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Service Alerts

  • High-Frequency
  • Express Route
  • Rapid Bus Route
  • FlexZone
  • Local Route
  • Special Service
  • Multiple Routes
  • Rapid Bus Route

    Regularly-scheduled service that stops at all bus stops; service frequency is 10 minutes or better on weekdays.

  • High-Frequency Route

    Regularly-scheduled service that stops at all bus stops; service frequency is 20 minutes or better on weekdays.

  • Local Route

    Regularly-scheduled service that stops at all bus stops.

  • Express Route

    Weekday only long-distance commuter routes with route segments that operate express. Peak hours only.

  • Flex Zone

    Service that operates within a designated zone. Board by either scheduling a reservation 24-hours prior or waiting at a designated Flex Stop.

  • Special Service

    See individual schedule for description

  • Rapid Bus Route
  • High-Frequency Route
  • Local Route
  • Express Route
  • Flex Zone
  • Special Service
  • Multiple Routes
  • Rapid Bus Route

    Regularly-scheduled service that stops at all bus stops; service frequency is 10 minutes or better on weekdays.

  • High-Frequency Route

    Regularly-scheduled service that stops at all bus stops; service frequency is 20 minutes or better on weekdays.

  • Local Route

    Regularly-scheduled service that stops at all bus stops.

  • Express Route

    Weekday only long-distance commuter routes with route segments that operate express. Peak hours only.

  • Flex Zone

    Service that operates within a designated zone. Board by either scheduling a reservation 24-hours prior or waiting at a designated Flex Stop.

  • Special Service

    See individual schedule for description

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:
8x | Jefferson Blvd Park-n-Ride
9x | Pascoag Park-n-Ride
10x | North Scituate Park-n-Ride
12x | Arctic/117 Express Park-n-Ride
14 | West Bay
27 | Broadway/Manton
28 | Broadway/Hartford
59x | North Smithfield/Lincoln Mall Park-n-Ride
61x | Tiverton/East Bay Park-n-Ride
65 | Wakefield Park-n-Ride
92 | RI College/Federal Hill/East Side
95x | Westerly Park-n-Ride
QX | Quonset Express

Routes 8x, 9x, 10x, 12x, 14, 27, 28, 59X, 61x, 65x, 92, 95x and Quonset Express will not service bus stops on Sabin Street until further notice.

Express Route passengers should board buses on either Exchange Terrace or Empire Street.

Route 14 passengers should board buses on either Exchange Terrace or Empire Street.

Routes 27 and 28 passengers should board buses on Broadway or Kennedy Plaza.

Route 92 passengers should board buses on Atwells Ave. or Kennedy Plaza.

Routes affected

22 | Pontiac Ave

RIPTA will detour Route 22 (Pontiac Avenue) to accommodate the emergency closing of the Reservoir Avenue Bridge in Providence, Rhode Island until further notice. Route 22 will not serve bus stops on Reservoir Avenue between Narragansett Avenue and Elmwood Avenue. 

Inbound trips will travel the regular route to Reservoir Avenue, right onto Narragansett Ave., left onto Roger Williams Avenue, left onto Elmwood Avenue and then resume regular route.

Outbound trips will travel the regular route to Reservoir and Elmwood Avenues, continue onto Elmwood Avenue, right onto Roger Williams Avenue, right onto Narragansett Avenue, left onto Reservoir Avenue and then resume regular route.

Routes affected

Multiple Routes:
32 | East Providence/Wampanoag/Seekonk Square
34 | East Providence/Seekonk Square

Routes 32 and 34 Inbound are on detour until further notice due to construction on the Henderson Bridge. Inbound trips will travel the regular route to Warren Ave. and Waterfront Drive, turn right onto Waterfront Drive, right onto Dexter Rd., proceed straight across Massasoit Ave. onto the on-ramp to South Angell St. and then resume regular route.

Routes affected

49 | Camp St/Miriam Hospital

DETOUR ALERT: RIPTA will detour Route 49 beginning Monday, May 4, 2020 until further notice due to Camp St. closing

Outbound trips will travel the regular route to Doyle Ave., turn right onto North Main St., and then resume regular route. Inbound trips will travel the regular route to North Main St., turn left onto Doyle Ave. and then resume regular route.

Routes affected

Multiple Routes:
62 | URI/Providence Station
65 | Wakefield Park-n-Ride
66 | URI/Galilee

Effective December 16, 2020, RIPTA will suspend service until further notice on Routes 62, 65 and 66 to the Park N’ Rides on Rte. 2 and Rte. 4 due to ongoing construction. Passengers are advised to park at the Wickford Train Station and board the bus there.

Routes affected