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Sconset via Polpis Road Route

COVID-19 update: Due to the global pandemic, our usual summer service has been impacted for 2020. Please see our NRTA home page for up-to-date information, all subject to change without notice.

Fare: $3.00 each way - ($2.00 to/from Rotary and town)
Map of Route
Dates of Service - Seasonal:
June 20 – September 7, 2020

• The bus leaves from Washington Street and Sconset on the following schedule:

Departing Town Departing Sconset
10:00 a.m. 10:40 a.m.
11:20 a.m. 12:00 p.m.
12:40 p.m. 1:20 p.m.
2:00 p.m. 2:40 p.m.
3:20 p.m. 4:00 p.m.
4:40 p.m. 5:20 p.m.
Sconset via Polpis Road Route Stops
Washington Street
Francis Street/Union Street (outbound only)
Francis Street/Washington Street (inbound only)
Union Street/Orange Street (outbound only)
Bayberry Court
Orange Street/Landmark House
Milestone Road @ Water Company (outbound only)
Monomoy Road (inbound only)
Polpis Road (just past intersection)
Shimmo Pond Road
Moors End Lane/Gardner Road
North Pasture Lane
Life Saving Museum
UMass Field Station
Quaise Road/Altar Rock Road
Quaise Pastures
240 Polpis Road
253 Polpis Road
Almanack Road
Wauwinet Road
Quidnet Road
334 Polpis Road
Hoicks Hollow Road
Sankaty Head Golf Club
Bayberry Lane
Anne’s Lane
Sconset Avenue/Emily Street
Rosaly Lane/Clifton Street
Shell Street/Coffin Street (outbound only)
Sankaty Road/Coffin Street (inbound only)
West Sankaty Road/Coffin Street (outbound only)
West Sankaty Road/New Street
West Sankaty Road/Main Street
Main Street Rotary, Sconset
The Wave • Nantucket Regional Transit Authority • 20-R S. Water Street • Nantucket, MA 02554 • 508.228.7025