Airports in Rhode Island

Providence Green Airport

The airport is located about nine miles (14km) from Providence.

Providence Green Airport (PVD)

Overview

Rhode Island Public Transit Route 8 connects the airport to downtown Providence, stopping at the InterLink facility on Jefferson Boulevard. Peter Pan Bus Lines provides service from the airport to central Providence, Foxboro, and Boston, with a bus stop located at the far end of the commercial roadway in front of the airport. On weekdays MBTA commuter rail service is available between Southern Rhode Island (Wickford Junction), Green Airport and downtown Providence. An airport shuttle is also available from T.F. Green Airport to various locations around the city.

Location

The airport is located about nine miles (14km) from Providence.

Getting to the city

Rhode Island Public Transit Route 8 connects the airport to downtown Providence, stopping at the InterLink facility on Jefferson Boulevard. Peter Pan Bus Lines provides service from the airport to central Providence, Foxboro, and Boston, with a bus stop located at the far end of the commercial roadway in front of the airport. On weekdays MBTA commuter rail service is available between Southern Rhode Island (Wickford Junction), Green Airport and downtown Providence. An airport shuttle is also available from T.F. Green Airport to various locations around the city.

Time

GMT -5 (GMT -4 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November)

Car rental

Most major car rental companies are represented at the airport, including Avis, Budget, Dollar, Hertz, Alamo, Thrifty, Payless, Enterprise, Zipcar and National.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available outside the airport and take travellers to downtown Providence, Martha's Vineyard, and other local destinations.

Facilities

Facilities include restaurants, snack bars, cafes, shops, money exchange, shoe shine, chair massages, a reflection room, a game room and conference facilities.

Parking

Long- and short-term parking is available. Rates start at about $3 for the first half hour, $6 for the first hour and $3 per hour thereafter. Daily rates range between $12 and $25.

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