Leave the driving to us, ride the Jamestown Newport Ferry!
Spring weekends service resumes Saturday, May 25th! See the season schedule to the left.
The Jamestown Newport Ferry offers scenic transportation on lower Narragansett Bay and in Newport Harbor and provides easy access for visiting a variety of destinations where you will find many opportunities for sightseeing, historical tours, museum visits, shopping and dining. A round-trip ticket allows passengers to hop on and off the Ferry as often as desired. One-way fares also available.
Attend a cross-bay event such as the Sunset Music Series and Comedy Series at the Newport Yachting Center or the legendary Folk and Jazz Festivals at Fort Adams. Take advantage of our new Evening Special, where round-trip adult tickets are discounted to $10 per person after 4pm. Visit your neighboring island for dinner and enjoy the Bay and beverages from our bar along the way!
Parking options departing Jamestown: All day public parking is available on Conanicus Avenue between address #9 and #30 and on Narragansett Avenue between #60 and #99.The Narragansett Avenue parking is approximately a 10-15 minute walk through Jamestown Village to the Ferry departure site at 1 East Ferry Wharf. Pay-for-parking is available at our Conanicut Boat Yard site (260 Conanicus Avenuenext to the police station)at $10/day (or overnight), which includes a shuttle to the Ferry departure site. Call 401.423.7157 for the courtesy shuttle to the Ferry dock in downtown Jamestown.
Parking options departing Newport: Newport County Convention and Visitors Bureau public parking garage located at 22America's Cup Avenue, adjacent to Perrotti Park.