Fare-Free Zone (FFZ)
All ACTR bus routes allow for fare-free rides within the defined Fare-Free Zone (FFZ). The boundaries of the FFZ are the footprint of the Middlebury Shuttle route, Bridge School on Exchange Street to the North, Blue Spruce Motel on Route 7 to the South and Lindale Circle on Route 116 to the East.
- Passengers five (5) and under ride free with a fare-paying passenger.
- Passengers aged 6-17, age 60+ or with an ADA disability are eligible for ½ fare. Passengers can self-report their age or disability.
General Fare Info
- Fares are collected on all ACTR bus routes except on the Middlebury Shuttle Bus and within the Fare-Free Zone (FFZ) in Middlebury
- Only exact change, ACTR tokens or passes accepted on all buses. GMT buses do not accept ACTR tokens.
- No fare; no ride
ACTR partners with local Human Service Agencies to provide tokens for riders in lieu of fares. ACTR tokens are accepted for one-way trips on all ACTR bus routes and the MVRTD Rutland Connector. CCTA buses do not accept tokens. To determine eligibility for the token program, contact a Human Service Agency or call 211 to learn more about community resources.
10-Ride and Monthly Passes are available from:
Bus Drivers: Exact change or a check required
In-person: Community Transportation Center, 297 Creek Rd, Middlebury; Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
(116 and M-F LINK only) cctaride.org
(116 and M-F LINK only) Cherry Street kiosk, Burlington
(RC only) 158 Spruce St, Rutland; Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm