Transportation to COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments

Transportation to COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments

Vax Transport GraphicGrey graphic, Text: Need a Ride to Your Vaccine Appointment? Image of a vaccine.Text: Visit the City of Framingham COVID-19 website to learn about transportation options to get to your vaccine appointment. Image of a bus with the MWRTA Logo.

MetroWest Regional Transit Authority (MWRTA) 

  • View all vaccine locations serviced by MWRTA Fixed Routes here
  • For help with directions to other vaccine sites, call MWRTA Customer Service at (508) 935-2222 and a representative will assist you.
  • Riders of the MWRTA Demand Response service are highly encouraged to book a trip to their vaccine appointment using the service. 

Transportation for MassHealth Members and Health Safety Net Patients

  • If you have a scheduled COVID-19 vaccine appointment and are a MassHealth member or Health Safety Net patient, you may receive authorization (PT-1) for “Curb to Curb” transportation services to/from your vaccine appointment. Contact your health care provider or call the MassHealth Customer Service Center at (800) 841-2900; TTY: (800) 497-4648.
  • This service is available to all MassHealth participants, including those with MassHealth Limited, MassHealth Family Assistance, the Children’s Medical Security Plan, or the Health Safety Net.
  • View more information about the program here.

South Middlesex Opportunity Council (SMOC)

SMOC is collaborating with MWRTA to provide essential trips to eligible individuals who are in need of transportation assistance, including transportation to COVID-19 vaccine appointments.

For more information, call SMOC at (508) 620-2690 or click here and scroll down to “Essential Taxi/Livery Trips.”

Callahan Center

The Council on Aging Department is providing free taxi service to people 60 and older who need transportation to a vaccine site. Transportation is available to sites set up with the COVID Equity initiative, such as churches, local pharmacies, and mass vaccination sites. BayPath Elder Services is administering this service through the Older American’s Act funds. To sign up for this service, contact Sam Swisher at the Callahan Center with at least one week's notice: sps@framinghamma.gov or (508) 532-5980, extension 4113.