Travel from New York City to Portsmouth

Bus
$40
4h 54min
39 lb of CO2
Flight
$273
7h 1min
630 lb of CO2

New York City to Portsmouth Flights

There are 4 airports — LGA, EWR, JFK, TEB — that make sense to fly out of from New York City and 2 airports — PVD, EWB — to access Portsmouth. The best deals are usually found by flying out of JFK.

jetBlue, United operate flights which can help you travel from New York City to Portsmouth.

The cheapest way by air is via jetBlue and flies from Newark Liberty Intl (EWR) to Theodore Francis Green State (PVD). jetBlue flies from Newark Liberty Intl (EWR) to Theodore Francis Green State (PVD) and is the quickest flight to get you from New York City to Portsmouth.
Train
$27
2h 40min
33 lb of CO2
$
Drive
$21
2h 55min
34 lb of CO2

Drive from New York City to Portsmouth

It's 156 miles between New York City to Portsmouth. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 55min and 3h 4min from New York City to Portsmouth under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 3h 13min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Portsmouth by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $21.

What is the best way to travel from New York City to Portsmouth?

The are 13 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from New York City to Portsmouth. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the train out of NYP towards KIN, as it is the cheapest to Portsmouth. It's common to find tickets for as low as $27. Amtrak operates from New York City to Portsmouth, so you book your trip with them! Take the train, it is cheaper and more comfortable than the bus!

When to book trip from New York City to Portsmouth?

On your trip from New York City to Portsmouth, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

New York City to Portsmouth RI - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from New York City to Portsmouth. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Portsmouth is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the New York City/Portsmouth buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from New York City is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between New York City NY and Portsmouth during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from New York City to Portsmouth? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Portsmouth traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Portsmouth is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from New York City to Portsmouth?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from New York City to Portsmouth is by train. The train costs $27 roughly and will take 2 hours 40 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from New York City to Portsmouth?

Amtrak costs about $31 between New York City and Portsmouth. In total, the train will take roughly 3 hours and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at NYP New York Penn Station, which is 3 miles from New York City. Further, once you arrive at PVD Providence Amtrak or you will still have 18 miles to Portsmouth.

How long does it take from New York City to Portsmouth by car?

The total distance between New York City and Portsmouth is 156 miles and will take you about 2 hours 55 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $21.

New York City to Portsmouth Travel Information

Cheapest Way Train — $27
Fastest Way Train — 2h 40min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 28 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — bus, flight, train and by car
Distance 156 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak, jetBlue, United, Bonanza / Peter Pan

Travel companies on this route

Amtrak from New York City to Portsmouth
Amtrak
Train company
19015 routes
jetBlue from New York City to Portsmouth
jetBlue
Airline
440 routes
United from New York City to Portsmouth
United
Airline
2002 routes
Bonanza / Peter Pan from New York City to Portsmouth
Bonanza / Peter Pan
Bus company
63 routes