Rockland Flex Service

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Flexible Route – Rockland to Brockton

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Brockton Area Transit Authority is pleased to provide public transit service to Rockland. This service is offered to riders on a flexible route schedule, which features on-demand, as well as fixed-stop service.  Call 877-680-1287 to schedule your trip!

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BAT’s Flex Ride service travels primarily on Union Street in Rockland, Monday through Friday, according to the schedule above. The Flex Ride bus will stop and wait only at the Rockland Community Center and Signature Healthcare (formerly Brockton Hospital). Also, three stops have been added, one at Ocean State Job Lot in Rockland and two on Quincy Avenue behind Signature Healthcare.

BAT uses its 14-passenger, lift-equipped buses for its Rockland service.

BAT is unable to provide same-day, deviated trips.

How to Ride:

  • Call BAT at 877-680-1287 at least one day in advance before 4 p.m. to arrange to be picked-up and dropped-off at a particular time of day at a particular location.
  • Cancellations — Passengers must contact BAT in Brockton at 877-680-1287 one hour or more before the scheduled pick up time to cancel. BAT tracks Late Cancels and No-Shows and may temporarily suspend your individual on-demand service if they become excessive.
  • You may also board the bus along Union Street by standing near a BAT sign, such as those posted on telephone poles, and raising your hand to flag down the bus.
  • BAT’s Rockland Service connects with BAT’s #5 Route for an additional charge. This connection will take you to the BAT Intermodal Transportation Centre, From there, you may connect with all BAT routes and with the MBTA’s Old Colony Commuter Rail Station, which is located directly across the street.

 

Cancellations, No-Shows

To provide the most efficient, cost-effective service to riders, bat utilizes a Cancellation, No-show Policy.  For our full policy, including definitions of late trip, late cancellation, and missed trips go to 155 Court Street, Brockton, MA 02302 or visit us at www.ridebat.com.

Fares:

Adults ………………………………………….$1.25 one-way
Senior Citizens/Disabled ……………….$.60 one-way
Ages 5-12 ………………………………………$.60 one-way
Under 5 ……………………………………….. Free

Charlie Cards:  Local Charlie Card allows passengers to ride local buses at a discounted rate on a convenient Stored Value Card. For more information, visit the Charlie Card page.

BAT Riders’ Club Discount Passes: Ride all day for $3.00, all week for $10.00 or all month for $35.   For more information, visit the Discount Passes page.

Disability Pass: Valid Medicare cards are accepted as proof of eligibility for BAT’s half-fare program.For information on BAT’s disability pass program, please call (508) 588-2240

For TDD: Telecommunication Device for the Deaf, please call (508) 586-0009.

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