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VA Maine Healthcare System

 

Boston Shuttle Schedule

Togus to Boston Shuttle - Pick-up

Ride is cost-free except responsible for own food/drink


Togus
(8 passenger white VTS minibus w/blue wrap, 10 passenger dark blue van, 24 passenger Mini Coach, 32 passenger DUV, or the 34 passenger Coach; ...each displaying a US Government license plate)
Patients Arrive: 7:00A - Check in at front desk, Bldg. 200 Main Lobby
Shuttle Leaves: 7:15A - Overhead paging will be heard announcing the arrival of the driver

Freeport - "Exit 20" - We only pull into Freeport if there are patients who have booked to board from this location  
(8 passenger white VTS minibus w/blue wrap, 10 passenger dark blue van, 24 passenger Mini Coach, 32 passenger DUV, or the 34 passenger Coach; ...each displaying a US Government license plate)
Patients Arrive by 7:45A
Shuttle Arrives: 8:00A - 8:15A
Pick-up location: Take a left from the exit ramp onto Route 1 South and travel less
than a ¼ mile.  Park n Ride lot is located on the right across from the Econo Lodge.

Westbrook - "Exit 47" - We only pull into Westbrook if there are patients who have booked to board from this location 
(8 passenger white VTS minibus w/blue wrap, 10 passenger dark blue van, 24 passenger Mini Coach, 32 passenger DUV, or the 34 passenger Coach; ...each displaying a US Government license plate)
Patients Arrive by 8:00A
Shuttle Arrives: 8:15A - 8:30A
Pick-up location: At Park n Ride lot located near corner of Larrabee Road and Westbrook Arterial from exit ramp, Take a left at the 1st light, a right at the 2nd light (onto Larrabee Road). The lot is located on the left just down from the corner.

Kennebunk - "Exit 25" (break stop 15-20 minutes)    
Restroom/Break stop. Foods/drink available here: Starbucks, Burger King, etc. Purchase if you choose but cannot dine-in. "Grab 'n go" - Bring your purchases with you as we want to arrive in Boston as close to on schedule as possible.                                                                               
(8 passenger white VTS minibus w/blue wrap, 10 passenger dark blue van, 24 passenger Mini Coach, 32 passenger DUV, or the 34 passenger Coach; ...each displaying a US Government license plate)
Patients Arrive by 8:45A
Shuttle Arrives: 9:00A - 9:15A
Pick-up location: Southbound exit; Meet driver within the Burger King (985-4234)
If Bus:  Found parked to the side of Burger King ... ahead of where fuel pumps are located.
If Van:  Found parked at the main entrance to Burger King

Boston Shuttle - Return

Go directly to your clinic upon arrival to check in & to tell them you rode the Togus shuttle.
Let them know the time you need to be back to your shuttle p/u location.

Jamaica Plains  - "Outpatient" VA
(Huntington House Lodging located on this campus. (Support person must be accompanied by patient)
Arrives approx. 10:30A - 10:45A
Leaves approx.  2:30P - 2:45P ("Goal" is to leave Boston for Maine by 3:00p)
Be in the pick-up location for 2:30p (same location we earlier dropped you off at) to meet the driver who will have returned from the West Roxbury VA.

West Roxbury  -  "Inpatient" VA
(Fisher House Lodging located on this campus (Support person ONLY)
Arrives approx. 11:00A - 11:15A
Leaves approx. 1:30P - 1:45P ("Goal" is to leave West Roxbury for Jamaica Plains by 2:00p)
Be in the pick-up location for 1:30p (same location we earlier dropped you off at) to meet the driver for return to the awaiting patients at Jamaica Plains.

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If you are eligible for beneficiary travel mileage reimbursment, please report to the Travel Dept. at either Jamaica Plains or West Roxbury to process the claim as they are providing your treatment.
Togus Beneficiary Travel Dept. cannot reimburse for appts at the Boston VA. Thank you.

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The average arrival time at Togus for the return is guesstimated for 6-7pm.
Is approximate as dependent on the departure time from Boston & unforeseen delays