Two historic cities are now closer than ever. A new non-stop bus service between Boston and Newport, in partnership with DATTCO, begins June 7 through September 9, 2024. The bus line will run between Boston South Station Terminal and the Newport Transportation Center, Friday - Monday, twice a day, from June 7 through September 9, 2024. 

Here's your new way to explore New England.

Boston Newport


What: Boston to Newport Non-stop Bus Service 
When: June 7 - September 9
Admission: $30/each way
Pro-Tip: Advance reservations are recommended but tickets are available for purchase online up until departure time.



Boston, MA

South Station Bus Terminal – Dock # 12
700 Atlantic Ave., Boston, MA

Newport, RI

Newport Gateway Transportation Center
23 America’s Cup Ave., Newport, RI



For full details, schedule and to purchase tickets, click here

Bus Bonuses: Deals & Offers for Riders

Boston/Newport DATTCO riders, show your bus ticket at these participating businesses for a discount or value add while you're in Newport! 

Jamestown Newport Ferry

Back to Top of List

OFFER: 10% off ferry tickets

DETAILS: Schedules vary by season: Spring: May 18 - June 21, Summer: June 22 - September 1, Summer Altered during Festivals: July 26-28 and August 2-4, Fall: September 2 - October 14



Coastal Queen Cruises

Back to Top of List

OFFER: 10% off all Coastal Queen Tour Tickets

DETAILS: Visit the Coastal Queen Cruises ticket booth at #5 Bowen's Landing, Newport, RI or call 401.423.9900 x1 for availability. Some cruises may not be operating due to private events.



Newport Historical Society Walking Tours

Back to Top of List

OFFER: $5 discount on walking tour tickets to bus riders with their bus pass! Newport Historical Society offers historical walking tours every day at 11 AM, with three going out on Saturdays at 11 AM, 1 PM, and 2 PM. 

DETAILS: Only one use per person, per trip.



Rhode Island Red Food Tours

Back to Top of List

OFFER: 10% off all Newport Food Tours Use Promo Code "BOStoNPT" Tickets must be purchased in advance on Tours are Thursday - Sunday from 11:45 AM - 3:15 PM.

DETAILS: Meeting location is at the corner of Marlborough St. & Dr. Marcus Wheatland Blvd (1 Dr. Marcus Wheatland Blvd.) A 10 minute walk from the Newport Transportation Center.



Americas Cup Inn

Back to Top of List

OFFER: Accommodation upgrade (if available) and Welcome Chocolates upon arrival.

DETAILS: Please mention or note "Dattco Deal" when reserving and upon check-in. Accommodation upgrade depends on availability.



Holiday Inn Express Newport Middletown

Back to Top of List

OFFER: 15% off our standard rate for hotel reservations. 

DETAILS: Request the Newport Visitors Center rate and receive 15% off our standard rate for hotel reservations. Rates include hot breakfast, free WIFI, access to our indoor heated pool and 24-hour fitness center. To receive this offer, you must call the hotel directly at 401-848-7128 for reservations.

This offer is based on availability.



The Pell JDV by Hyatt

Back to Top of List

OFFER: 15% discount off of our best available rate.

DETAILS: Use this link to make a reservation. 

This offer is based on availability.



you may also like


Tag your photos #TheClassicCoast for the chance to be featured on our accounts.