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There are 4 ways to get from Fall River to Newport by bus, ferry, taxi or car

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Bus  •  35 min

  1. Take the bus from Fall River, MA to Newport

$11 - $15

3 alternative options

Ferry  •  1 h

  1. Take the ferry from Fall River Line Pier, Fall River, MA to Perrotti Park, Newport, RI Block Island Ferry

$12 - $22

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fall River to Newport 18.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Fall River to Newport 18.3 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Fall River to Newport is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fall River to Newport is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fall River, MA and arriving at Newport. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Fall River Line Pier, Fall River, MA and arriving at Perrotti Park, Newport, RI. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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The distance between Fall River and Newport is 17 miles. The road distance is 18.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fall River to Newport without a car is to bus which takes 35 min and costs $11 - $15.

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The bus from Fall River, MA to Newport takes 35 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Fall River to Newport bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Fall River, MA station.

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Fall River to Newport bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Newport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fall River to Newport is 18 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Fall River to Newport.

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Map of how to get from Fall River to Newport.
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  • Distance: 16.8 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Fall River, MA, USA and Newport, RI, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Fall River to Newport 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 35 min.

Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Fall River, MA to Newport
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
peterpanbus.com
Ferry operators
Block Island Ferry
Website
blockislandferry.com
Ferry from Fall River Line Pier, Fall River, MA to Perrotti Park, Newport, RI
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
blockislandferry.com
Traditional
$13
High Speed
$20 - $22
Other operators
Taxi from Fall River to Newport
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Action Taxi Response
Phone
+1 401-680-0620
Website
actiontaxiresponse.com

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