Van Pool

Save Time, Money, and Energy!

Become a New Rider!


Join a growing family of riders who are enjoying a convenient, safe, and cost-effective method of commuting to Boston. Our commuters save approximately 30 minutes on their commute each day.

And our New Bedford riders can save as much as:

$520.00/year compared to the bus

$1,960.00/year compared to the commuter rail (includes parking @ $7/day)

$2,600.00/year compared to driving on their own to the nearest “T” station



Try it before you join! Ride Free for three days and see what others are raving about!


Additional Benefits Include:

  • The ability to switch between vans on either the in or outbound (no additional cost)
  • Volunteer drivers receive monthly driver credits based on driving frequency
  • Four Emergency Ride Home (EHR) trips per year (offered by MASSRides)
  • $125.00 pre-tax transportation benefit (offered through each commuters employer)
  • Day Riders are welcome one way ($10) and round trip ($18)

MassRIDES is a program of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (DOT) providing services to vanpoolers including Emergency Ride Home and rider incentives through NuRide.
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