The nearest major airport is Theodore Francis Green Memorial State Airport (PVD), located in Warwick, Rhode Island. Providence also now has nonstop air service across the Atlantic Ocean to Europe with the likes of SATA, Norwegian and TACV Cabo Verde Airlines.
The following airlines serve the Theodore Francis Green Memorial State Airport (PVD):
American Airlines (AA), Delta Air Lines (DL), Frontier Airlines (F9), JetBlue Airways (B6), Norwegian Air Shuttle (D8), SATA International (S4), Southwest Airlines (WN), TACV Cabo Verde Airlines (VR) and United Airlines (UA).
If you are already in the region you can take the drive. Just use a service like Google Maps for directions.
Where To Stay
As Providence is a major city, you have many major hotel to choose from.
The architecture in Providence is worth the visit. Plus, it has some incredible neighborhoods especially around Brown University. And of course in any U.S. state capital city, you must see the Sate Capitol Building.