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Church St. Restrooms Closed for Renovation

The public restrooms on Church Street in Edgartown will close for renovations beginning Monday, February 22, 2021.  The restrooms will... more ››

VTA to offer Microtransit Pilot Program this Winter

The Martha’s Vineyard Transit Authority is pleased to announce a pilot program to help with your transportation needs this winter...

Response to VTA Passengers not Wearing Masks and Overcrowding

In response to recent social media posts showing VTA passengers not wearing masks and buses being over-crowded:

VTA Bus Operations & Crowding Plan

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

Governor's Guidance for Wearing Face Masks in Public - Updated

Governor Baker issued an Order effective November 6, 2020 requiring face masks or cloth face coverings in in all public places, even where... more ››

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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.  

Effective Immediately: Rear Door Boarding on all Buses

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

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 ››