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The Rural Transit Inter-Regional is a curb-to-curb service for people of all ages, in the (17) towns it serves. Anyone under (12) years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

All vehicles are wheelchair accessible.

Times of Operation
9:00 A.M. through 3:00 P.M.
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
Serves the following
Northwestern CT residents to
out of area towns for medical
and other purposes.

For example:

  • Newington VA
  • Hartford Hospital
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Westfarms Mall
  • Greater Waterbury area

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)
Round Trip Fares
All ticket purchases are non-transferable and non-refundable.
Round-trip…………… $12.50



Disabled persons with Medicare or Special State Issued Card ride for half fare.
People (60) or older ride free on a suggested donation basis.

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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