I Need Transportation

Valley Bike Share

Rent an electric pedal assist bicycle when you need one, on campus or in town.

UMass Transportation Services

UMass Transit operates PVTA buses for the Five Colleges as well as the towns of Amherst, Belchertown, Deerfield, Granby, Hadley, Northampton, South Hadley, and Sunderland.

Peter Pan Buses

Buses for long-distance travel serving the Northeast United States, including Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington D.C.


Need a car for an hour or a weekend? Zipcar rentals are available on campus.

Buying a Car

The Five College Credit Union can help you find and buy a car. You can become a smart car buyer by checking out information on buying or leasing vehicles, car insurance, and tips for buying a used car. Got ripped off on a car you bought? Student Legal Services may be able to help.

Find a Carpool Buddy

NuRide, offered by UMass Parking Services, can help you find a carpool or commute buddy and earn rewards for walking, biking, or taking public transportation.