Free College Pass Programs Available for Students

Free College Pass Programs Available

This fall, two new pass programs were launched to provide greater access to public transportation for area college students.

Lyme Art Academy and 9 Town Transit have partnered to offer free transportation on all four bus routes to all students.  Simply show a valid student ID and ride at no charge, any time and to anywhere.  9 Town Transit offers convenient transportation between the Old Saybrook train station and the Lyme Art Academy campus Monday through Friday on Route 3.  

9 Town Transit is also participating in the new statewide UPass program, available to students of the state university system, which includes Middlesex Community College, Three RIvers and Gateway.  Students can obtain a free pass from their university that is valid all semester long on all 9 Town Transit, CT Transit, SEAT, MAT, Shoreline East and more.  9 Town Transit offers direct service to Middlesex Community College on Route 4.

Visit for schedule information get start getting your free transportation today!