Getting around Newport via public transportation is easy and green! Newport’s public transportation hub is the Visitors Information Center at 23 America’s Cup Avenue in downtown Newport.
Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) makes exploring Newport a breeze.
RIPTA provides trolley and bus service to attractions throughout Newport, including the mansions, Cliff Walk, Beaches, Fort Adams, Downtown Newport, the Gateway Center, and more. Please note that some of the routes in Newport are seasonal - Information on Newport Seasonal Service
Riders can buy a day pass or pay as they go directly from the bus driver. RIPTA riders pay just $2 for all-day parking at the Visitors Information Center and receive discounts to many area attractions, including mansion and harbor tours. For more informaton call: 401-781-9400 or log on to RIPTA.com
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SCHEDULES AND MAPS FOR BUS ROUTES IN NEWPORT BRISTOL COUNTY:
Route 60 (Providence/Newport)
Route 63 - Purple Line (Broadway/Middletown Shop)
Route 64 - (Newport/URI/Kingston Train Station)
Route 67 - Yellow Line (Bellevue/Mansions)
Route 61x - Tiverton/East Bay Park & Ride