Maynard/Acton Commuter Shuttle

commuter-shuttle-vanCrossTown Connect and the Towns of Maynard and Acton are sponsoring a commuter shuttle program. The pilot program ran fifteen weeks from October 3, 2016 until January 13, 2017. Starting January 16, 2017 a new schedule (see below) is in effect.

The shuttle will run between downtown Maynard and the South Acton Commuter Rail station with stops at:

  • MAYNARD
    • Mill & Main Sudbury Street Entrance
    • Mill & Main Building 1 Entrance
    • Summer Street Municipal Lot Electrical Charging Station
  • ACTON
    •  20 Main Street (Paper Store HQ)
    • 138 Parker Street/6 Drummer Road
 

Shuttle Fees

Starting January 30: Fares for the commuter shuttle are $2 each way and van drivers will not take cash on the shuttles. Passes are available at our secure e-pay site.

Once you get to the e-pay site:

  1. Enter your choices, make a purchase, and you are done.
  2. Your driver will provide you with your purchased pass on your next trip.

cross-town-connect-logo-400Residents of Maynard and Acton are encouraged to use this regional transportation program to get to a workplace along the Boston – Fitchburg rail line. Employees of companies along the route may also enjoy taking public transit to and from their workplace.

 

Shuttle Schedule (Mon-Fri Only)

Download the Shuttle Schedule

All times approximate. Arriving at South Acton Commuter Rail to coincide with inbound and outbound trains.

Shuttles loop to/from Maynard, Acton, and South Acton Rail, picking up and dropping passengers at Parker/Drummer, Paper Store HQ, Maynard Golf, downtown Maynard, Mill & Main.

Inbound trains to Boston; Outbound trains to Fitchburg.

Shuttle / StopsAMInboundOutbound
CV1
Departs Maynard Golf Course6:10
Arrives Parker/Dummer6:17
Arrives South Acton Station6:23#402
(6:27)
n/a
CV2
Departs Mill & Main Sudbury Lot6:45
Departs Mill & Main Main lot6:47
Departs Downtown Maynard6:50
Departs Maynard Golf Course6:54
Arrives South Acton Station7:00#404
(7:02)
Express
#401
(6:59)
Express
Departs South Acton Station7:05
CV3
Departs Mill & Main Sudbury Lot7:30
Departs Mill & Main Main lot7:32
Departs Downtown Maynard7:35
Departs Maynard Golf Course7:39
Departs Parker/Drummer7:44
Arrives South Acton Station7:49#408
(7:53)
Express
#492
(8:02)
#491
(7:33)
CV4
Departs Mill & Main Sudbury Lot8:15
Departs Mill & Main Main lot8:17
Departs Downtown Maynard8:20
Departs Maynard Golf Course8:24
Departs Parker/Drummer8:30
Arrives South Acton Station8:35#410
(8:42)
#403
(8:31)
(takes final riders to their stops)

Evening shuttles drop off at the following locations based on rider need: Parker/Drummer, Paper Store HQ, Maynard Golf, downtown Maynard, Mill & Main.

Inbound trains to Boston; Outbound trains to Fitchburg.

Shuttle / StopsPMInboundOutbound
CV5
Departs Mill & Main Building 54:45
Departs Mill & Main Building 14:47
Departs Downtown Maynard4:50
Departs Paper Store HQ4:55
Arrives South Acton Station5:10#494
(5:22)
#417
(5:07)
Express
Departs South Acton Station5:13
Takes riders to Parker-Drummer and back to Maynard (Golf Course, Downtown, Mill & Main)
CV6
Departs Mill & Main Building 55:55
Departs Mill & Main Building 15:57
Departs Downtown Maynard6:00
Departs Paper Store HQ6:05
Arrives South Acton Station6:18#424
(6:25)
#419
(5:54)
#421
(6:21)
Departs South Acton Station6:22
If #421 is late, CV6 may take #419 passengers, then return.
CV7
Departs Mill & Main Building 57:00
Departs Mill & Main Building 17:02
Departs Downtown Maynard7:05
Departs Paper Store HQ7:11
Arrives South Acton Station7:25#426
(7:41)
#425
(7:20)
Departs South Acton Station after #425 arrives5:16
Takes riders to their final stops.