Jamestown Newport Ferry Tours and Cruises Newport Festivals Express

The Best Way to Newport's 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 the beautiful yachts and historic sites in Narragansett Bay!

Please note that during some of these special events, the Jamestown Newport Ferry will have an altered Hop-On Hop-Off schedule shown on the Schedule page.

Newport Folk Festival Express Ferry

July 28–30, 2023

During the Newport Folk Festival, the Jamestown Newport Ferry will offer round-trip transportation to Fort Adams from Jamestown. Round-trip ferry tickets are $TBA.

Newport Jazz Festival Express Ferry

August 4–6, 2023

During the Newport Jazz Festival, the Jamestown Newport Ferry will offer round-trip transportation to Fort Adams from Jamestown. Round-trip ferry tickets are $TBA.

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 ferry tickets are $27.