PVTA Buses

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.

UMass Transit is always looking for students who love to drive! We offer paid CDL permit, training, and license. We are now accepting applications for our 2018 Summer Training Program. Click here for more information and how to apply to become a bus operator! 

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Transit News

Do you love to drive and have at least two semesters remaining at UMass? Want a job with flexible hours? UMass Transit is hiring student drivers to train over the Fall 2018! We'll work around all of... read more

The following are the service changes taking effect beginning September 4, 2018 for all Amherst area PVTA buses. The changes are summarized... read more

In August, PVTA is holding information sessions on service changes (that take effect in September). Tuesday, August 7, 2018 – Springfield 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM  Pioneer Valley Planning Commission 60... read more

UMass Transit Services, along with the Franklin Regional Transit Authority are offering connecting transfer service from UMass Route 31 to FRTA Route 23- Sunderland/Greenfield. This transfer will... read more

UMass Transit Services will begin running its Summer Schedule beginning Friday May, 11 through Monday September, 3. The last day of full service schedules will be on Thursday, May 10. UMass Transit... read more

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