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traveling from Boston to Providence by train

Cheapest price
$12.00
Fastest time
0h 27m
Trips per day
34
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2
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How can I get the cheapest train ticket from Boston to Providence?

The best way to get the cheapest train tickets from Boston to Providence is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Boston to Providence were $25.91. By booking 13 days out, tickets are on average $4.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel from Boston to Providence?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Boston to Providence by train is at 1 PM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 6 PM on Friday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

How many daily train trips are there from Boston to Providence?

On average there are 34 train trips per day. Amtrak Northeast Regional has the most options for departures from Boston to Providence, with an average of 17 trips per day and 359 monthly trips. 2 train carriers currently travel from Boston to Providence. Of the 34 trips there are 34 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Bus options from Boston start at $9.00.

train lines that run from Boston to Providence

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates, on average, 17 train schedule(s) from Boston to Providence. The average Amtrak Northeast Regional ticket to Providence costs $15.34. Cheap Amtrak Northeast Regional tickets to Providence are available on Wanderu starting from $12.00. In Boston, Amtrak Northeast Regional departs from Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and 1 other station. In Providence, Amtrak Northeast Regional arrives at Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Northeast Regional from Boston to Providence takes 0 hours and 40 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Northeast Regional trip will get you to Providence in 0 hours and 27 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 18 trips per day and you could expect to pay $15.47 for a weekend getaway trip to Providence.

Amtrak Northeast Regional
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Avg. Time
0h 40m
Avg. Price
$15.34

Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak Acela Express operates, on average, 16 train schedule(s) from Boston to Providence. The average Amtrak Acela Express ticket to Providence costs $42.46. Cheap Amtrak Acela Express tickets to Providence are available on Wanderu starting from $40.00. In Boston, Amtrak Acela Express departs from Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and 1 other station. In Providence, Amtrak Acela Express arrives at Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Acela Express from Boston to Providence takes 0 hours and 33 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Acela Express trip will get you to Providence in 0 hours and 27 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Acela Express offers 8 trips per day and you could expect to pay $43.18 for a weekend getaway trip to Providence.

Amtrak Acela Express
Amtrak Acela Express
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Avg. Time
0h 33m
Avg. Price
$42.46
Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have train departures from Boston. Most train trips to Providence will depart from Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St, South Station.
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
  • South Station
Train trips arrive in Providence at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St are the main train stations in Providence for trips arriving from Boston.
  • Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St