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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from New Haven to Providence?

Lowest price$18.00
Fastest train1h 20m
Trains per day14
Train lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from New Haven 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 New Haven to Providence?

In the last month, $36.74 was the average price of a train ticket from New Haven, CT to Providence, RI. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 21 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $33.07 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from New Haven to Providence?

The distance between New Haven and Providence is approximately 86 miles, or 138 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 52 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 20 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from New Haven to Providence are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Monday 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 New Haven at 4:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. 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 New Haven to Providence?

There are 14 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.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Providence to New Haven. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from New Haven to Providence for $36.00.

Which train should you take from New Haven to Providence?

There are 3 train lines with service from New Haven, Connecticut to Providence, Rhode Island. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 8 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak23h 17m$24.56
Amtrak Acela41h 24m$81.51
Amtrak Northeast Regional81h 53m$26.32

Amtrak train tickets from New Haven to Providence start from $19, and on average cost $25. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Providence. Amtrak in New Haven leaves from State Street Station, And in Providence trains arrive at Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St, From New Haven to Providence train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 17 minutes. If you are looking to get to Providence faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 20 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $23 for a one-way train ticket to Providence.

Amtrak Acela train tickets from New Haven to Providence start from $75, and on average cost $82. Daily there are 4 Amtrak Acela schedules to Providence. Amtrak Acela in New Haven leaves from Union Station, And in Providence trains arrive at Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St, From New Haven to Providence train travel on Amtrak Acela takes 1 hours and 24 minutes. If you are looking to get to Providence faster, Amtrak Acela offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 20 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Acela offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $89 for a one-way train ticket to Providence.

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from New Haven to Providence start from $18, and on average cost $26. Daily there are 8 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Providence. Amtrak Northeast Regional in New Haven leaves from Union Station and one other station. And in Providence trains arrive at Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St, From New Haven to Providence train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 1 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to Providence faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 20 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $32 for a one-way train ticket to Providence.

Price trends for trains from New Haven 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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Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from New Haven, CT to Providence, RI

(Based on 4 ratings and reviews)

4.8

5.0

Carla

January 23, 2021 - Visiting friends

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Pros: I really liked it that the train was on time and arrived to the point in less time. The staff was always looking after us. I will travel with you guys the next time!!! Cons: Keep rocking!!! Tips: Just always be on time, the train really is almost never late. Pros: I really liked it that the train was on time and arrived to the point in less time. The staff was always looking after us. I will travel with you guys the next time!!! Cons: Keep rocking!!! Tips: Just always be on time, the train really is almost never late.

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