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Dutchess County Public Transit

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DCC Students Ride FREE! 

  • Effective August 28, 2023, thru May 31, 2024, Dutchess Community College Students carrying a valid 2023/24 Student I.D. will be permitted to ride any of the regularly scheduled routes on Dutchess County Public Transportation for free. 

St. Patrick's Day Parade Service Disruption Rt B, F & G 3-9-2024 11:00am to 2:00pm

  • 11:00 am  Rt F will NOT service Rt 9D/Forrestal Heights or Main Street-bus will LEAVE Beason Post Office At 11:30am and travel directly to Walmart
  • Route B will only service Rt 9D to Beekman St, turn around at Beacon Train Station and return northbound at Beekman St.. & Rt 9D
  • Route G will only service Beacon Train Station and Rt 9D south of Beekman Street to Howland Ave

No bus service on Memorial Day.

  • We are closed on Monday, May 27, 2024,  in observance of Memorial Day.

Public Outreach Meeting

  • Learn about upcoming changes & improvements to bus routes at public meeting Wednesday, February 28th at 5:30pm at the Courthouse at City Hall, 1 Municipal Plaza, Beacon. Ride Free! Just tell bus driver you are attending meeting. Snow date will be 3/6/2024 if necessary. View and download the new schedules online.

Seatbelts are available on almost all Dutchess County Public Transit (DCPT) buses.

  • DCPT believes that seatbelts can prevent injuries and encourages their use while riding seated when the bus is in motion.

Download the NEW DCPT app from DoubleMap in the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.
For iPhone users who need translation, please downlaod Microsoft Translator before downloading the DoubleMap App

(previous version deactivated as of June 15, 2020)



News and Announcements

2024 Route Modifications

Public Outreach Meeting about the upcoming changes/improvements to bus routes scheduled for Wednesday, February 28th at 5:30pm at the Courthouse at Beacon Hall, 1 Municipal Plaza, Beacon.

DCPT will provide free rides for passengers attending the meetings; passengers should inform the bus driver of their destination upon boarding.

View and Download the Route Schedules that go into effect June 1, 2024 online.

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