Brookline Council on Aging Elderbus
|Who can use this option?||
Brookline residents or visitors aged 60+
|How much does it cost?||
Free – no charge, although a suggested donation of $0.50 is requested.
|When is this option available?||
Several loops (originating and terminating at the Senior Center) are made on weekdays between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. The last loop of the day is drop-off only. The schedule is available on the Town's website or at the Senior Center. All times are approximate due to traffic.
|How far ahead do you need to plan?||
No advance planning required. However, it is strongly recommended that you call the Senior Center in advance to confirm that the bus is running that day and to let the driver know you’ll be waiting for it.
|What accommodations are available?||
The Elderbus is wheelchair accessible, and the driver is able to help secure your wheelchair within the vehicle. Escorts/companions are permitted to travel with the passenger. The driver may be able to help with small packages, the steps up into and out of the bus, or with folding walkers.
Elderbus hotline: (617) 730-2778
Free / low-cost
All trip types
|Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles?||
Yes / Maybe