Conanicut Marine Services Temporary Operating Conditions

Conanicut Marine Services Inc. welcomes all boaters and ferry guests this summer season. Getting out on the water is a great opportunity to practice social distancing, getting some fresh air, and relaxing.

Conanicut Marine Services Inc. is following guidelines set forth by the state and marine trade associations in order to safely continue operations for our customers and employees alike. These contingencies are open to change at any given time due to the ever-changing regulations and executive orders directed by the state, marine trade association and federal agencies:
RIMTA/DEM Guidlines
State of RI COVID-19 Information

We ask our guests to help us follow the guidelines set forth by the state.
• Face Covering: Individuals who are vaccinated do not need to wear a face covering. FACE COVERINGS OR MASKS SHOULD NOT BE WORN BY: Anyone whose health would be harmed from wearing a face covering: Infants, babies, or children under 2 years old.  For more information:
Sub-contractors: Contact our Service Manager via phone before arriving at any CMS facility.

Conanicut Marina:
• The marina facilities are open. Contact the Dockmaster with any questions on marina operations.
• Launch service capacity will be assessed on each trip to maintain social distancing policies set forth by the state.
• The fuel dock is open. Fuel discounts are available. Please stay aboard your vessel when arriving and fueling up.
• Seasonal mooring and dockage customers are requested to contact the Dockmaster in advance of their arrival.
• All communication between the marina and boaters will be made via phone, email, or VHF radio. Conanicut Marina monitors VHF channel 71.
• Reservation requests are actively being accepted online and via phone.
• Payments for dockage and moorings can be made by credit card and are accepted online on this site or or can be made by phone.

Boat Yard and Vessel Services
Boat yard and vessel services operations are open. Contact our Service Manager with questions.

Conanicut Ship's Store & Chandlery and the Gift Shop

Conanicut Ship's Store & Chandlery and the Gift Shop, both located at 20 Narragansett Avenue, are open Monday–Saturday, 9am–3pm.

Jamestown Newport Ferry Hop-On Hop-Off Service and Scenic Cruises
• The 2021 Jamestown Newport Ferry has begun. We continue to monitor the current set capacity limits and will re-address as new guidelines are announced or sooner, should capacity and distancing restrictions change.
• Our crews will wipe down all hard surfaces including hand rails, seating, door handles and bathrooms with disinfectant between and during runs. We will have hand sanitizer on board our vessels and we encourage its use by riders. We have instructed our team members to remain at home if they are showing any signs of being sick and we ask our riders to be considerate of other passengers and do the same. The health and safety of our customers and employees is our highest concern. JNF will continue to monitor and make necessary updates as conditions change.

Conanicut Marine Services Inc. Contact Information

          Dock Office - VHF 71
          Dockmaster - (401) 418-3438
          Asst. Dockmaster - (401) 742-9208
          Email -

          Phone - (401) 423-7158 ext 210
          Email -

Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 7:00am – 3:30pm