Providence – Newport Ferry Temporarily Out of Service
The Providence to Newport Ferry encountered problems, which are being addressed. The ferry should resume service by Saturday.
Please check the Seastreak website before purchasing tickets.
PROVIDENCE TO NEWPORT IS OPEN FOR THE 2019 SEASON
NOW INCLUDES WEEKEND SUMMER SERVICE TO BRISTOL
FREE PARKING SPACES
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Experience the majesty of Narragansett Bay on your way to the cultural capital of Rhode Island! Skip the traffic and parking hassles, and let our fast ferry from Newport whisk you there in style. Hands-down, the Providence ferry from Newport really is the best way to go.
Historic and hip, charming and chic, Providence, Rhode Island packs the best of New England into one convenient and colorful package. Innovative and eclectic restaurants, a vibrant arts and culture scene, and beautifully preserved historic architecture are all within easy reach of downtown hotels. Known as the “Creative Capital,” Providence has received national acclaim over the past few years and was recently named one of the “52 Places (in the World) to Go in 2016” by The New York Times.
Operating seasonally May 24 – October 14, 2019.
*Advanced reservations are recommended but tickets are available to purchase
at the Providence Ferry Terminal and the nearby Harbormasters’ buildings in Bristol and Newport
Operating seasonally May 24 – October 14, 2019
Our on-site parking at the ferry terminal in Providence is complimentary
The India Street Ferry Terminal location in Providence will accommodate approximately a 120 cars. There is an overflow lot just a short walk away that will accommodate additional parking. Parking at the India Street Terminal is FREE.
RIPTA SHUTTLE SERVICE
Our RIPTA Shuttle Service can get you to the Providence Landing Site from multiple locations.
RIPTA is once again offering free shuttle service to the Ferry Terminal in Providence. Catch the Route 91 bus from Providence Station, Kennedy Plaza Stop X, and the Providence Convention Center. The shuttle will get you to the boat with a few minutes to get settled and visit the ticket counter if needed.
“The staff aboard the ferry was super nice and accommodating. We will be coming again soon. Thank you Seastreak!”
“My wife and I went last week. Great trip and very scenic.”
“We took the very first ferry and enjoyed it immensely!”
Located conveniently off the highway in Fox Point, the Providence ferry terminal offers free on-site parking as well as an overflow lot just a short walk away.
Located off of Hope St. in the heart of Bristol, our State St. Pier ferry terminal is walking distance from on-street parking and paid parking lots.
With our ferry terminal located in the heart of Newport at Perotti Park Wharf, visitors can pay to park at the nearby Gateway Visitors Center.