Windham Region Transit District

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Area served Windham Region, CT
Founded 1979
Fleet size 8 (fixed route)
 ? (paratransit)
Number of
routes
6
Ridership 253,777 (2015, annual)
Union Unknown
Website wrtd.org

Windham Region Transit District, or WRTD, is a rural bus system serving the towns in New London County, eastern Tolland County, western Windham County in Connecticut.

Routes

Local

Note: Bus service does not run on Sundays, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

Route Destinations Days of Operation Schedule Additional Notes
671: Willimantic East Gateway Commons to East Brook Mall via Walmart (North Windham) & State Highway 66. Monday-Saturday Schedule Interlined with Route 672
672: Willimantic Central Gateway Commons to East Brook Mall via ECSU/High St Schedule Interlined with Route 671
674: Storrs-Mansfield-UCONN/Willimantic Gateway Commons to the Four Corners/Holiday Mall via State Highway 195. Schedule
  • Split into three routes:
    • 674A operates between Gateway Commons and the Four Corners/Holiday Mall
    • 674B operates between East Brook Mall and UCONN Storrs as an express service.
    • 674C operates between Gateway Commons and the Mansfield Transportation Center
      via Mansfield Senior Home & Juniper Hill.
675: Hunting Lodge Road Mansfield Transportation Center to Jensen's via Hunting Lodge Road/Discovery Drive Monday-Friday Schedule
  • Operates only when UCONN is in session.
  • Operates via Hunting Lodge Road going outbound.
  • Operates via Discovery Drive going inbound.


Commuter

Schedule

Route Destinations Days of Operation Schedule Notes
991: Willimantic-Norwich via Rt. 32³ ⁴ Windham Heights/Gateway Commons to Foxwoods Resort Casino via State Highway 32 and State Highway 2 Monday-Sunday Schedule
993: Willimantic-Danielson Ashton Towers to Danielson Center/QVCC via State Highway 6. Monday-Friday Schedule


Fares

As of May 6, 2019.

Fare Type Local Price Commuter Price
Single ride $1.25 $2.75
People with a disability 75¢ $2.75
Seniors age 60 and up Free $2.75
Children age 4 and under Free Free
Transfer between local routes Free -
Transfer from local routes - $1.50
Transfer between commuter routes - Free
Ten-ride ticket $12.00 -
Monthly pass $40.00 -

Facilities

Garage/Office

  • Address: 28 S. Frontage Rd., Mansfield Center, CT 06250
  • E-mail: info@wrtd.org
  • Fax: (860) 456-1235
  • Phone: (860) 456-2223

All-Time Transit Roster

This roster is incomplete.

Fleet
Number(s)
Thumbnail Build
Date
Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
331-334 1/1995 Gillig Phantom 30'
(3096TB6CT)
Cummins C8.3 Allison B300R 332, 333, and 334 were spotted in a lot in July 2019.
335-336 Windham Region Transit District 336-a.jpg 2006 Gillig Low Floor 29'
(G29E102R2)
Cummins ISL Allison B300R
  • 335 retired in 2019.
  • 336 was spotted on the WRTD Tracker in service on 6/19/2019.
337-339 Windham Region Transit District 338-a.jpg 2008 Gillig Low Floor 29'
(G27E102N2)
Cummins ISL Allison B300R 338 was involved in an accident.[1] It was spotted in an auto parts shop in July 2019. It was latter put up for auction at Copart. [2]
340-341 Windham Region Transit District 341-a.jpg 2019 New Flyer XD35 Cummins L9 Allison B400R
0541-0543 Windham Region Transit District 541-a.jpg 2005 New Flyer D40LF Cummins ISL Allison B400R

All-Time Paratransit Roster

This roster is incomplete.

Fleet
Number(s)
Thumbnail Build
Date
Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
13-17 2011 Ford/StarTrans E-450/? Ford Triton V10 6.8L Ford TorqShift 5R110W Used for routes 673 & 674.
50-? 2011 Ford/StarTrans E-350/Senator Ford Triton V10 6.8L Ford TorqShift 5R110W Unknown amount of units.
201 ? Ford/Goshen F-550/G-Force Used as spare bus for fixed route runs.

References