Hi-speed ferry service operates mid June-September between Fall River & Downtown Newport & Block Island!
2015- Interstate Navigation, The Block Island Ferry is pleased to announce the anticipated extension of our Newport hi-speed ferry service to Fall River, MA. Our seasonal Newport ferry service will originate from Fall River for the 2015 season. This hi-speed ferry service will depart daily from the Fall River State Pier, next to Battleship Cove, with a morning departure and continue with a scenic ferry ride through the Mt. Hope Bay and Narragansett Bay, arriving in Downtown Newport. In Newport, passengers will have the option of continuing on to Block Island, spend the day in Newport, or enjoy a morning stroll and continue with a mid-day ferry ride to Block Island. This ferry service will enable passengers from Southeastern Massachusetts the opportunity to visit and enjoy Newport and Block Island, two of Rhode Island’s great treasures.
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