RIPTA offers ‘hop-on hop-off’ bus service in Newport

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Rhode Island Public Transit Authority launched a new "hop-on hop-off" bus service in Newport, Thursday, May, 26, 2022. (Rhode Island Public Transit Authority)

NEWPORT, R.I. (WLNE) — Rhode Island Public Transit Authority is offering a new free “hop-on hop-off” bus service in Newport.

The new service is set to launch Friday and provides transportation to tourist destinations and beaches. It will run until Halloween.

Riders will be able to take either Route 67 or the new Route 68.

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