Jamestown Newport Ferry Tours and Cruises Newport Festivals Express

Express Service to Newport's Most Popular Events

Express Service

Headed to the Newport Folk Festival, Jazz Festival, Oyster Festival, or another popular event? The Jamestown Newport Ferry can get you there quickly, without the hassle of traffic and limited parking. Plus, you will get a scenic view of Newport Harbor along the way!

Please note that during some of these special events, the Jamestown Newport Ferry will have an altered Hop-On Hop-Off schedule. The current schedule is available here.

Newport Oyster & Chowder Festival Express

May 21–22, 2022

During the Oyster & Chowder Festival, the Jamestown Newport Ferry offers transportation between Jamestown and Ann Street Pier in Newport.

Newport Folk Festival Express

July 22–24, 2022

During the Newport Folk Festival, the Jamestown Newport Ferry will offer round-trip transportation to Fort Adams from Jamestown and from Ann Street Pier in Newport.

Newport Jazz Festival Express

July 29–July 31, 2022

During the Newport Jazz Festival, the Jamestown Newport Ferry will offer round-trip transportation to Fort Adams from Jamestown and from Ann Street Pier in Newport.

Newport International Boat Show

September 15–18, 2022

The Newport International Boat Show, one of the largest and most prestigious boat shows in the country, is not to be missed. Express ferry service will run from 1 East Ferry Wharf in Jamestown to Bowen's Wharf in Newport.

Bowen's Wharf Seafood Festival Express Ferry

October 15–16, 2022

Let Jamestown Newport Ferry take you from Jamestown to the Annual Seafood Festival at Bowen's Wharf in Newport. Round-trip tickets are $TBA.

Fort Adams Food Truck and Craft Beer Festival Express

TBD, 2022

Park in Jamestown and Cruise over to the Fort Adams' Food Truck and Craft Beer Festival on the Jamestown Newport Ferry Express! Round-trip tickets are $TBA.