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There is easy access from the highway. There is a parking lot underground at the rear of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David D
Lakeville, Massachusetts
do you love to ride on a train. I love it.

a very nice,clean train station in the middle of Prov.RI and near the State House across the way. I... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2019
Barry N
Coventry, Rhode Island
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100 Gaspee St, Providence, RI 02903-1133
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is easy access from the highway. There is a parking lot underground at the rear of the building. There is a cafe to grab some sandwiches or snacks. The station is relatively small, but big enough with restrooms and security present. parking was $15/day...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank David D
Reviewed 9 February 2019

The Providence station is one of the better Amtrak stations that I have been in. Even though it is mid sized it has many of the ammendaties that larger stations have. It has store that you can purchase sundries. It has a clean waiting area...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 February 2019

a very nice,clean train station in the middle of Prov.RI and near the State House across the way. I love to ride a train since I was a kid and this is a great place to go from or back to. I do not like...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barry N
Reviewed 17 December 2018

Plentiful seating in the round, good announcements, and Amtrak staff helpful in exchanging an upgraded ticket for me.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 6 December 2018

Easy to access from both sides, good departure boards (although they got rid of the ticker board last year, which is a shame). Only real complaint is that you have to buy MBTA tickets *in cash* at the little coffee shop. No CC option =...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carlos T
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Nice, clean. The cafe's food is wonderful as is their service. Even the police were thoughtful. First was given incorrect directions and they came looking for me to correct themselves.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Halli M
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We caught the Amtrak train to Boston from Providence Station. We don't ride many trains in Texas so we had to ask the Amtrak agent what to do, where our luggage went, how to figure out how to get to the right train. They even...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank TripVbarS
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Conveniently located, easy way to get back and forth from New York. You can double park outside for a few minutes.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Anne B
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Easy access and well organized train station in Providence. It gives access to bus lines and walk distance from downtown city (10 min) and the Providence Place mall and State Building (3 min). Secured location also at night. Serves both MBTA and Amtrak train lines....More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank AdaAlessandra
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Very easy to negotiate this station, the staff at the ticket office are helpful and polite. Friendly staff as well in the gift shop.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank isabelladetrenck
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11 March 2019|
Response from Carlos T | Reviewed this property |
You can take the MBTA from the PVD Amtrak station on Gaspee (the only one, near the statehouse) to TF Green. The trains are very infrequent and have different weekend schedules, though, so you should check before making... More
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Response from AdaAlessandra | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are, go out in the side where the Capitol is (looking at the train ticket guichet is the left exit). Taxi line will be in your left. Otherwise you can call one, infoinaide the station. Lyft and Uber always available... More