RIPTA Bus Information

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority provides public transportation, primarily buses, in the state of Rhode Island.

All first-year students receive 10 free rides for the fall semester. The free rides are placed on a RIPTA card that costs only $1.

Go to the ID Office in the Lower Commons to buy your card for free rides.

RIPTA BUS SCHEDULE –Route 60 – Providence/Newport (stops at RWU) 

The bus stop in front of RWU is listed in the schedule as the “Mt. Hope Bridge” stop.