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Visiting Newport just got easier with RIPTA’s FREE Hop-On Hop-Off bus service!

From historic mansions to the Tennis Hall of Fame to shopping on Thames Street and more, you can get there on RIPTA’s classic green and gold hybrid trolley buses.

Hop-On Hop-Off Route 67 (Bellevue/Salve Regina Univ.)

Route 67 connects you with popular tourist destinations such as the Newport Mansions, Cliff Walk, Audrain Automobile Museum, International Tennis Hall of Fame and more! Service runs every 20 minutes all day.

Free bus service through October 31, 2022.

Click here for the Route 67 bus schedule.
Sponsored by Discover Newport.

NEW! Hop-On Hop-Off Route 68 (CCRI/Memorial Blvd./First Beach)

Route 68 service runs Saturday, June 18 through October 31, 2022.

The new route connects neighborhoods in the North End of Newport to local beaches.

Free bus service through October 31, 2022.

Click here for the Route 68 bus schedule.
Sponsored by Episcopal Diocese of Rhode Island.

Discounted Parking for RIPTA Riders

Park your car in the Newport Gateway Center Parking Garage and let us do the driving! The parking garage is easily accessible by public transportation – and RIPTA riders pay only $2 for parking. Visit the RIPTA Customer Service Kiosk in the Newport Transportation Center between 8am and 4pm to receive your RIPTA Rider Receipt to access the parking discount.

The Newport Gateway Center Parking Garage is located at 23 America’s Cup Avenue, Newport.
RIPTA is not responsible for loss or damage to car or contents by fire, theft, or trespassing.

Need help planning your trip?

Click here to use our Trip Planner or contact our Customer Service team at or 401-784-9500 x2012.

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