Connecticut Transit New Haven

Connecticut Transit New Haven

Connecticut Transit New Haven
CT Transit New Haven Division New Flyer Industries D40LF bus on the B1 Whalley Avenue line.
Parent Connecticut Department of Transportation
Founded 1976
Headquarters 2061 State St.
Hamden, Connecticut 06517
Locale Connecticut
Service area Greater New Haven
Service type Local bus service
Routes 21 local
1 flyer
2 commuter shuttle
Hubs New Haven Green
Fleet 114[1]
Operator First Transit
Chief executive Scott Willis (Division Manager)
Website Official Website

Connecticut Transit New Haven (CT Transit New Haven Division) is the second largest division of Connecticut Transit, providing service on 24 routes in 19 towns within the Greater New Haven and Lower Naugatuck River Valley areas, with connections to other CT Transit routes in Waterbury and Meriden, as well as connections to systems in Milford and Bridgeport at the Connecticut Post Mall.[2]

Since 1979, the Hartford, New Haven, and Stamford divisions of CT Transit have been operated by First Transit.[3] Service is operated seven days a week on 24 routes.


Regular routes

All routes below originate from the New Haven Green. Through service is provided between routes with the same letter.

Route Route name Terminus Neighborhoods/towns served Notes
55X (PMF) CT Post Flyer 55X (PMF): Westfield CT Post via I-95
USS Union Station USS: Union Station Free Shuttle Downtown New Haven This is a free shuttle connecting Union Station with the New Haven Green and the Temple Street Garage, and a surface lot at the former Coliseum site.
B Whalley Av B1: S.C. State Univ. - Brookside
B2: Amity Rd-Amity Shopping Ctr
B3: Amity Rd-JCC
B3: Amity Road-JCC-Seymour
Westville, West Rock, Amity, Woodbridge B service serving Seymour continues to/from the F route.
B Congress Av B4: Bull Hill Ln
B5: Jones Hill Rd
B6: Jones Hill Rd via Railroad Av
B7: Savin Rock
The Hill, West Haven Center
C North Haven C1: Meriden
C2: Wallingford Center
C3: North Haven Center
C4: Universal Dr
Fair Haven Heights, Quinnipiac Meadows, North Haven, Wallingford, Meriden
  • Route C1 connects with Meriden routes A1, B, & C, and the M-Link to Middletown/Hartford at the Meriden Railroad Station.
  • Routes C1 & C2 connect with the Wallingford Local route.
D Grand Av D1: Front St
D3: Bella Vista
D4: Bella Vista-Walmart (New Haven)
D12: Bella Vista-Walmart (New Haven)-Rte 80 & Thompson
D13: Bella Vista-Walmart-Universal Drive
D14-North Haven Center
Fair Haven, Fair Haven Heights
D Dixwell Av D5: Hamden Plaza
D6: Hamden Plaza-Hamden Hills-Centerville
D7: Hamden Plaza-Centerville
D8: Hamden Plaza-Hamden Hills-Centerville via Circular Av
D9: Hamden Plaza-Centerville via Circular Av
D10: Putnam Place
Dixwell, Newhallville, Hamden
F East Haven F2: Momauguin
F3: Short Beach/Branford
F4: Walmart (Branford) via Route 1
Wooster Square, Annex, East Haven, Branford Some trips operate via Hemingway Avenue in East Haven.
F West Chapel St F5: Ella Grasso Blvd
F6: Derby RR Station-Ansonia-Seymour
Dwight, West River, Derby, Shelton, Ansonia, Seymour
G Shelton Av G1: Marlboro St
G3: Marlboro St-Putnam Place
G4: Pine Rock
Dixwell, Newhallville
  • G4 route replaced the old O6 route to Pine Rock Road on January 6, 2013.
G East Chapel St G2: Lighthouse Rd Fair Haven, Fair Haven Heights, Annex, East Shore
J Whitney Av J1: Centerville
J2: Hamden Hills-Hamden Plaza
J3: Cheshire
J4: Waterbury
J8: Hamden Plaza via Skiff St
East Rock, Prospect Hill, Hamden, Cheshire, Waterbury
  • Route J4 connects with the CTTRANSIT Waterbury routes and 24-Hartford Express.
J Kimberly Av J5: Savin Rock
J6:Oyster River (Sunday only)
J7: Milford-Westfield CT Post
The Hill, City Point, West Haven, Woodmont, Milford
  • Serves Union Station
  • Route J7 connects with the Milford Transit District routes,the O route, and the Coastal Link.
L North Branford L1: Route 80 & Foxon via Maple & Carol
L2: Route 80 & Foxon
Quinnipiac Meadows, East Haven (Foxon), North Branford
M Washington Av M1: New Haven Career Campus
M2: Veterans' Hosp
The Hill, West Haven
M State St M3: Devine St
M4: Northside
M5: State & Ridge
M6: Mitchell Dr
East Rock, Hamden, North Haven
O Route 1 O2: Westfield CT Post The Hill, West River, West Haven, Orange, Milford
  • Connection available with the Coastal Link and Milford Bus Route 4.
O Winchester Av O4: Millrock Rd
O5: Davenport Apts
O7: Davenport Apts-Putnam Place
Prospect Hill, Newhallville, Hamden
Q State St Q1: Lombard St Loop
Q3: Walmart (New Haven)
East Rock, Fair Haven
Q Edgewood Av Q2: Beverly Hills-Fountain St
Q4: Amity Shopping Ctr
Dwight, Edgewood, Westville, Amity
S Madison S1: Scranton Gazebo via Route 1 East Haven, Branford, Guilford, Madison
  • Connects with 9 Town Transit at Scranton Gazebo
Z Goffe St Z1: West Hills Dixwell, Beaver Hills, West Rock, Amity
Z Sargent Dr Z2: Long Wharf
Z3: City Point
Long Wharf
Commuter Connection Downtown Downtown New Haven Service coordinates with Shore Line East Trains.
Commuter Connection Sargent Drive Long Wharf Service coordinates with Shore Line East Trains. This service is discontinued as of Feb.1, 2013

See also

All of the above provide CT Transit route service.


External links

  • Official website for CT Transit