Connecting Your Connecticut
Public Transit for CT's Valley-Shore Region

91 N Main St
Middletown, CT 06457

2011 CTAA Rural System of the Year

Schedules & Services

Schedules & Services

            • 9 Town Transit Services & Schedules

            • 9 Town Transit operates two types of services, deviated fixed routes and Dial-A-Ride. Both services are open to the general public with no age restrictions.

              Is English not your first language? 9 Town Transit offers free translation services by phone. Simply call 860-510-0429, and press 2. You’ll be placed on a brief hold while we conference in a translator.

              ParkConneCT Seasonal Service

              7 day a week service all summer long on four routes, providing access to Hammonasset Beach and beyond.  Click for details.

              XtraMile On-Demand Transit

          XtraMile is a free* ride sharing service that anyone can use to get to and from anywhere in our service area. Our shuttle bus picks you up and takes you to wherever it is that you need to go right when you need it. Download the app and try it out.  Click here fore more information.

          • Routes
            Routes operate through major corridors of the region on a regular schedule. A fixed route with a regular route and schedule operates between Old Saybrook and Madison.  All other routes operate as deviated fixed-routes operate on a regular schedule and route, but will also deviate up to 3/4 mile with a reservation. The routes provide service both within the region and to the neighboring cities of Madison, Middletown and New London. They also offer free connections to CTTransit New Haven and Hartford divisions, Southeast Area Transit and Middletown Area Transit.

            Below is a system map with an overview of all 9 Town Transit routes to help you plan your trip along with our trip planner. All of the individual route maps and schedules may be found in our schedule booklet available here, and don’t miss our expanded 7 day a week seasonal service which provides service on the 641 and 645 routes here.

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            Route 641 – Madison to Old Saybrook via Route 1
            Fixed-route service to Old Saybrook, Westbrook, Clinton and Madison.  Points of interest include: Westbrook Outlet Mall, Clinton Crossing Outlet Mall, Hammonasset Beach State Park, downtown Madison, Main Street Old Saybrook, Water’s Edge Resort, Walmart, and four Shoreline East train stations.

            Route 642 – Chester to Old Saybrook via Route 154
            Deviated fixed-route service to Old Saybrook, Essex, Centerbrook, Ivoryton, Deep River and Chester.  Points of interest include: Saybrook Point Inn Resort, Main Street Old Saybrook, Walmart, Essex Village, Essex Steam Train & Riverboat, Bokum Plaza, Ivoryton Playhouse, Main Street Deep River and Chester center.

            Route 643 – New London to Old Saybrook via Route 156
            Deviated fixed-route service to Old Saybrook, Old Lyme, East Lyme and New London.  Points of interest include: Old Lyme Marketplace, Florence Griswold Museum, Lyme Art Academy, Old Lyme Shores, Flanders four corners, downtown New London and the New London Transportation Center.

            Route 644 – Middletown to Old Saybrook via Route 154
            Deviated fixed-route service to Old Saybrook, Essex, Chester, Haddam, Higganum and Middletown.  Points of interest include: Chester center, Goodspeed Opera House, Saybrook Road medical complexes, Middlesex Hospital, Middlesex Courthouse and downtown Middletown.

            Route 645 – Madison to Middletown via Route 81
            Deviated fixed-route service to Madison, Clinton, Killingworth, Haddam and Middletown.  Points of interest include: Downtown Madison, Clinton Crossing Mall, Killingworth Village, Middlesex Hospital.  Special Saturday service Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day, click here for schedule.

            Clinton Trolley
            A free local open air trolley operating within the town of Clinton.  Serving major attractions including Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets, Clinton marina district, Clinton arts district, Pilot’s Point Marina, grocery stores, shopping and dining destinations. Operates Thursday, Friday and Saturday June 25th – September 5th,, 2020.

            • Dial-A-Ride
              For trips to or from destinations not within a deviated fixed route service area or for persons who have difficulty using the deviated fixed route because of a disability, 9 Town Transit also operates door-to-door demand response service known as Dial-A-Ride. With one day advance reservation, Dial-A-Ride provides transportation from the door of your pick-up location to the door of your destination anywhere within the towns of Chester, Clinton, Deep River, Durham, Essex, East Haddam, Haddam, Killingworth, Lyme, Old Lyme, Old Saybrook and Westbrook. Trips may also be made to limited portions of Middletown and Colchester, provided they start or end in one of our twelve towns listed.

              Dial-A-Ride service is open to the general public with no restrictions on age or ability. More information can be found by clicking here.

            • ADA Paratransit
              A door-to-door service for people with disabilities that prevent them from using the Route 641 bus.  ADA paratransit operates within 3/4 mile of the Route 641 during the same hours and days.  Certification is required.  Click here for more information.

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