The Pioneer Valley offers many transit opportunities for you to save time, gas, and carbon emissions.

The Pioneer Valley Transit Authority (PVTA) serves Northampton with public bus transportation within Northampton and throughout the lower Pioneer Valley, with direct service within the city and to:

  • Amherst (including UMass, Amherst College, and Hampshire College)
  • Easthampton
  • Greenfield
  • Holyoke (including Holyoke Community College)
  • South Hadley (including Mount Holyoke College)
  • Williamsburg

PVTA College Transportation

The Franklin Regional Transit Authority (FVTA) services Northampton with buses to Greenfield and the entire FRTA area, including Greenfield Community College.

Peter Pan Bus

The Peter Pan Bus Terminal's ticket counter at 1 Roundhouse Plaza is currently closed. However, you can still purchase tickets online and experience contact-free boarding using your mobile device.


Amtrak now serves Northampton! The newly built platform is convenient to downtown and is serviced daily by the Valley Flyer and the Vermonter.