Subject Guides Ľ Transportation
- Pioneer Valley Transit Authority (PVTA)
Bus and van service of Western Massachusetts.
- Peter Pan Trailways
Bus service throughout the Northeast.
- Greyhound Bus Line
The largest North American intercity bus company.
- Franklin Regional Transit Authority (FRTA)
Bus service to Franklin County from Northampton.
Ridesharing database for the Pioneer Valley.
- Enterprise Rent-a-car
See the NorthamptonMA.gov transportation page for a list of local taxi companies.
- western mass Craig list > Rideshare
Anyone can find or offer a ride to share.
Passenger train with routes throughout the U.S.A.
(Nearest stations are in Amherst and Springfield, MA)
A privately owned, public use airport located in Northampton, Massachusetts. Also the site of a new flight school known as Northampton Aeronautics, Inc.
National and International:
Bradley International Airport
New England's second largest airport, serving Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, Vermont and New Hampshire. Windsor Locks, CT
Logan International Airport
New Englandís largest transportation center. Boston, MA
A chapter of MassBike, the statewide bicycle advocacy non-profit organization of Massachusettes.
Manhan Rail Trail - Easthampton, MA
Bike, jog, roller blade, cross country ski or simply enjoy a leisurely stroll on this 4.2 mile (off-road) paved trail.
Norwottuck Rail Trail - Northampton, MA
This 8.5 mile path linking Northampton, Hadley, and Amherst provides level terrain and safe passage for pedestrians, wheelchairs, joggers, skaters, bicyclists, and cross-country skiers of all ages and abilities.
Friends of Northampton Trails and Greenways - Northampton, MA
The FNTG is a non-profit organization formed to benefit the citizens of the City of Northampton and neighboring towns through the recreation and transportation opportunities offered by the ongoing trail and greenway development by the city.
Connecticut Greenway State Park
Along the length of the Connecticut River is one of Massachusetts' newest State Parks: 12 miles of permanently protected shoreline with access points to the river.
MAP-Getting Around Clean & Green in Massachusetts' Pioneer Valley
NESEA (Northeast Sustainable Energy Association) made this interactive map to help school students in the Massachusetts's Pioneer Valley get around without being driven by an adult. Paths for hiking, biking, walking and buses are color coded.
(one copy of this map is kept at the Forbes Library Reference desk )
City of Northampton: Transportation
Transportation information from our city's official website.
Internet Public Library: Transportation
Transportation links from the "Internet Public Library."