CANDYSTRIPER BUS ROUTES & FARES

All fares are exact change - Drivers carry no change!


Fares are for a one-way trip

Adults (18 & over) $1.25
Students $0.90
Reduced Fare *
(For people with disabilities and people 60 or older)
$0.65
Children (up to age 5, with adult) FREE
Transfers FREE
Candystriper Commuter Service $2.00
Winsted & Litchfield
(Seniors ride free on a donation basis)
 
Suggested Donation $1.25
10-Ride Ticket
(purchase from bus driver)
$11.25
Reduced Fare *
(For people with disabilities and people 60 or older)
$5.85
NEW : Monthly Candystriper Bus Passes
Unlimited Candystriper rides for
(1) calendar month (30 days)
Regular Fare $47.00
Reduced Fare *
(For people with disabilities and people 60 or older)…
$23.50
   
All ticket purchases are non-transferable and non-refundable.  

* Reduced Fare riders must show their original Federally issued Medicare Card or State issued elderly/disabled photo ID card to the driver. These are the only forms of ID that will be accepted for reduced fares on subsidized transit providers as of January 1, 1993.

Call CT TRANSIT at (860) 522-8101 for more information about the state-issued card. Certification by a medical doctor is needed to qualify for the disabled reduced fare.

Adults (18 & over)………………….............………………………………… $1.25
Students…………………………................…………………………… $0.90
Reduced Fare * (For people with disabilities and people 60 or older)… $0.65
Children (up to age 5, with adult)…..........……………………………… FREE
Transfers …………………………………..............………………………… FREE
Candystriper Commuter Service..........……………………………… $2.00
Winsted & Litchfield (Seniors ride free on a donation basis)  
   Suggested Donation……………….........……….……………………… $1.25
10-Ride Ticket (purchase from bus driver)…….........…….……………… $11.25
Reduced Fare * (For people with disabilities and people 60 or older)… $5.85
NEW : Monthly Candystriper Bus Passes
Unlimited Candystriper rides for (1) calendar month (30 days)
Regular Fare………………………………………………...........…… $47.00
Reduced Fare * (For people with disabilities and people 60 or older)… $23.50
   
All ticket purchases are non-transferable and non-refundable.  

* Reduced Fare riders must show their original Federally issued Medicare Card or State issued elderly/disabled photo ID card to the driver. These are the only forms of ID that will be accepted for reduced fares on subsidized transit providers as of January 1, 1993.

Call CT TRANSIT at (860) 489-7433 for more information about the state-issued card. Certification by a medical doctor is needed to qualify for the disabled reduced fare.



Click here for the CANDYSTRIPER bus schedule (pdf)

CANDYSTRIPER ROUTES

Route 1 - Winsted
Route 2 - Litchfield
Route 3 - Torrington: Main St to East Side
Route 5 - Torrington: Westside to Southend
Saturday Torrington Candystriper

 

Local:
(860) 489-2535

Toll Free:
(866) 906-7433


ON-BOARD BUS RULES

On the following 2017 year dates the Northwest CT Transit District office will be closed and Dial-A-Ride will not operate:
January 2
New's Year's Day
January 16
Martin Luther King Day
February 12
Lincoln's Birthday
February 20
President's Day
April 14
Good Friday
May 29
Memorial Day
July 4
Independence Day
September 4
Labor Day
October 9
Columbus Day
November 10
Veterans Day
November 23
& 24
Thanksgiving W/E
December 25
Christmas

In case of storms, etc. do one of the following for cancellation notices:
  • watch Local Cable 5
  • watch Channel 3 WFSB
  • listen to 97.3 FM WZBG

Note: If school is closed, then Dial-A-Ride service will not operate.