Shuttle Bus Information

Special Olympics Massachusetts (SOMA) will provide FREE shuttle service on March, 9th & 10th. If you plan to use this service, please make SOMA staff (ops@specialolympicsma.org) aware of it so we can plan our bus schedules. Please plan to arrive at your venue an hour and a half to two hours prior to the start of your first game. SOMA encourages programs to take advantage of the transportation that is provided as parking is limited at several locations.

  • Shuttle bus service is provided to athletes, coaches, and chaperones, as well as to volunteers and family members
  • Shuttle buses are yellow school buses and will be marked as Special Olympics Buses
  • March 9th & 10th Shuttle bus schedules will be provided to all programs prior to the tournament, posted in your hotel lobby & provided at check in.
  • On Sunday morning March 10th , athletes and coaches should plan to board buses 45-60 minutes prior to desired arrival time at respective venues depending on distance from hotel
  • Shuttle buses will be leaving at designated times. If you miss your scheduled departure time, you must wait for the next scheduled bus

Shuttle Bus Schedule 3/9 & 3/10:

Saturday 3/9

  • 8:30 am Pre-scheduled buses will depart from designated pick up points
    • Shuttle to Auburn High School for Olympic Town by request
  • 2:00 pm Shuttle bus service from competition venues to hotels
  • 4:15 pm Shuttle bus service from hotels to Dinner venues begins

Check schedules posted in hotel lobby

  • 6:30 pm Shuttle bus service leaves Dinner Venues for Hotels & Dance
  • 9:00 pm Shuttle bus service from Dance back to Hotels
  • 11:59 pm REMEMBER TO TURN CLOCKS AHEAD


Sunday 3/10

  • 7:00 am Shuttle bus service to competition venues begins
    • Shuttle to Auburn High School for Olympic Town by request
  • 4:00 pm Shuttle bus service ends

**SOMA will not be providing wheelchair transportation. If you are in need of special services please contact Terry Keilty (508-485-0986 ext. 224 or terry.keilty@specialolympicsma.org) prior to the games so the proper arrangements may be made**