The DIAL-A-RIDE service provides door-to-door transportation for any person in the 16 towns it serves. Transportation is provided to nutrition programs, doctor and medical appointments, shopping, and for other social and personal purposes. Group excursions may also be arranged. Call 1-866-906-RIDE


DIAL-A-RIDE operates Monday through Friday. Prior day advance reservations are required.


  • Regular - $1.00
  • Student - $0.75
  • Disabled - $0.50
  • Elderly Ride Free on Donation Basis
  • Discount - Ten ride discount tickets are available for deviated flexible route

Rural Transit also offers INTER-REGIONAL SERVICE from Northwestern CT towns to other out of area towns for medical and other purposes. Reservations are made on a first-come, first-serve basis by calling the NW Transit District at 860-489-2535.

Operates: Tuesday, Thursday

Fare: Varies depending on destination. For example Farmington is $5.00, Hartford is $6.00 round trip. Disabled ride for half fare. Elderly ride free on donation basis.