Transportation to COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments

Transportation to COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments

Vax Transport GraphicGrey graphic, Text: Need a Ride to Your Vaccine Appointment? Image of a vaccine.Text: Visit the City of Framingham COVID-19 website to learn about transportation options to get to your vaccine appointment. Image of a bus with the MWRTA Logo.

MetroWest Regional Transit Authority (MWRTA) 

  • View all vaccine locations serviced by MWRTA Fixed Routes here
  • There is a State Vaccination Site located at the Natick Mall - this site is accessible using MWRTA services. For more details, click here and scroll down to “Vaccination Appointments.”
  • For help with directions to other vaccine sites, call MWRTA Customer Service at (508) 935-2222 and a representative will assist you.
  • Riders of the MWRTA Demand Response service are highly encouraged to book a trip to their vaccine appointment using the service. 

Transportation for MassHealth Members and Health Safety Net Patients

  • If you have a scheduled COVID-19 vaccine appointment and are a MassHealth member or Health Safety Net patient, you may receive authorization (PT-1) for “Curb to Curb” transportation services to/from your vaccine appointment. Contact your health care provider or call the MassHealth Customer Service Center at (800) 841-2900; TTY: (800) 497-4648.
  • This service is available to all MassHealth participants, including those with MassHealth Limited, MassHealth Family Assistance, the Children’s Medical Security Plan, or the Health Safety Net.
  • View more information about the program here.

South Middlesex Opportunity Council (SMOC)

SMOC is collaborating with MWRTA to provide essential trips to eligible individuals who are in need of transportation assistance, including transportation to COVID-19 vaccine appointments.

For more information, call SMOC at (508) 620-2690 or click here and scroll down to “Essential Taxi/Livery Trips.”

Callahan Center

Seniors can request taxi rides to their vaccine appointment through the Callahan Center by calling 508-532-5980, ext 4113, preferably with a few day's advance notice. This service is available to all residents over 55 years old for transportation within Framingham and all residents over 60 years old for transportation outside Framingham.