Tolland residents who are at least 60 years of age or disabled adults (18 to 60 years of age) are qualified for the Dial-a-Ride service. Transportation is provided between 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday excluding holidays. Dial-a-Ride travels to all locations in Vernon, Ellington and Tolland including medical appointments, shopping, social and recreational. Whenever possible grocery and other shopping trips are provided on a group basis. They also go to Manchester on Mondays and Thursdays and Tamarack in South Windsor on the first and third Thursday for doctor’s appointments only.
New service offered on Saturdays to the Manchester mall area for shopping, please call for available Saturdays and to make a reservation.
In order to continue to provide reliable safe transportation to the Tri Town area, a $2.00 donation will be needed when boarding the van on each trip. Round trip costs $4.00. You must have the exact amount as the drivers will not have change. To make reservations, call 860-870-7940, Monday - Thursday between 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m; Friday 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.. (Closed for lunch Monday-Thursday 12:30-1:30 pm). Reservations can be made in advance, on a first come first serve basis. The minimum amount of time to make a reservation is one week in advance of the appointment.