Jamestown Newport Ferry Tours and Cruises Newport Festivals Express

Express Service to Newport's Most Popular Events

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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 Folk Festival Express

July 23 - 28, 2021

During the Newport Folk Festival, the Jamestown Newport Ferry offers transportation to Fort Adams from Jamestown and from Ann Street Pier in Newport.

Newport Jazz Festival Express

July 30 - August 1, 2021

During the Newport Jazz Festival, the Jamestown Newport Ferry offers transportation to Fort Adams from Jamestown and from Ann Street Pier in Newport.

Newport International Boat Show

September 16 - 19, 2021

Express ferry schedules to be posted soon! The Newport International Boat Show, one of the largest and most prestigious boat shows in the country, returns this year. Express ferry service will run from Jamestown Village to Bowen's Wharf in Newport.