Seniors Aged 60+ Ride PVTA’s Buses for FREE every TUESDAY!
PVTA is introducing a new program called 'Senior Fare Free Tuesdays'. Seniors aged 60+ can ride fixed route buses and shuttles for free every Tuesday. This is a two-year program that will run through June of 2021. This program applies to PVTA Buses and Shuttles. It does not apply to PVTA van service.
Senior Fare Free Tuesdays Outreaches
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
West Springfield Council on Aging
60 State Street
West Springfield, MA
|What do Seniors need to do in order to be able to participate in Senior Fare Free Tuesdays?|
|Just get a PVTA Senior ID and show it to the bus driver when boarding the bus.|
|Where can Seniors get a PVTA Senior ID?|
|PVTA Senior ID’s are available at PVTA’s Customer Service Offices ($3.00).|
|Why should seniors get a PVTA Senior ID?|
|Seniors with a PVTA Senior ID can ride buses and shuttles for free on Tuesdays. On days other than Tuesdays, ride PVTA’s buses and shuttles for half fare ($0.75) and transfer for $0.10.|
Helpful Information (cont.)
|What are Fixed Route Buses and Shuttles?|
|Fixed route buses and shuttles are buses and shuttles that operate on scheduled timetables and stay on a specific route each time it operates. Senior Fare Free Tuesdays does not include PVTA’s van service.|
|What if I don’t know how to ride the bus?|
|PVTA’s Travel Trainer can schedule in-person training to teach you how to ride the bus!
If you have questions about service, routes or where to catch the bus, contact
|Is there priority seating for seniors?|
|Yes, PVTA offers priority seating in the front of the bus for seniors.|