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

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

Times of Operation
9:30 A.M. through 3:00 P.M.
(unless otherwise noted below)
  • Monday and Wednesday
Serves the following
Kent and Warren
  Monday & Wednesday
  (8:00 am to 10:00 am)
  Shopping, Banking and Medical Appointments
in New Milford
  (12:00 pm to 3:00 pm)
  Noontime service to Nutrition Site at
Templeton Farms and Local Appointments and Shopping

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

Barkhamsted, New Hartford
and Harwinton

Canaan, Falls Village, Sharon
and Salisbury

Cornwall and Goshen
Litchfield and Morris
Norfolk and Colebrook


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
  • 1-(866) 906-RIDE (7433)
Office Hours
Monday through Thursday
      7:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
      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.


   Extended Services





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

Title VI Policy Statement
of the Northwestern CT
Transit District

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