If high gas prices are hitting you hard, or you're finding it hard to make time to exercise, or you feel like you're cooped up indoors all day, try biking or walking to work!
It doesn't take much to become a bike commuter. All you need is a bike, a little planning, and a little advice from those who bike or walk to work regularly. Cycling or walking to work can produce untold benefits, from the immediate cost savings to the more subtle changes in health and well-being.
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CTrides offers free rides to give commuters a chance to try and experience the convenience of bus travel.
The 10-trip bus pass is for first time commuters.
Call: 1-877-CTrides (1-877-287-4337)
Emergency Ride Home
When you need to leave work because of illness or unexpected personal emergencies, the Emergency Ride Program provides free transportation for van riders, express bus and Shore Line East commuters who purchase a 31-Day or Monthly Pass.
We’ll have a taxi drop you off at your destination. Fare & gratuity are covered.
Up to 4 rides per year are available for eligible commuters.