Driving to Newport
Newport, Rhode Island, is about 1.5 hours from Boston and 3.5 hours from New York City.
» Get directions to Fort Adams State Park
» Get directions to International Tennis Hall of Fame at the Newport Casino
» Click here for parking information at Fort Adams State Park
» For parking at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, visit their web site.
Bike to Fort Adams State Park
Ride your bike to the Jazz Festival! Bike Newport is providing a free, dedicated Park N' Bike lot, a signed bike route from the lot to Fort Adams, and assisted bike parking steps away from the festival entrance. Information for all of these amenities can be found here. If you're visiting from out of town and would like to rent a bicycle, click for a complete directory of local bike shops.
Water Shuttle to Fort Adams State Park
The Newport Harbor Shuttle provides continuous service between Perrotti Park or the Oldport Marine Dock on America’s Cup Ave in the Mooring Restaurant parking lot and Fort Adams beginning at 8 AM. Cost is $10.00 round trip and no reservations are required. From Jamestown, take the Jamestown & Newport Ferry – servicing Jamestown, Perrotti Park & Ft. Adams, leaving Jamestown & Newport approximately every 30 min. Visit Go Newport for Ferry Service & Water Taxi Info.