Have an appointment off island and need a ride?

The new Cape Area Medivan Service will be offered through the Martha’s Vineyard Transit Authority (VTA), providing a lift accessible van to take island seniors to medical appointments on Cape Cod and Plymouth. To be eligible you must be 60 years of age or older and/or disabled.

Currently, the service will be available on Wednesdays, leaving on the 8:15 ferry from Vineyard Haven.

The Van can be met at the Park and Ride lot in Vineyard Haven at 7:30am or at the SSA terminal at 7:45am. Please make your appointments between the hours of 10am and 2pm.

Call the VTA at 508-693-9440×1 at least 48 hours in advance for a reservation on the Cape Medivan. The fee for this service is $20. round trip/ $10 one way, the ferry fee is included.  There is a brief application for service.

Contact Information


Phone: 508-693-9440 x1