Distance from Boston, MA to Providence, RI

Distance

51 mi

Time

1 hour 4 mins

Gas Cost

$4 - $7

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There are 41.25 miles from Boston to Providence in southwest direction and 51 miles (82.08 kilometers) by car, following the I-95 route.

Boston and Providence are 1 hour 4 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Boston, MA to Providence, RI. The halfway point is Walpole, MA.

Boston, MA and Providence, RI are in the same time zone (Eastern Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 8:04 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 2.34 gallons of gas to cover the route between Boston, MA and Providence, RI.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Boston to Providence is $5.85.

During the route, an average car will release 45.82 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Boston, MA and Providence, RI

If you want to meet halfway between Boston, MA and Providence, RI or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 42.129243 and -71.224277, or 42º 7' 45.2748" N, 71º 13' 27.3972" W. This location is 25.26 miles away from Boston, MA and Providence, RI and it would take approximately 32 minutes to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Walpole, MA, situated 26.8 miles from Boston, MA and 28.81 miles from Providence, RI. It would take 37 minutes to go from Boston to Walpole and 35 minutes to go from Providence to Walpole.

Major Cities Along the Route

The only major city along the route is Cambridge, MA.


Best Hotels In or Near Providence, RI

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Boston, MA

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From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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Weather in Boston and Providence

Boston

Rain next Wednesday, with temperatures falling to 67°F next Wednesday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Clear day Clear day Partly cloudy day
72° 45° 74° 53° 70° 53° 71° 49° 74° 53°
9% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 12% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
5 240 degrees 9 217 degrees 8 300 degrees 2 244 degrees 6 213 degrees

Providence

Rain on Tuesday and next Wednesday, with temperatures falling to 66°F next Wednesday.

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Clear day Partly cloudy day Clear day Clear day Partly cloudy day
73° 46° 72° 51° 70° 52° 69° 46° 70° 53°
9% Rain probability 13% Rain probability 12% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
5 245 degrees 8 217 degrees 5 302 degrees 1 232 degrees 5 208 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Boston, MA and Providence, RI in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 41.25 mi 66.39 km 35.85 nautical mi
Driving distance 51 mi 82.08 km 44.32 nautical mi

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