Pioneer Valley Transit Authority
Service Updates
PVTA Current Schedule Adjustments - 03/31/2020

Starting Monday, March 23, 2020, PVTA will begin operating on a Modified Saturday Schedule in the Springfield and Northampton Service Areas. Service will follow a Saturday Schedule, Monday – Saturday with modified service hours of 6:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. Routes that usually operate Monday – Friday only may have service during the week with modified hours of 6:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M. Sundays will continue to operate on a Sunday Service Schedule. Van service will follow the Modified Saturday Schedule.

Springfield & Northampton Service Area Routes:

Routes will operate on a Modified Saturday Schedule. Routes will follow a Saturday Schedule, Monday – Saturday, with modified service hours of 6:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M., unless indicated below. Sundays will continue to operate on a Sunday Schedule.

  • The Loop is not operating as of March 18.
  • B7: Saturday express trips will not operate.
  • 10S is not operating as of Friday, March 27, 2020
  • P11 is not operating as of Wednesday, April 1, 2020
  • B12: Operating from Stonybrook to Union Station only. No outbound service to Stonybrook
  • B23: Operating on Weekday Schedule, Monday – Friday starting at 6:30 A.M.
  • R24: Operating on Weekday Schedule, Monday – Friday
  • P20E: Will not operate starting Monday, March 23, 2020
  • Ware/Palmer Shuttle: Operating on Weekday Schedule, Monday – Friday
  • Wilbraham Shuttle: Operating on Weekday Schedule, Monday – Friday
  • Survival Center Shuttle: Operating on Weekday Schedule, Monday – Friday

UMass Service Area Routes:

UMass: Running “Spring Break” service through Saturday, March 21, 2020

On Sunday, 3/22, buses in the Amherst area are running:

  • 30, 31: Reduced Service
  • 33: Full Service
  • 35: Weekend/Holiday service
  • 34, 36, 38, 39, 45, 46: No Service

Effective on Monday, 3/23, service will continue to operate, but will end each night around 9 pm (until further notice):

  • 30, 31: Reduced Service ending around 9 pm
  • 33: Full Service
  • 35: Weekend/Holiday service (7 days per week) ending around 9 pm
  • 38: Wintersession (no service on Sundays)
  • 45, 46: Reduced Service (weekdays only)
  • 34, 36, 39: No Service

Detailed ends-early times for Routes 30, 31, and 35:
Route 30 (Reduced Service):

  • Last trips on weekdays:
    • Depart UMass to Old Belchertown Road: 8:50pm
    • Depart Old Belchertown Road to UMass: 9:15pm
    • Depart UMass to Puffton Village: 9:30pm
    • Depart Puffton Village to UMass: 9:35pm
  • Last trips on Saturdays:
    • Depart UMass to Old Belchertown Road: 8:50pm
    • Depart Old Belchertown Road to UMass: 9:15pm
    • Depart UMass to Puffton Village: 9:30pm
    • Depart Puffton Village to UMass: 9:35pm
  • Sunday ends at normal Reduced Service time

Route 31 (Reduced Service):

  • Last trips on weekdays:
    • Depart UMass to Sugarloaf Estates: 8:36pm
    • Depart Sugarloaf Estates to UMass: 8:55pm
    • Depart UMass to The Boulders: 9:09pm
    • Depart The Boulders to UMass: 9:22pm
  • Last trips on Saturdays: 
    • Depart The Boulders to UMass: 9:11pm
    • Depart UMass to The Boulders: 8:50pm
    • Depart Sugarloaf Estates to UMass: 8:37pm
    • Depart UMass to Sugarloaf Estates: 8:15pm
  • Sunday ends at normal Reduced Service time

Route 35 (Weekend/Holiday Service):

  • Last Trips (weekdays, Saturdays, and Sundays):
    • Depart Yellow Lot 12 to Orchard Hill via Butterfield: 8:43pm
    • Depart Butterfield Hall to Mullins Center via Southwest: 8:52pm