Ways to Commute

The Connecticut Department of Transportation wants to help you find the best way to work. That's why we offer CTrides.com, Connecticut's centralized commuting resource.

Commute: Bus

Welcome Aboard

Connecticut bus services include a variety of local and express routes throughout most major metropolitan areas, plus regional and interregional services between different areas of the state. From Commuter Connection shuttles that meet trains at many New Haven Line stations, to weekday commuter express buses and local bus service operating in many cities seven days a week, there is an extensive array of public transportation choices. Multi-ride tickets and passes are available. The more you ride - the more you save!

Local Bus Services

Click to find the local bus service in your area.

Transit Finder

See our town-by-town list of commuting options.

U-Pass CT

Riding buses and trains in Connecticut is now FREE for most students at participating U-Pass CT schools! The cost of the program is already included in your student fees, so all you need is your U-Pass CT and your valid student ID and you’re on your way. Click here for details. 

Express Bus Services

If you work for a company in the Hartford area, express bus service is a comfortable, hassle-free and affordable way to go. There are 23 different routes in the Greater Hartford area, many serving convenient Park & Ride lots that offer free parking.

Regional Bus Services

There also are several regional and interregional bus services between different areas of the state:

I-Bus Express
Serving the downtown business districts of Stamford, CT and White Plains, NY.

Coastal Link
Local bus service along Route 1 (Post Road) between Norwalk, Westport, Bridgeport and Milford.

Route 7 Link Norwalk-Danbury
Local bus service along the Route 7 corridor between Norwalk, Wilton and Danbury.

Paratransit/ADA Bus Services

CTDOT Paratransit webpage.

Paratransit van services are provided in all areas with local fixed route bus services for people who can't use the local bus system due to their disability.

Regional accessible transportation guides are also available on the CTDOT website.

Additional Bus Providers

For additional transportation services, please see carriers listed below (along with the cities they serve). These carriers are privately owned and operated. Please contact them directly for additional details.

Greyhound www.greyhound.com
Serving: Bridgeport, Canaan, Danbury, Enfield, Farmington, Foxwoods Casino, Hartford, Mohegan Sun Casino, New Britain, New Haven, New London, Southbury, Stamford, Storrs (UCONN), Torrington, Waterbury, Winsted

Peter Pan www.peterpanbus.com
Serving: Bridgeport, Canaan, Danbury, Enfield, Farmington, Hartford, Mashantucket, New Britain, New Haven, Southbury, Storrs, Torrington, Waterbury, Winsted