HOURS: Monday through Friday from 8:00am – 4:00pm
TELEPHONE: (207) 338-4769 or 1-800-439-7865
GENERAL PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
General public transportation is for everyone. You don’t need to meet any qualifications or requirements to use it. We have different public transportation options depending on where you live. Fares range from $1.50 to $8.00 each way. Call us to see what options are available in your community or click here to see our flex-route schedule.
THE BELFAST AND ROCKLAND DASH BUSES
The Downtown Area Shuttle (DASH) is a shuttle-style bus service available in both Belfast and Rockland that anyone can use. The buses make a continuous loop Monday through Friday. Bus stops are marked with blue and yellow signs and passengers may be dropped off and picked up anywhere along the route. Passengers pay a $2.00 one-way fare when boarding the bus. $5.00 day passes are also available, as well as 12-punch cards for $20.00 and monthly passes for $50.00. For information on reduced fares and a full list of shuttle stops and times, click the thumbnail below:
BELFAST DASH SCHEDULE
ROCKLAND DASH SCHEDULE
No appointment necessary.
Mid-Coast Public Transportation (MCPT) provides rides for MaineCare members to their eligible medical appointments. Rides for MaineCare members are scheduled through Mid-Coast Connector. To see if your ride is eligible, call Mid-Coast Connector at (207) 930-7900 or toll free at 1 (855) 930-7900. Only Mid-Coast Connector can schedule your MaineCare ride.
Fares range from $1.50 to $8.00 each way. Call us to see what options are available in your community or click here. For information on other options that may be available, please see below.
LOW-INCOME FEE WAIVER
If you can’t afford Mid-Coast Public Transportation’s general public rates, you may qualify for limited use of free transportation. This program is funded by DHHS and requires yearly income verification. If you are approved, some of your transportation will be at no cost. Call or stop by our office for an application.
Most Mid-Coast Public Transportation vehicles are wheelchair accessible. When you call to schedule your ride, make sure to let us know if you use a walker, wheelchair, or motorized scooter. We will also need to know if you require a lift or ramp to board the vehicle. Our wheelchair lifts have a 600 lb. weight capacity.
To file a complaint customers may call Mid-Coast Public Transportation’s Programs Manager, Jamie Parsons, at (207) 338-4769. Or, write to Jamie Parsons at WCAP: P.O. Box 130 Belfast, ME, 04915. All complaints will be responded to within 5 days.
WCAP complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Service is provided without regard to race, color, or national origin. To file a Civil Rights complaint, call WCAP’s Human Resources Director at (207) 338-6809.