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VTA Bus Operations & Crowding Plan

For COVID-19

There is much concern and misinformation out there about safe crowding limits on public transportation during the COVID-19 Pandemic.  Be... more ››

Schedule Change: June 19, 2020

The summer schedule will go into effect on June 19th.

masks required on buses

Face Coverings Required on all VTA Buses

Per Local Board of Health Vote:Effective Thursday - April 30, 2020All passengers and drivers will be required to wear a face... more ››

Coronavirus: VTA's Response

The VTA has no intention of reducing or stopping service during the COVID-19 outbreak, unless directed to do so by FTA or MassDOT.  

Winter Schedules will be Extended Through 4/30/2020

Due to Governor Baker’s extension of the Stay at Home Advisory and Non-Essential Business Closures through May 4th, the VTA will extend the... more ››

Effective Immediately: Rear Door Boarding on all Buses

Effective immediately, the Martha’s Vineyard Transit Authority (VTA) will be implementing

2020 Annual Passes

Available December 10, 2019

Boston Medivan Rate Change & Policy Update

Effective October 1, 2019The Boston Medivan fare will be $20 each way, which includes boat tickets.  The last Medivan fare increase was on... more ››

Fare Increase Notice

Effective August 4, 2019, the price of a one-day pass is $10.

Zone Fare Increase, Effective July 1

The VTA Advisory Board vote a fare increase for the VTA In-Season. The zone fares in the table will be in effect July 1, 2019 through... more ››