June 14, 2023
MART Connects Begins Taxi and Livery Service in the Towns of Lancaster, Lunenburg, and Sterling.
The Montachusett Regional Transit Authority (MART) is starting a Taxi and Livery service for its member communities on July 5th, 2023, in Lancaster, Lunenburg, and Sterling called MART Connects. This ride service is funded by MassDevelopment and its purpose is to assist individuals to be transported to and from the towns of Lancaster, Lunenburg, and Sterling. The rides with this grant can be for any reason and taxis will provide the rides. Individuals must be at least eighteen (18) years old to book trips. Individuals must be a minimum of eight (8) years old to ride. Book your rides up to 20 miles from your pickup location 7 days a week from 5:30 AM – 10:00 PM.
To book rides for MART Connects call MART at 1-800-922-5636, Option 4. Rides are curb-to-curb and must be booked at least a day in advance by 2:00 PM the day before your trip. You pay over the phone with a credit or debit card with our customer service representatives who will set up a rider profile with you in MART’s system to make it simple to book future trips.
MART has met with the leadership in Lancaster, Lunenburg, and Sterling and will be doing a series of marketing efforts to promote the grant to people in these communities. The goal of MART Connects is to provide better access to transportation in rural communities that may not have significant public transportation availability and get town residents where they need to go to lead their lives.
If you have any questions about MART Connects, please call MART’s 1-800 number and our customer service representatives will assist you. We look forward to helping Lancaster’s, Lunenburg’s, and Sterling’s residents better meet their ride needs.