CANDYSTRIPER BUS ROUTES & FARES

All fares are exact change - Drivers carry no change!


Fares are for a one-way trip

Adults (18 & over) $1.25
Students $0.90
Reduced Fare *
(For people with disabilities and people 60 or older)
$0.65
Children (up to age 5, with adult) FREE
Transfers FREE
Candystriper Commuter Service $2.00
Winsted & Litchfield
(Seniors ride free on a donation basis)
 
Suggested Donation $1.25
10-Ride Ticket
(purchase from bus driver)
$11.25
Reduced Fare *
(For people with disabilities and people 60 or older)
$5.85
NEW : Monthly Candystriper Bus Passes
Unlimited Candystriper rides for
(1) calendar month (30 days)
Regular Fare $47.00
Reduced Fare *
(For people with disabilities and people 60 or older)…
$23.50
   
All ticket purchases are non-transferable and non-refundable.  

* Reduced Fare riders must show their original Federally issued Medicare Card or State issued elderly/disabled photo ID card to the driver. These are the only forms of ID that will be accepted for reduced fares on subsidized transit providers as of January 1, 1993.

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.

Adults (18 & over)………………….............………………………………… $1.25
Students…………………………................…………………………… $0.90
Reduced Fare * (For people with disabilities and people 60 or older)… $0.65
Children (up to age 5, with adult)…..........……………………………… FREE
Transfers …………………………………..............………………………… FREE
Candystriper Commuter Service..........……………………………… $2.00
Winsted & Litchfield (Seniors ride free on a donation basis)  
   Suggested Donation……………….........……….……………………… $1.25
10-Ride Ticket (purchase from bus driver)…….........…….……………… $11.25
Reduced Fare * (For people with disabilities and people 60 or older)… $5.85
NEW : Monthly Candystriper Bus Passes
Unlimited Candystriper rides for (1) calendar month (30 days)
Regular Fare………………………………………………...........…… $47.00
Reduced Fare * (For people with disabilities and people 60 or older)… $23.50
   
All ticket purchases are non-transferable and non-refundable.  

* Reduced Fare riders must show their original Federally issued Medicare Card or State issued elderly/disabled photo ID card to the driver. These are the only forms of ID that will be accepted for reduced fares on subsidized transit providers as of January 1, 1993.

Call CT TRANSIT at (860) 489-7433 for more information about the state-issued card. Certification by a medical doctor is needed to qualify for the disabled reduced fare.



Click here for the CANDYSTRIPER bus schedule (pdf)

CANDYSTRIPER ROUTES

Route 1 - Winsted
Route 2 - Litchfield
Route 3 - Torrington: Main St to East Side
Route 5 - Torrington: Westside to Southend
Saturday Torrington Candystriper

 

Local:
(860) 489-2535

Toll Free:
(866) 906-7433


ON-BOARD BUS RULES

On the following dates, the Northwest CT Transit District office will be closed and Dial-A-Ride will not operate:
December 25, 2017
Christmas
January 1, 2018
New's Year's Day
January 15, 2018
Martin Luther King Day
February 12, 2018
Lincoln's Birthday
February 19, 2018
President's Day
March 30, 2018
Good Friday
(No W/E DAR)
May 28, 2018
Memorial Day
July 4, 2018
Independence Day
September 3, 2018
Labor Day
October 8, 2018
Columbus Day
November 11, 2018
Veterans Day
November 22, 2018
Thanksgiving
(No W/E DAR)
November 23, 2018
Friday following Thanksgiving
(No W/E DAR)
December 24, 2018
½ Day Holiday Christmas Eve
December 25, 2018
Christmas

In case of storms, etc. do one of the following for cancellation notices:
  • watch Local Cable 5
  • watch Channel 3 WFSB
  • listen to 97.3 FM WZBG

Note: If school is closed, then Dial-A-Ride service will not operate.