Transportation

Being able to find affordable and convenient transportation is important for doing everything we need to do to thrive, from visiting friends to getting to medical appointments to picking up groceries. For individuals who are no longer driving, the Bangor area offers many private, public, and nonprofit services that can help people get to where they need to go.

The greater Bangor area has a public transit system, the Community Connector, which has discounted rates for seniors. The area also has a variety of private taxi services that have been included in the listings below. Also, nonprofit organizations help fill the gaps by providing low-cost or free transportation services in the greater Bangor area staffed by screened and trained volunteers. Many services are specially tailored to those with disabilities. Remember that there are many ways to receive services in your home if you are not able to take advantage of these transportation options. Meals on Wheels and home healthcare services are just two important examples.