* The Governor of Rhode Island issued Executive Order 20-50 on June 29, 2020, mandating a 14-day quarantine for anyone coming to Rhode Island from any state with 5% or greater positivity rate. Those who have had a negative coronavirus test within 72 hours of arrival do not need to quarantine. States with a 5% or greater positivity rate can be found at https://tinyurl.com/RI-Travel. Flight crews, healthcare and public safety professionals are exempt from the quarantine orders.Read More

Buses

Local & Regional Transit Options

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Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA)

265 Melrose Street Providence, RI 02907
(401) 781-9400
(800) 244-0444

Route #1: Cranston (Broad St. & Elmwood Ave.), Providence (Broad, Eddy & Richmond Streets), Warwick (Post Rd. & Warwick Ave.).
Route #8Providence (via Jefferson Blvd. & Rt. 95) and Warwick (Buttonwoods & Greenwood).
Route #14:
East Greenwich, Narragansett, Newport, North Kingstown, Providence (express), Warwick (south).
Route #20: Cranston (Elmwood Ave.), Providence (Broad St. & Elmwood Ave.), Warwick (Elmwood Ave. & Post Rd.).
Route #66: Kingston (Train Station), Narragansett (Block Island Ferry), Providence (express), North Kingstown, South Kingstown (URI), Warwick (CCRI), Wickford Junction (Train Station).

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Connecting service to most cities and towns in RI via Kennedy Plaza bus hub in downtown Providence.

RIPTA buses 1, 14, 20 & 66 stop at the far end of the commercial roadway in front of the airport terminal. RIPTA bus 8 stops at the InterLink facility at 700 Jefferson Blvd.