The Lift Martha's Vineyard Transit Authority

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Contact Information

Martha's Vineyard Transit Authority
Contact: Lois EJ Craine, Transportation Coordinator
Email Address:
Phone: 508-693-9440
Fax: 508-693-3975

11A Street Edgartown, MA 02539
Area Served: Southeast

Map Location The Lift


The Martha's Vineyard Transit Authority provides ADA Paratransit service to those who qualify. In order to use the service you must fill out an application and be certified by the VTA. "The Lift" serves all six island towns including Chilmark, Edgartown, Aquinnah, Oak Bluffs, Tisbury and West Tisbury. All vans are lift-equipped. Fee: fare varies according to trip.

The VTA provides year-round public transit service to the six towns of Martha's Vineyard: Aquinnah, Chilmark, Edgartown, Oak Bluffs, Tisbury and West Tisbury. The VTA's transportation services consist of both fixed route and paratransit services (known as the "Lift"). 

Service Types

  • Fixed Route-Lift
  • Fixed Route-Nonlift

Program Type

  • Transportation

Ages Served

  • 60 +

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: MassHealth, Personal Funds