There are 4 ways to get from Kingston to Newport by bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from Uri Memorial Union to Newport Visitor Center 64

$2

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kingston to Newport 16.7 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Kingston to Newport 16.7 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  26 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kingston to Newport 16.7 miles

$20 - $26

What companies run services between Kingston, RI, USA and Newport, RI, USA?

RIPTA operates a bus from Kingston to Newport hourly. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 55 min.

Bus operators
RIPTA
Phone
+1 401-781-9400
Email
customerrelations@ripta.com
Website
ripta.com
Bus from Uri Memorial Union to Newport Visitor Center
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Other operators
Uber Rhode Island
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Kingston to Newport
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$20 - $26
uberXL
$35 - $50
Taxi from Kingston to Newport
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kingston to Newport?

The distance between Kingston and Newport is 18 km. The road distance is 27 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kingston to Newport?

The cheapest way to get from Kingston to Newport is to bus which costs $2 and takes 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kingston to Newport?

The quickest way to get from Kingston to Newport is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs $45 - $60.

Is there a direct bus between Kingston and Newport?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Uri Memorial Union and arriving at Newport Visitor Center. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Kingston to Newport?

The bus from Uri Memorial Union to Newport Visitor Center takes 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.