Public Transportation in Providence


The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) offers low-cost bus service throughout Rhode Island.

From the Roger Williams Park Zoo to dining on Federal Hill to shopping on Thayer Street and more, you can get there on RIPTA’s buses and trolleys.

Buses run year-round. Buy a $6 day pass on board for unlimited, statewide travel or pay just $2 per ride.

For specific routes and more information, visit