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Providence Green Airport
The airport is located about nine miles (14km) from Providence.
Providence Green Airport (PVD)
LocationThe 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.
TimeGMT -5 (GMT -4 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November)
Most major car rental companies are represented at the airport, including Avis, Budget, Dollar, Hertz, Alamo, Thrifty, Payless, Enterprise and National.
Taxis are available outside the airport and take travellers to downtown Providence, Martha's Vineyard, and other local destinations.
Facilities include restaurants, snack bars, cafes, shops, money exchange, shoe shine, chair massages, a reflection room, a game room and conference facilities.
Long- and short-term parking is available. Rates start at about $3 for the first half hour, $6 for the first hour and $6 per hour thereafter. Daily rates range between $17 and $32.