Community Alliance Transportation Services (CATS) is an easy-to-use public transportation service available in the following Sullivan County Communities: Claremont, Charlestown, and Newport. CATS operates Monday through Friday, 7:00am to 5:00pm except on major holidays (New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas). Bus service begins at 6:25 am and ends at 5:00 pm. For more information please call (603) 863-0003, (603)863-2772 or Toll Free (877)418-0118
A one-way Newport-Claremont ride is $2.50. A one-way “in-town” ride is $1.50. A eight-ride ticket costs $10.00. A monthly pass with unlimited rides between Newport/Claremont/Charlestown costs $35.00. A monthly pass for unlimit rides within the Claremont, Newport or Charlestown(one town only) costs $25.00. Dial-a-Ride remains at $2.00 per pick-up, in Claremont only.
Please tell the driver as you are boarding if you will need to transfer to another bus.
Other Services CATS Provides
We offer a variety of transportation services, including the routes outlined above, demand response (dial-a-ride) services for seniors and individuals with disabilities who cannot access other services; commuter service for the working public; and general transportation services for the general public.
Major funding for this service is provided by:
- NH Department of Transportation
- Sullivan county Commissioners
- NH Charitable Foundation