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DAV Network

Disabled American Veterans is a network of volunteer drivers nationwide that help all veterans with transportation to and from VA Medical Centers. This service can be coordinated via the Hospital Service Coordinator at the VA Medical Center in White River Junction, or by calling the Vermont DAV directly.



Veterans Transportation Service

The Veterans Transportation Service provides safe and reliable transportation for all veterans who are traveling to and from appointments. VTS also partners with service providers in local communities to serve Veterans’ transportation needs.

800-941-8387 or 802-296-6490


Carpool Matching

Go Vermont’s Carpool Matching service helps Vermonters find carpools for both single trips and commuting purposes. Thousands of Vermonters statewide use Carpool Matching to offer a ride or find a ride. To get started and see if someone else is going your way, click the link below for more info.

(800) 685-RIDE


Green Mountain Transit

The Chittenden County Transportation Authority (CCTA) provides bus service throughout Chittenden County with commuter routes stretching beyond those boundaries. CCTA provides ADA paratransit services through Special Services Transit Agency (SSTA). Discounted fares are available to those between the ages of 6 and 17, seniors aged 60+, persons with disabilities and those with Medicare cards.




Megabus is a low-cost bus company with routes that go from Burlington to Montpelier, Amherst, MA, Boston, MA, Hartford, CT and New York City. For more information on taking Megabus for your longer-distance needs, please visit their website for more information.



Vermont Translines

Vermont Translines operates two daily long-distance bus routes—one from Burlington that travels down Route 7 and ends in Albany, NY, and the other from Rutland to White River Junction and Hanover, NH. Both routes have stops along the way.





Special Services Transportation Agency (SSTA) provides accessible transportation for people who have specialized mobility needs. They have a fleet of over 50 vehicles, many of which have wheelchair lifts. To schedule a ride or find out more, go to their website or call them directly during normal business hours.