Travel

Getting to Brown University

There are many paths to Brown. Kennedy Plaza, the bus service hub, and the Providence Train Station, home to Amtrak and Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority (MBTA) service, are both downtown, just a short walk or taxi ride away from campus. T.F. Green Airport is 10 miles south in Warwick, RI.

Get driving directions and parking information. Please consult the current schedule of roadway improvements.

Transportation Options

By Air

T.F. Green Airport is located in Warwick, about 16 kilometers south of Providence.InterLink, a train station accessible by skywalk from the airport terminal, is served by Amtrak and Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority (MBTA). You can take the MBTA Commuter Rail to the Providence Train Station and take a taxi cab from there, or you can take a cab directly from the airport.

Logan International Airport is located in Boston, Massachusetts. Peter Pan buses bound for Providence stop at terminals A, B, C, and E. Alternatively, you can take the Boston Subway Silver Line from terminals A, B, C, or E to South Station, where you can take the commuter rail to Providence.

By Train

The Providence Train Station is served by Amtrak and Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority (MBTA). From the train station, you can take a taxi cab to campus.

By Bus

Providence is served by Peter Pan and Greyhound bus lines, which stop in downtown Kennedy Plaza. From there, it's a short walk or taxi ride (less than a mile) to Brown.

By Car

From points north or south

Take I-95 North or South to Exit 22A, Memorial Blvd, in Providence. Continue down Memorial Blvd and turn left on College Street. At the top of the hill, where College Street intersects with Prospect Street, you will see Brown’s Van Wickle Gates. Please then reference the campus map to navigate to your destination.

From points east

Take I-195 W take the Gano Street Exit (Exit 3). Turn left on Gano, and, shortly after, turn right on Wickenden Street. Turn right on Hope Street. Continue north on Hope Street, then turn left on George Street. You will then go through two intersections before coming to Brown Street on your left and the Main Green on your right.  Please then reference the campus map to navigate to your destination.  

Accommodations

See our list of local accommodationsYou may also find these on-line resources helpful: