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Multiple Routes:
1 | Eddy/Hope/Benefit
35 | Rumford/Newport Ave

The S. Attleboro train station is closed until further notice.
For train access, please ride RIPTA to Providence (Kennedy Plaza) and then walk or transfer to
Providence Station..

Routes affected

Multiple Routes:
1 | Eddy/Hope/Benefit
4 | Warwick Neck
3 | Oakland Beach
17 | Dyer/Pocasset
19 | Plainfield/Westminster
21 | Reservoir/Garden City/CCRI
30 | Arlington/Oaklawn
31 | Cranston St
33 | Riverside
34 | East Providence/Seekonk Square
35 | Rumford/Newport Ave
50 | Douglas Ave/Bryant University
55 | Admiral/Providence College
78 | Beverage Hill Ave/East Providence
92 | RI College/Federal Hill/East Side
27 | Broadway/Manton
28 | Broadway/Hartford
56 | Chalkstone Ave
57 | Smith St
60 | Providence/Newport
66 | URI/Galilee

RIPTA will detour twenty-one bus routes in the downtown Providence area on Sunday, October 16, 2022, in order to accommodate the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk. Routes 1, 3, 4, 17, 19, 21, 30, 31, 33, 34, 35, 50, 55, 78, 92 will be detoured from 8:15AM to 1:30PM. Routes 27, 28, 56, 57, 60 and 66 will be detoured from the first trip of the day until 1:30PM. Bus Stops X, V, W, and Y will be temporarily relocated to Washington and Fulton Streets. Memorial Boulevard will be closed from Steeple Street to South Water Street during this time.

The following routes will be detoured on Sunday, October 16, 2022:

ROUTE 1 (EDDY/HOPE/BENEFIT)

Inbound trips (South) will travel the regular route to the intersection of the East Side Tunnel and North Main Street, right onto North Main Street, left onto Park Row, left onto Exchange Street, and then right onto Fulton Street to Bus Stop D.

Outbound trips (North) will travel the regular route to the intersection of Eddy and Dyer Streets, turn left onto Dorrance Street, and then right onto Washington Street to Bus Stop I. Trips will then turn left onto Exchange Street, right onto Stillman Street, right onto Park Row, right to Canal Street, left onto Washington Street and then resume regular route.   

ROUTE 3 (OAKLAND BEACH)

Inbound trips will travel the regular route to Washington Street, turn right onto Exchange Street, and then turn right onto Fulton Street to Bus Stop B.  Trips will not serve Providence Station.

Outbound trips will travel regular route.

ROUTE 4 (WARWICK AVE.)

Please refer to the Route 3 (Oakland Beach) detour.

ROUTE 17 (DYER/POCASSET)

Inbound trips will travel the regular route to Kennedy Plaza, turn right onto Exchange Street, and then turn right onto Fulton Street to Bus Stop B.

Outbound trips will travel the regular route.

ROUTE 19 (PLAINFIELD/WESTMINSTER)

Please refer to the Route 17 (Dyer/Pocasset) detour.

ROUTE 21 (RESERVOIR/GARDEN CITY)

Inbound trips will travel the regular routeto the Rte. 10 Dean Street Exit, turn right onto Dean Street, left onto Atwells Avenue, right onto Empire Street, left onto Fountain Street, right onto Dorrance Street, left onto Washington Street, right onto Exchange Street, and then right onto Fulton Street to Bus Stop C.

Outbound trips will leave Fulton Street, turn right onto Dorrance Street, left onto Rte. 10 and then resume regular route.

ROUTE 27 (BROADWAY/MANTON) ON DETOUR 5AM – 1:30PM

Inbound trips will travel the regular route to Washington Street, right onto Exchange Street, and then right onto Fulton Street to the temporary bus stop next to the Kennedy Plaza Intermodal Transportation Center.

Outbound trips will turn right onto Dorrance Street, left onto Sabin Street and then resume regular route.

ROUTE 28 (BROADWAY/HARTFORD) ON DETOUR 5AM – 1:30PM

Please refer to the Route 27 (Broadway/Manton) detour.

ROUTE 30 (ARLINGTON/OAKLAWN)

Inbound trips will travel the regular routeto the Rte. 10 Dean Street Exit, turn right at the Dean Street Exit, left onto Atwells Avenue, right onto Empire Street, left onto Fountain Street, right onto Dorrance Street, left onto Washington Street, right onto Exchange Street, and then right onto Fulton Street to Bus Stop C.

Outbound trips leave Fulton Street, turn right onto Dorrance Street, continue onto Francis Street, turn left onto Rte. 10 and then resume regular route.

ROUTE 31 (CRANSTON STREET)

Please refer to the Route 17 (Dyer/Pocasset) detour.

ROUTE 33 (RIVERSIDE)

Inbound trips will travel the regular route to the East Side Tunnel and North Main

Street, turn right onto North Main Street, left onto Park Row, left onto Exchange Street,

right onto Fulton Street, right onto Dorrance Street, and then right onto Washington

Street to Bus Stop H.

Outbound trips will travel regular route to Washington Street, turn left onto Exchange Street, right onto Stillman Street, right onto Park Row, right onto Canal Street, left onto Washington Street through the East Side Tunnel and then resume regular route.

ROUTE 34 (EAST PROVIDENCE)

Please refer to the Route 33 (Riverside) detour.

ROUTE 35 (RUMFORD)

Inbound trips will travel the regular route to I-195 West to I-95 North, right at

the Broadway Exit, right onto Broadway, right onto Empire Street, left onto Fountain

Street, right onto Dorrance Street, and then left onto Washington Street to Bus Stop H.

Outbound trips will leave Washington Street, turn right onto Exchange Street, right onto Fulton Street, right onto Dorrance Street to Francis Street, left onto the I-95 South on-ramp through to I-195 East, and then resume regular route.

ROUTE 50 (DOUGLAS AVE.)

Inbound trips will travel the regular route.

Outbound trips will turn right onto Exchange Street, right onto Fulton Street, right onto Dorrance Street t to Francis Street, and then resume regular route.

ROUTE 55 (ADMIRAL/PROVIDENCE COLLEGE)

Inbound trips will travel the regular route to the intersection of Charles and Smith

Streets, turn right onto Smith Street, left onto Gaspee Street, left onto Francis Street,

and then left onto Washington Street to Bus Stop I.

Outbound trips will turn right onto Exchange Street, right onto Fulton Street, right

onto Dorrance Street to Francis Street, right onto Gaspee Street, right onto

Smith Street, left onto Charles Street, and then resume regular route.

ROUTE 56 (CHALKSTONE AVE.) ON DETOUR 5AM – 1:30PM

Inbound trips will travel the regular route to Washington Street, turn right onto Exchange Street, and then right onto Fulton Street to the temporary bus stop next to the Kennedy Plaza Intermodal Transportation Center.

Outbound trips will leave Dorrance Street, continue onto Francis Street and then

resume regular route.

ROUTE 57 (SMITH STREET) ON DETOUR 5AM – 1:30PM

Please refer to the Route 56 (Chalkstone Ave.) detour.

ROUTE 60 (PROVIDENCE/NEWPORT) ON DETOUR 5AM – 1:30PM

Inbound trips will travel the regular route to I-195 West through to I-95 North, right at the Downtown Exit, right onto Francis Street, continue onto Dorrance Street, and then turn left onto Washington Street to the temporary bus stop next to the Kennedy Plaza Intermodal Transportation Center.

Outbound trips will turn right onto Exchange Street, right onto Fulton Street, right onto Dorrance Street through to Francis Street, left onto I-95 South to I-195 East, and then resume regular route.

ROUTE 66 (URI/GALILEE) ON DETOUR 5AM – 1:30PM

Inbound trips will travel the regular route to Francis Street and then turn left onto Washington Street to the temporary bus stop next to the Kennedy Plaza Intermodal Transportation Center. 

Outbound trips will leave Washington Street, turn right onto Exchange Street, right onto Fulton Street, right onto Dorrance Street to Francis Street, left onto I-95 South and then resume regular route.

ROUTE 78 (BEVERAGE HILL/NEWPORT AVE.)

Please refer to the Route 35 (Rumford) detour.

ROUTE 92 (FEDERAL HILL/EAST SIDE)

WEST: Inbound trips from East Side Market will travel the regular route to Wickenden Street, right onto Brook Street, left onto Angell Street, left onto Thayer Street, right into the East Side Tunnel, right onto North Main Street, left onto Park Row to Park Row West, left onto Exchange Street, right onto Fulton Street and then resume regular route.

EAST: Inbound trips from Federal Hill will travel the regular route to Bus Stop J.

Outbound trips will leave via left onto Exchange Street, right onto Stillman Street,

right onto Park Row, right onto Canal Street, left onto Washington Street into the East

Side Tunnel, right onto Thayer Street, left onto Waterman Street, right onto Brook

Street, left onto Wickenden Street, and then resume regular route.

Routes affected

Multiple Routes:
17 | Dyer/Pocasset
30 | Arlington/Oaklawn

Due to construction, Route 17 and Route 30 will be on detour from September 29, 2022 through October 21, 2022. Route 30 OUTBOUND will travel regular route to left on Massachusetts Avenue, right on Southern, right on Park Avenue, and then left on Cranston Street to resume regular route. Inbound trips will travel regular route.

Route 17 Inbound will travel regular route to right on Southern, left on Connecticut to Randall Street, and then left on Atwood Avenue to resume regular route.  Reverse for Inbound trips.

Routes affected

35 | Rumford/Newport Ave
60 | Providence/Newport
78 | Beverage Hill Ave/East Providence

Route 35, Route 60, and Route 78 OUTBOUND will be on detour from 9:30 am to noon on Friday, October 7, 2022, to accommodate RISD Inauguration. Outbound trips will travel regular route to Memorial Boulevard and South Water Street, continue on Memorial to Dyer to Eddy, turn right on Point Street, and then turn right on South Water to resume regular route. INBOUND trips will travel regular route.

Routes affected

Multiple Routes:
35 | Rumford/Newport Ave
60 | Providence/Newport
78 | Beverage Hill Ave/East Providence

Route 35, Route 60, and Route 78 will be on detour from 9:30 am to noon on Friday, October 7, 2022, to accommodate RISD Inauguration. 

Outbound trips will travel regular route to Memorial Boulevard and South Water Street, continue on Memorial to Dyer to Eddy, turn right on Point Street, and then turn right on South Water to resume regular route.

Routes affected

50 | Douglas Ave/Bryant University
55 | Admiral/Providence College
56 | Chalkstone Ave
57 | Smith St

Route 50 (Douglas Ave./Bryant University), Route 55 (Admiral/Providence College), Route 56 (Chalkstone Ave.) and Route 57 (Smith St.) will be on detour in the downtown Providence area from Thursday, September 29, 2022 at 9 am to Sunday, October 2, 2022 at 5 pm to accommodate the Gloria Gemma Flames of Hope celebration.  Gaspee Street will be closed during this time. 

ROUTE 50 (DOUGLAS AVE./BRYANT UNIVERSITY)

Outbound trips will travel regular route to Francis Street, turn left on Smith Street and then resume regular route. Reverse on Inbound.

ROUTE 55 (ADMIRAL/PROVIDENCE COLLEGE)

Outbound trips will travel regular route to the intersection of Francis and Gaspee Streets, continue on Francis Street, turn right on Smith Street and then resume regular route.

Reverse on Inbound.

ROUTE 56 (CHALKSTONE AVE.)

See Route 50 (Douglas Ave./Bryant University).

ROUTE 57 (SMITH ST.)

See Route 50 (Douglas Ave./Bryant University).

Routes affected

Multiple Routes:
55 | Admiral/Providence College
87 | Fairmount/Walnut Hill

Routes 54 and Route 87 will be on Monday, October 10, from 9 am to 11:30 am to accommodate the Woonsocket Columbus Day Parade.

ROUTE 54 (LINCOLN/WOONSOCKET):

Outbound trips will travel the regular route to Clinton Street to the Bus Stop at 113 Clinton Street. Passengers looking to transfer between Routes 54 and87 should board here. Inbound trips will travel regular route to left on Worrall Street, left on Social Street, then right on Main Street, and then resume a regular route.

ROUTE 87 (FAIRMOUNT/WALNUT HILL):

Eastbound trips will travel regular route to Railroad Street, right on Main Street and then left on Clinton Street to the Bus Stop on 113 Clinton Street. Passengers looking to transfer between Routes 54 and 87 should board here.After that, the trip will turn left on Worrall Street, left on Social Street, and then right on Main Street, and then resume regular route.  There will be no service to Walnut Hill Shopping Center.  

Routes affected

92 | RI College/Federal Hill/East Side

ROUTE 92 (RI COLLEGE/FEDERAL HILL/EAST SIDE)

The detour will be in effect from Friday, October 7, 2022 at 2 pm through Monday, October 10, 2022, at 1 am.  

Eastbound trips will travel the regular route to Atwells and Harris Avenues, right onto Harris Avenue, l eft onto Broadway, and then resume regular route.

Westbound trips will travel the regular route to Service Road, left onto Service Road, right onto Broadway, right onto Harris Avenue, left onto Atwells Avenue and then resume regular route.  

Routes affected

Anticipated service disruption. Please call 784-9500 x2012 to see if your trip time is affected.

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