Newport Pell Bridge Toll Rates (per crossing)

E-ZPass (non-resident) $2.00 per axle
Video Toll Rate $3.00 per axle

*NOTE: IF YOU ARE TOWING A TRAILER YOU ARE NO LONGER CONSIDERED A 2-AXLE VEHICLE

 

Newport Pell Bridge Rhode Island E-ZPass Discount Plans

*Discount plans apply to RITBA issued transponders only and your 2-axle vehicle must be less than 7,000 lbs. GVW (gross vehicle weight).  Transponders issued by other tolling agencies are charged the Newport Pell Bridge Toll Rates (per crossing) as seen in the table above.

Resident (RIR) $0.83 Available to Rhode Island Residents only.  Must show proof of  RI residency for discount plan to be applied.
Unlimited (RIUNL) $40.00 every 30 days Unlimited travel on the Newport Pell Bridge only. This plan is automatically renewed every 30 days and is specific to each transponder.
Rhode Island Gross Vehicle Weight (RIGVW) $0.83 2-axle passenger vehicles between 7001-8000 lbs. gross vehicle weight(GVW). Proof of RI residency and proof of GVW is required.
Thirty Day Frequent User (RI6) $0.91 Available to non-Rhode Island residents using the Newport Pell Bridge only. This plan is automatically renewed every 30 days and is specific to each transponder.

Note: If you have more than one transponder on the account, you may opt to apply different plans for the different transponders provided that all qualifications are met.

The Business Office and the Chief Supervisors Plaza Office are located adjacent to the Toll Plaza on the Jamestown side of the Newport Pell Bridge. For E-ZPass information, including establishing RI residency, see our  EZPass Page .

See below for the RI penalty for nonpayment of toll for the Newport Pell Bridge.

RI State General Laws Chapter 31 Section 31-3-5

RI State General Laws Chapter 24-12 Section 24-12-37

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Roadway Improvement Construction Update and Frequently Asked Questions

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ALERT: DUE TO HIGH WINDS ONLY AUTOMOBILES, PICKUP TRUCKS, FLATBED TRAILERS, COMMERCIAL BUSES AND HEAVY-LADEN TRACTOR/TRAILERS ARE PERMITTED TO CROSS THE NEWPORT PELL AND JAMESTOWN BRIDGES AT THIS TIME.

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Citizens Pell Bridge Run - Sunday, October 15, 2023.
Expect Delays 7AM to 9AM

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Due to expected inclement weather, the RITBA E-ZPass and Administration offices will be closed on Tuesday, February 13, 2024.

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JANUARY 7, 2022: RITBA DELAYS OPENING UNTIL 12PM DUE TO WINTER STORM

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January 19, 2022: RITBA E-ZPass Website and Account Management System Currently Down. See Important News Section Below for More Information.

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Weather Advisory: Please follow us on Twitter and Facebook for the latest information on bridge conditions. Our weather restrictions can be found HERE!

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