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Press Releases

February 18, 2021

Five Routes Currently on Detour on February 18, 2021 As a long-duration winter storm impacts the area today and tomorrow, the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA)  is urging passengers to […]

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February 15, 2021

Cash Passengers Can Still Buy Paper Fare Products on the Bus The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) is reminding customers that fixed-route fare products are no longer being sold […]

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February 10, 2021

Quonset Express Provides Transit Service to Job Opportunities The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) announced today that it has renewed its partnership with the Quonset Development Corporation (QDC), and […]

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February 9, 2021

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) announced that nine routes are currently on detour due to winter weather conditions. Routes 18, 21, 27, 51, 55, 56, 62, 66 and […]

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February 7, 2021

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) announced thateight routes are on detour today, Sunday, February 7, 2021, due to winter weather conditions. Routes 13, 21, 55, 56, 60, 63, 67 and 92 […]

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February 5, 2021

Passengers Who Cannot Comply Due to Disability Must Contact RIPTA Prior To Travel  The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) is reminding passengers that they must be in compliance with […]

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February 1, 2021

Passengers Urged to Use Caution at Bus Stops and Check  RIPTA Website for Updates  The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) announced that sixteen routes are on detour today, Monday, February 1, 2021, due […]

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January 26, 2021

Passengers Urged to Monitor Service Alerts  The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) is advising passengers to monitor service alerts on its website and social media accounts as evening snow […]

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January 15, 2021

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) will operate all fixed-route bus service on a Sunday/Holiday schedule on Monday, January 18, 2021, in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  RIde […]

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