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Travel guide New York–Providence
What train companies operate the route from New York City to Providence?
This route is operated primarily by Amtrak (Northeast Regional and Acela Express services).
What is the schedule for the train route from New York City to Providence?
Trains typically depart around the clock, usually around every 30 minutes to 1 hour. However, there are gaps of up to 4 hours between departures at night.
What are the departure and arrival train stations for the route from New York City to Providence?
Trains depart from New York City at Pennsylvania Station, and trains arrive in Providence at Providence Station.
What distance is the train route from New York City to Providence?
The train travels approximately 175 miles.
How long does it take to travel from New York City to Providence by train?
The travel time is about 2.8 hours for the Acela Express (fewer stops) and 3.5 hours for the Northeast Regional train (more stops).
What are the stops on the train route from New York City to Providence?
After leaving Pennsylvania Station, the Northeast Regional train stops at New Rochelle Station, Stamford Station, Bridgeport, New Haven Station, Old Saybrook Station, New London, West Kingston Station, and finally, at Providence Station. The Acela Express service only stops at Stamford Station and New Haven Station along the way to Providence Station.
Why should you travel by train from New York City to Providence?
Taking the train from New York to Providence is very efficient and takes about the same amount of time as driving between the two downtown areas.
What is there to see and do in Providence?
Major attractions in Providence include the WaterFire sculpture, Roger Williams Park, the Rhode Island School of Design Museum, and the John Brown House (an American history museum).