I. PARKING

Directions to Parking at the Newport Visitor’s Center
Newport Visitor Center
23 America’s Cup Boulevard
Newport, RI 02840

From Points South (CT, NY, NJ)
Follow Route 95 North to exit 3A in Rhode Island.  At the end of the exit ramp bear right onto Route 138 East.  Follow this road to the intersection with Route 1 North/South (a couple of miles after passing the University of Rhode Island).  At this traffic light take a left onto Route 1 North and look for the Jamestown/Newport Bridges exit on the right.  The Jamestown Bridge leads to the Newport Bridge ($4.00 toll or EZ Pass).  Take the first exit off the Newport Bridge (Scenic Newport) and take a right at the end of the exit ramp onto Farewell Street.  At the second traffic light take a right onto America's Cup Avenue.  The first brick building on the right is the Visitor Center with Public Parking behind the building.

From Points North and Boston
Take Interstate 93 South out of Boston to Route 24 South.  Around Fall River, MA follow Route 24 South (Fall River/Newport signs) to Route 114 South.  This four-lane road is called West Main Road through the towns of Portsmouth and Middletown and once in Newport becomes a two-lane road called Broadway.  Once on Broadway, the Newport Hospital is on the left, followed by the Police Station on the right.  At Newport City Hall, the next landmark on the left, take a right onto Marlborough Street (follow the sign for Newport Transportation & Visitors Center) and continue to the traffic light.  At this light the Visitor Center is in front of you with Public Parking behind the building.

From Northern Rhode Island and New England
Take Route 95 South.  At the split of 95 South, about 10 miles south of Providence, RI, the two left lanes lead toward Route 4 South (North Kingstown, East Greenwich) at exit 9. Route 4 South merges into Route 1 South after the second traffic light.  From Route 1 South take the exit for the Jamestown/Newport Bridges which leads to Route 138 East.  The Jamestown Bridge leads to the Newport Bridge ($4.00 toll).  Take the first exit off the Newport Bridge (Scenic Newport) and take a right at the end of the exit ramp onto Farewell Street.  At the second traffic light take a right onto America's Cup Avenue.  The first brick building on the right is the Visitor Center with Public Parking behind the building.

Alternate Route from Points North, West Providence
Route 195 East may be accessed from Route 95 South in the Providence area.  Follow 195 East to Route 24 South around Fall River, MA (Fall River/Newport signs) to Route 114 South.  This four- lane road is called West Main Road through the towns of Portsmouth and Middletown and once in Newport becomes a two-lane road called Broadway.  Once on Broadway, the Newport Hospital is on the left, followed by the Police Station on the right.  At Newport City Hall, the next landmark on the left, take a right onto Marlborough Street (follow the sign for Newport Transportation & Visitors Center) and continue to the traffic light.  At this light the Visitor Center is in front of you with Public Parking in the rear.

II. TRAVEL

Rail:
*Amtrak Kingston Station (KIN) - West Kingston, RI (18 miles/30 minutes)
-Then take public transportation - RIPTA
*Amtrak Providence Station (PVD) - Providence, RI (34 miles/45 minutes
-Then take public transportation - RIPTA

Car Service:
All Occasion Transportation
: (401) 619-3000
All Occasion Transportation specializes in offering airport transfers and corporate travel in over 600 cities worldwide. They can accommodate the single passenger to the large groups in excess of 2,000 attendees. Please visit All Occasion Transportation online at www.alloccasionlimo.com.

Air:
T.F. Green Airport (PVD)
- Warwick, RI (26 miles/35 minutes)
*Airlines – Air Canada, Cape Air, Delta Air Lines, JetBlue, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, US Airways
*Public Transportation to Newport - Cozy Cab or RIPTA
*Car Rental Agencies – Use Enterprise Contract ID: XZ49127, company name: INT, when booking for a discount!

Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) - Boston, MA (74 miles/90 minutes)
*Airlines - Serviced by all major domestic and international airlines
*Public Transportation to Newport - Peter Pan/Bonanza Bus
*Car Rental Agencies - Use Enterprise Contract ID: XZ49127, company name: INT, when booking for a discount!

Newport State Airport (UUU) - Middletown, RI (3 miles/10 minutes) | Quonset State Airport (OQU) - North Kingstown, RI (18 miles/30 minutes)

Bus:
*Kennedy Plaza - Downtown Providence, RI   (33 miles/45 minutes) 
    -Public Transportation - RIPTA 
*Peter Pan Bonanza Terminal - Providence, RI   (36 miles/50 minutes) 
    -Public Transportation - Peter Pan/Bonanza Bus



Directions to International Tennis Hall of Fame (from Visitor's Center Parking)
International Tennis Hall of Fame
194 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, RI 02840

RIPTA trolley #67 (yellow line) travels from the Visitors Center to the International Tennis Hall of Fame.
Cost: $2 each way
Monday - Friday: Departs every 20 minutes
Saturdays & Sundays: Departs every 15 minutes (starting on the hour)

Ask for a transfer ticket stub and/or receipt when you get on the RIPTA trolley.  Show your receipt when exiting the Visitor Information Center Parking and park all day for just $2.

Prices and schedules referenced here are subject to change. For a full listing of schedules and fares, visit www.RIPTA.com or call 401-781-9400.  For bus information about Accessibility in Newport County and Rhode Island - Click here



III. LODGING
Partner Hotels

Hotel Viking
1 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, RI 02840
(401) 847-3300


Howard Johnson of Middletown 
351 West Main Road 
Middletown, RI 02842
(401) 849-2000


Courtyard Newport Middletown 
9 Commerce Drive
Middletown, RI 02842
(401) 849-8000


Holiday Inn Express Middletown / Newport
855 West Main Road
Middletown, RI 02842
(401) 848-7128


Marshall Slocum Inn
29 Kay Street
Newport, RI 02840
(401) 847-5120


 

 


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