By Car From the North
Take I-95 South to R.I. Exit 9
(a left-lane exit onto Rte. 4 South). Follow Rte. 4
to Rte. 1 South until you reach Rte. 138 West, just past the Holiday
Inn. (Don’t take the first Rte. 138 exit—this would take
you east to Newport.) Travel approximately 4 miles on Rte. 138; URI will
be on the right. Come through the main entrance on Upper College Road
and stop at the Visitors Center (on the right) for a parking permit.
By Car From the South
Take I-95 North to R.I. Exit 3A
to Rte. 138 East. URI is about 7 miles down Rte. 138, on the left. Come
through the main entrance on Upper College Road and stop at the Visitors
Center (on the right) for a parking permit.
Service from Providence to URI's Kingston Campus, Memorial Union is provided
Rhode Island Public Transportation Authority. route 66, for more
Amtrak service along the Northeast Corridor includes Kingston
Station, about 2 miles from the URI campus. For information on fares
and schedules, call 800-872-7245.
Green State Airport is about 20 miles from
URI. Bus transportation and car rentals are
available at the airport.
URI Visitor's Center is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and at other times by special arrangement. If you have special needs, please alert the Information Center by calling 401-874-2133.