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The Dial-A-Ride days and hours of operation and provided services on this page, are solely related to the towns of Barkhamsted, New Hartford and Harwinton as shown shaded in grey on the map below.

For more information about Dial-A-Ride click HERE.

Times of Operation
9:00 A.M. through 3:00 P.M.
(unless otherwise noted below)
  • Monday through Thursday
 
Serves the following
Barkhamsted
  Monday, Tuesday
and Wednesday
  Shopping, Banking and Medical Appointments in Winsted and Torrington
   
New Hartford
  Monday and Wednesday
  Shopping, Banking and Medical Appointments in Winsted and Torrington
   
  Tuesday
  Shopping, Banking and Medical Appointments
in Torrington
   
Harwinton
  Tuesday and Thursday
  Noontime service to Nutrition site at
Harwinton Senior Center
   
  Monday, Tuesday
and Wednesday *
  Shopping, Banking and Medical Appointments
in Torrington
  * (10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.)
   

To view services in another town click on one of the links below.

Canaan, Falls Village, Sharon
and Salisbury

Cornwall and Goshen
Kent and Warren
Litchfield and Morris
Norfolk and Colebrook
Torrington
Winsted



Reservations
On a first-come, first-serve basis; with a 24-hour advance notice.

To make a reservation call the Northwestern CT Transit District.
  • (860) 489-2535
    or
  • 1-(866) 906-RIDE (7433)
 
Office Hours
Monday through Thursday
      7:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
Friday
      7:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.
 
One-Way Trip Fares
Ten ride discount tickets available.
Adults (18 & over)……… $1.25
Students…………… $0.90
Disabled ………………… $0.65
Elderly (60 & up) …………
  Suggested Donation $1.25
Children (up to age 5, with adult)
…………………………… FREE

All ticket purchases are non-transferable and non-refundable.
 
Disabled persons must show their original Medicare or state elderly/disabled ID card to the driver. 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.
People (60) or older ride free on a suggested donation basis.
Personal Care Attendants
may ride for free when accompanying a passenger
with a disability; companions
are required to pay a fare.
   

This public service is made possible by the Northwestern CT Transit District through a cooperative effort with the U.S. Department of Transportation, Connecticut Department of Transportation, Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging and participating towns.
CANDYSTRIPER

 

 
Dial-A-Ride
Dial-A-Ride
   Extended Services
Inter-Regional

 

 

 

 

Bi-Laws of the Northwestern
CT Transit District (pdf)

Title VI Policy Statement
of the Northwestern CT
Transit District

 
 
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