Jamestown Newport Ferry Tours and Cruises Overview

Hop-On Hop-Off in 2022!

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Welcome Aboard the Jamestown Newport Ferry!

Ferry service will resume in spring 2022, we look forward to seeing you! The Jamestown Newport Ferry offers several options for cruising the coastal waters of Narragansett Bay with five Hop-On Hop-Off stops that include Jamestown, Rose Island Lighthouse, Fort Adams, Ann Street Pier and Perrotti Park. Explore the shops, restaurants and attractions all day long. You may also purchase a one-way ticket. Check out the five stops and the schedule below.

ADDITIONAL SERVICES• $16 Evening Special Round-Trip Tickets after 4pm. Click this link and select "Specials"
• Sunset Cruises, complete with a complimentary cocktail
Express Service to popular Newport events
Private Charters

Hop-On Hop-Off Ferry

The Jamestown Newport Ferry's daily unreserved service transports riders between Jamestown and Newport. This Hop-On Hop-Off service makes five stops—Jamestown, Rose Island Lighthouse, and Newport's Fort Adams, Ann Street Pier and Perrotti Park—so you can explore shops, restaurants and attractions. Options include round-trip or one-way tickets and a reduced-rate Evening Special after 4pm. All vessels have an onboard bar for refreshments.

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The Jamestown is a charming vessel which is once again offering evening Sunset Cruises. These Newport boat rides are a close-up way to see lower Narragansett Bay and Newport Harbor and include a complimentary "drink of the night." Private cruises are also available. Departures are from 1 East Ferry Wharf in Jamestown. Additional cruise options are also available on our sister cruising boat, Coastal Queen.

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Express Service

The Jamestown Newport Ferry can get you from Jamestown to the Newport festivals quickly with Express service—no traffic or limited parking to deal with. Plus, you will get a scenic view of Newport Harbor along the way!

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Private Event Charters

Give your guests an event they will remember by taking them on a cruise around the Jamestown shoreline and beautiful Newport Harbor aboard one of our vessels. Our Coastal Queen has 140-passenger capacity for large events, ferries Katherine and The Jamestown are perfect for smaller gatherings. All three boats have onboard bars. If you need event transportation, we have a fleet of launch-type shuttle boats available as well.

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Looking for express tickets to Newport's events? Click here.

Looking for the Evening Special? Daily, after 4pm,  round-trip tickets are only $16. Click here and then on "Specials."

Our ferry service and sunset cruises are the perfect things to do in Newport or Jamestown. Jamestown Newport Ferry offers:
• Hop-On Hop-Off ferry service
• Sunset cruises (dates to be announced)
come with a complimentary cocktail.

For a list of all Hop-On Hop-Off departure sites and locations, see the Routes and Schedules page or click here. Stop #1 on the ferry and sunset cruises are from 1 East Ferry Wharf, Jamestown, RI.  

Looking for more day cruises? Our Coastal Queen offers these tours and boat rides:
• Scenic Bay Cruises
• Morning Mimosa Lighthouse Cruises
• Sunset Cruises
• Special-event cruises

Click here to see Coastal Queen's cruises and boat tours.

Coastal Queen departs from 5 Bowen's Landing, Bowen's Wharf, Newport with some special events departures from 1 East Ferry Wharf in Jamestown.

All vessels are available for private event charters.

See the tourist locations where our ferry service stops.

Places to See

Our ferry destinations and scenic cruises offer opportunities for sightseeing and exploring the area. Whether you’re visiting or commuting, these boat rides are a great way to get outdoors and get up close to all the beautiful Jamestown, Newport and Narragansett Bay vistas.

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