered by Peter Pan Lines from Worcester to Providence and you can expect on average to pay for a Peter Pan Lines ticket to Providence. In Worcester, Peter Pan Lines departs to Providence from Union Station . In Providence, Peter Pan Lines arrives at Peter Pan Term and one other station.

    An average trip on Peter Pan Lines from Worcester to Providence takes 2 hours and 16 minutes , while the fastest available Peter Pan Lines trip will get you to Providence in 0 hours and 55 minutes .

    On weekends, Peter Pan Lines offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Providence.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 15 minutes to cover the 36 miles from Worcester to Providence. However, the fastest bus only takes 55 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Providence at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, 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.

The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 3:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Worcester to Providence, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Worcester to Providence. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

City Information

Worcester

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We dare you to pronounce it right on the first try. Named after Worcester in England, Worcester is the second-most populous city in Massachusetts. The city boasts an extensive history, particularly because of its industrial and weaponry prowess during World War II; take your dad (or your dad friend) to the Worcester Historical Museum to learn more.

For those more interested in science and nature, visit the popular EcoTarium, which includes hands-on exhibits and an outdoor campus featuring forest and meadow trails. Then, to apply your newfound natural knowledge, take a relaxing stroll through Green Hill Park to try to identify the lake's wildlife. In the evening, visit The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts to catch anything from a burlesque show, Broadway performance, or even a silent film.

Worcester's location at the heart of the state makes it easy to travel to this bustling city. Worcester has its own regional airport, or head to Boston's Logan Airport for a wider variety of flights. Amtrak trains provide daily services from Boston, and bus service is available on Greyhound, Jefferson Lines, OurBus, and Peter Pan.

Providence

Though some might say that it is overshadowed by nearby Boston, Providence is an interesting destination on its own. A quaint college town with a deep historical value, Providence allows fans of U.S. history to marvel at historic buildings such as the ones on Benefit Street, which boasts the highest concentration of Colonial houses. As you stroll around the streets of Providence at night, don’t forget to take a detour to WaterFire, a sculpture project that features bonfires along the rivers of Providence. Accompanying the bonfires are the sounds of ceremonial gongs and various music programs, which brighten up the night. For those seeking a unique cultural experience, the Federal Hill quarter sits among the most famous Little Italian neighborhoods, and it features some of the best Italian restaurants in town.

The staple dish of Providence is oysters, which are not difficult to find in the city. However, if you can endure a short drive, Matunuck Oyster Bar, an oyster restaurant located 40 miles south of South Kingstown, provides some of the freshest and most delicious oysters around. Some other notable establishments include Birch, Oberlin, and Tallulah’s Taqueria.

The Providence airport is located in nearby Warwick which is only a 6 miles’ drive from the city. The main bus hub for Providence is found at the Rhode Island Convention Center Parking Garage, where travelers could catch a bus from Greyhound or Peter Pan Bus Lines. The main Amtrak train station is located just a 10-minute walk across the Woonasquatucket River.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Worcester?

Main departure station: Union Station

Most buses depart from the main station in Worcester.

All bus stations in Worcester:

  • Union Station

Where does the bus arrive in Providence?

Main arrival station: Peter Pan Term

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Providence.

All bus stations in Providence:

  • Peter Pan Term

  • RICC Parking Garage

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