Transportation

Even if you do not have a car, you can get off campus to local appointments, specialist visits, and to Newton-Wellesley Hospital

For medical emergencies, call campus police (5555) for ambulance assistance! 

Catch Connect

A curb to curb Micro transit system serviced through the Metrowest Regional Transportation Authority (MWRTA). Like Uber, trips are booked when you are ready and provided on a first come first serve basis!

  • Check out the Catch Connect website
  • Follow these instructions to learn how to download the Catch Connect App, set up an account, and book a ride
  • Fairs are waived during COVID (ie. it is FREE for now). Typically cost $2.00. 
  • Catch connect will service any address within Wellesley as well as Newton Wellesley Hopsital, Woodland MBTA Station, Waban MBTA Station
  • Service hours: 6:45 am - 6:45 pm, Monday - Friday (check website for most accurate information and updates)
Route 8 Bus

The Metrowest Regional Transit Authority Bus 8 runs around Wellesley on a regular schedule

  • Pick up is outside of the LuLu Chow Wang Student Center
  • Multiple stops around Wellesley, including Newton Wellesley Hospital
  • $1.00 per ride for Wellesley students 
JFK Transportation

For pre-scheduled medical appointments, Health Services can help arrange transportation through JFK Transportation on an as needed basic. Please call Health Services for assistance with this.

Other Transportation Options