Central Falls

Transportation Options

This page is a resource for information about transportation services in your community! Contact each service directly to schedule trips, ask questions, and share feedback. For general information, call RIPTA’s customer service department at 401-781-9400.

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) &
Elderly Transportation Program (ETP)

Medical Transportation Management (MTM) provides statewide transportation for Medicaid members and for all Rhode Islanders age 60+ for routine, non-emergency medical appointments. Trips must be scheduled at least two business days in advance and must occur Monday-Friday between 5 AM and 6 PM. Call 855-330-9131 to schedule.

RIPTA Services


Fixed-route buses operate along designated routes with specified stops. Information on these routes is provided by public schedules.

RIde Paratransit

RIde service is available through an application process for individuals whose disability prevents use of the fixed route system or prevents travel to or from bus stops. RIde operates within a 3/4-mile corridor on either side of a fixed route and costs $4 per trip. Learn more at RIde Paratransit Program – RIPTA or call 401-461-9760.


A vanpool consists of a group of people who travel similar routes.

A vanpool is a shared mobility program where participants traveling on similar routes lease a vehicle and collectively decide their daily route, times, driving responsibilities, and stop locations. For information, contact RIPTA Commuter Resources: 401-784-9575 or commuter@ripta.com.

Ride Free Central Falls Program

  • Through March 7, 2023: all RIPTA trips boarding in Central Falls are free when using Wave. Riders must add value to their cards since they will need to pay for rides back if boarding outside Central Falls.
  • This pilot program has been extended until further notice.

Taxi Services

Find taxi providers that operate in Central Falls here.


MBTA Commuter Rail

  • Providence-Stoughton Line: round-trip rail service from Boston to Pawtucket/Central Falls, downtown Providence, T.F. Green International Airport, and Wickford Junction (North Kingstown).
  • Station: 300 Pine Street, Pawtucket, RI 02860
  • Call for information and support: 617-222-3200
  • Station information: https://www.mbta.com/stops/place-NEC-1891

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