Middletown Area Transit

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Area served Middletown, CT
Founded October 27, 1980
Fleet size 10 (fixed-route)
? (paratransit)
Number of routes 9 (weekdays)
6 (Saturdays)
Ridership 402,716 (2015, annual)
Website middletownareatransit.org
Facebook @middletownareatransit

Middletown Area Transit, or MAT, is the transit system serving the City of Middletown, Connecticut as well as portions of Cromwell, Durham, East Hampton, Meriden, Middlefield, and Portland.

Routes

Schedules

  • A - Saybrook Road (Mon-Fri) - Middlesex Hospital, Stop & Shop (Middletown), Xavier, H.S., Ampak Food Mart, Middlesex Community College
  • B - Wesleyan Hills (Mon-Fri) - S. Main St., Middlesex Hospital, Farm Hill Elementary School, Wesleyan Hills, Metro Square
  • C - Washington Street (Mon-Fri) - Metro Square, Wesleyan University, Snow School, Middletown Plaza, Traverse Square
  • D - Newfield Street (Mon-Fri) - Newfield Hills, Cromwell Square Shopping Center, Stop & Shop (Cromwell)
  • E - Westlake Drive (Mon-Fri) - Walmart
  • F - Portland/East Hampton (Mon-Fri AM & PM peak period)
  • H - Northern Middletown (Mon-Sat nights) - Stop & Shop (Middletown), Middlesex Hospital, S. Main St. Plaza, Middletown Plaza, Price Chopper, Metro Square
  • I - Southern Middletown (Mon-Sat nights) - Cromwell Square Shopping Center, Stop & Shop (Cromwell), Walmart, Sagamore Hills, Middletown Plaza, Price Chopper
  • M - M-Link (Mon-Sat) - Wesleyan University, Middletown Plaza, Meriden Amtrak station, Westfield Shopping Town, Walmart

Saturday Only

  • S1 - Expanded "A" Route
  • S2 - Combined "B" & "C" Routes
  • S3 - Combined "D" & "E" Routes

Fares

Current

Facilities

Middletown Bus Terminal/Office

Thomas A. Cheeseman Transportation Center (Garage)

  • Address: 91 N. Main St., Middletown, CT 06457

Bus fleet

Current roster

Fleet
Number(s)
Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
2216-2219 2015 Gillig Low Floor 29'
(G27E102N2)
Cummins ISL9 Allison B300R
2220-2222 2016 Gillig Low Floor 35'
(G27B102N4)
Cummins ISL9 Allison B400R
3007-3008,
JA104
2012 Gillig Low Floor 29'
(G27E102N2)
Cummins ISL9 Allison B300R

Retired roster

This roster is incomplete.

Fleet
Number(s)
Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
2209-2212 2002 Gillig Low Floor 29'
(G22E102R2)
Detroit Diesel Series 40 Allison B400R
  • Retired & auctioned off throughout 2016.
2213-2215 2003 Gillig Low Floor 35'
(G22B102N4)
Detroit Diesel Series 40 Allison B400R
  • Retired & auctioned off throughout 2016.
4489, 4490, 4516-4519 2003 Ford/StarTrans E-450/? Ford 7.3L Power Stroke V8
  • 4517 VIN: 1FDXE45F03HB06020
  • 4519 VIN: 1FDXE45F03HB11072
5730-5732 2009 Ford/StarTrans E-350/? Ford 6.0L Power Stroke V8

Units with unknown fleet numbers

Fleet
Number(s)
Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
? 1996 Thomas ? 1 unit.
? 1998 Ford ? 2 units.
? 1999 Ford ? 1 unit.
? 2002 IC Corporation ? 2 units.