Public Transportation

Since the Horse Drawn Railroad started in 1886, transportation services have been available to Nashua’s residents and visitors. Today, Nashua Transit System buses and vans travel 1,870 miles a day on routes that cover the city.

Citybus is the daytime fixed route service, running on seven different routes. After 7 runs in the evening, along three routes. City Lift offers service to senior citizens and passengers with physical disabilities, running on the same routes as Citybus, as well as additional service areas.

All NTS buses and trolleys are equipped with bike racks.  Click here for route maps and schedules.


Gate City Trolley

Every Friday and Saturday Evening This Summer - Free!

Enjoy dinner out, catch a show, or just explore Nashua's revitalized Main Street. The Gate City Trolley provides fast, free, and convenient transit service to key destinations, including city parking garages.

The Nashua Transit System trolley will run from 6:15-10:30 P.M. on Fridays and 5:15-10:30 P.M. on Saturdays and run a fixed loop through downtown every 15 minutes starting at the parking garages where parking is free on nights and weekends.

Starting June 3, 2016, board the Trolley at either the Elm Street or High Street parking garages to pick up a trolley ticket. Receive Special offers with your trolley ticket at participating restaurants downtown.