There are many eco-friendly and cost-saving ways to travel near Wheaton and around the region.
GATRA – Bus
MBTA – Train
Wheaton is conveniently located between Boston and Providence, providing a myriad of opportunities and experiences. The quickest way to travel is by the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) train. Click here to learn how to travel by train.
Offered on most Fridays and Saturdays throughout the academic year, the Shopping Taxi allows you to pay $4 round trip or $3 one way to popular shopping plazas like Emerald Square Mall, Target and Wrentham Outlets.
Boston Providence Connection
Join your classmates to experience local culture. In the past, Boston Providence Connection have included trips to Wicked in Boston, a New England Revolution game in Foxboro, and WaterFire in Providence.(Formally known as “ELC Trips”)
Wheaton Enterprise Car Share
This program allows students to rent a car by the hour, the day, overnight, or even on the weekends. Cars will be available on campus and reservations will be made online.
Car, Taxi & Limo Services
For short travel, you can always call for a ride.
For long road trips or weekend travel, you should consider renting a vehicle.
Flying to/from Wheaton
There are two airports near Wheaton and both provide convenient, eco-friendly options to reaching/leaving Wheaton.
Have an off-campus medical appointment?
Contact the Office of Health & Wellness for detailed information.