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Brookline Breakliner Bus

Service Notes

Boston College students can access our bus by taking the BC Shuttle - Commonwealth Ave route from campus Approximate trip time from campus to Reservoir T Station = 10 minutes Approximate walking time to campus is 15 minutes to BC Alumni stadium Reservations are now available for Fall & Thanksgiving Break. To search availability, please use the dates and locations listed below. Dates of Operation for this service: - Friday October 11th from Brookline, MA (Reservoir T Stop) to Bridgeport, CT, White Plains, NY & Montvale, NJ - Tuesday October 15th from Montvale, NJ, White Plains, NY & Bridgeport, CT to Brookline, MA (Reservoir T Stop) - Tuesday November 26th from Brookline, MA (Reservoir T Stop) to Bridgeport, CT, White Plains, NY & Montvale, NJ - Sunday December 1st from Montvale, NJ, White Plains, NY & Bridgeport, CT to Brookline, MA (Reservoir T Stop) This service is operated independently of Boston College or any colleges or universities in the Boston area

Buy Tickets & Reserve Seats

If you do not see our booking portal below (grey background, green & black type), please call us at 877-724-4360, option 3 to reserve seats by phone.

Fares

One way fares to all destinations are shown below. A $2.00 fee will be added to each ticket to cover credit card processing charges.

CT
Bridgeport
$75
NY
White Plains
$80
NJ
Montvale
$80

Schedule Details

From Brookline (Reservoir T) to Montvale, NJ, White Plains, NY & Bridgeport, CT
Operates on Friday October 11, 2019 & Tuesday November 26, 2019

Location Notes Time
Brookline, MA 401 Chestnut Hill Avenue at Reservoir T shelter in front of entrance at busway driveway lane 04:30pm
Bridgeport, CT 525 Bridge Street, south side of street btwn John & State Street under Transportation Center bridge 07:45pm
White Plains, NY 11 Ferris Avenue, in front of Metro North Station, across from Bus Terminal 08:45pm
Montvale, NJ Montvale Service Area (GSP Milepost 172) at bus parking area south of service area building on SB side 09:15pm



From Montvale, NJ, White Plains, NY & Bridgeport, CT to Brookline-Reservoir T Station
Operates on Tuesday October 15, 2019 & Sunday December 1, 2019

Location Notes Time
Montvale, NJ Montvale Service Area (GSP Milepost 172) at bus parking area south of service area building on SB side 02:00pm
White Plains, NY 11 Ferris Avenue, in front of Metro North Station, across from Bus Terminal 02:45pm
Bridgeport, CT 525 Bridge Street, south side of street btwn John & State Street under Transportation Center bridge 04:00pm
Brookline, MA 401 Chestnut Hill Avenue at Reservoir T shelter in front of entrance at busway driveway lane 07:00pm

Stop Locations

Brookline, MA – Reservoir T Station (MBTA Green “D” Line) 401 Chestnut Hill Ave, Brookline, MA Bus boards at bus lane cut out off of Chestnut Hill Avenue at Reservoir T Station entrance stairway at or near ground level station shelter seating area

Connections available to:
  • BC Shuttle Bus to/from Boston College (Commonwealth Ave Bus)
  • MBTA Green “D” Line to/from Riverside MBTA & Downtown Boston
  • MBTA Green “C” Line to/from Downtown Boston (short 3 minute walk from Cleveland Circle
  • MBTA Buses to Forest Hills (51) and Sullivan (86)
 

Bridgeport, CT Bridgeport Transportation Center – 525 Water Street (Train Station side)
Bus picks up and drops off at south side of street btwn John & State Street under Transportation Center connector bridge. The bus stop location is in front of the taxi line, but may shift to the corner of John Street in case there’s a lack of parking space.
(DO NOT inquire about this bus at the Travel Center – call CoTo Travel at 877-724-4360 for more information)



White Plains, NY - Westchester County 11 Ferris Avenue White Plains, NY Bus stops at the Trailways station, in front of Metro North station building and directly across from the TransCenter bus terminal – BeeLine (DO NOT inquire about this bus at the Trailways Agency – call CoTo Travel at 877-724-4360 for more information)

Connections available to:
  • Bee Line local buses to various locations throughout Westchester County
  • CT Transit I-Bus express to Stamford, CT
  • Adirondack Trailways to Upstate New York (north of New Paltz)
  • Coach USA Shortline to Catskills destinations
  • Metro North Railroad to Westchester and Putnam County, NY
  • Tappan Zee Express bus to Rockland County, NY


Montvale, NJ Montvale Service Area, Garden State Parkway MP 172
Bus stops on the southbound side of the rest area at the bus lanes, located at the south end of the rest area plaza building. (DO NOT inquire about this bus at the Travel Center – call CoTo Travel at 877-724-4360 for more information)

FAQs About the Service

When you purchase your ticket, you will receive two emails, one from PayPal and the other from our company, CoTo Travel. If you do not immediately see the second email from CoTo Travel from “info (at) cototravel.com” that says “Your Bus Reservation & Tickets” please check your Spam folder. We have received reports that all email accounts connected to Gmail, including select Dickinson emails, have had their reservations placed in the Spam folder.

Please note that reservations made for this service are non-refundable, non-exchangeable and non-transferable. Any cancellation made by a purchasing party will result in a full forfeiture of payment.

When checking in for our bus, please show us your PDF ticket and a valid photo ID (drivers license, non drivers license, passport or NYC ID card). The ticket is sent to you in an email with your confirmation and credit card receipt. You may show your ticket on your smartphone or other device or print it out.

We kindly request that you arrive 20 minutes prior to the stated departure time on our schedule above. We depart all locations on time based on the GPS device located aboard the bus, weather and traffic pending.

Each guest is allowed one (1) carry on bag and one (1) pieces of luggage that can be stored under the bus in the luggage bay. You MUST be able to store your carry on in the overhead compartment or under the seat in front of you upon request of our staff at any time during the trip. No bags may be stored in the aisle of the bus.

Shipping and storage boxes or any other container that does not fall into the traditional definition of luggage (anything that isn’t a rolling suitcase, duffel bag or oversized backpack) must be declared during the reservation process by emailing us at info@cototravel.com with subject line “Oversized Luggage Request – (Travel Date and Locations).” An additional $100 per item requested for transport will be assessed on these items and payment must be made online at least 24 hours prior to departure.

Guests who require the use of a wheelchair during their travel with us MUST email us at info (at) cototravel.com to indicate this need when they are reserving their tickets online.

Our company operates independently of any college or university. To fulfill our obligation to you, our guest, we contract with reputable, fully insured motorcoach companies. While most trips will operate with vehicles equipped with restrooms, there may be instances where we may use smaller vehicles including mini buses and vans to operate the trip. We will provide full guidance on what type of bus to expect, what it looks like, and in most cases, the name of the driver or greeter to whom you will check in with the day before each trip via email.

CoTo Travel is a tour, event and transportation company reinventing how you connect with people, ideas, and places. We bring people together to meet & collaborate through tours & events focusing on business, education and professional development as well as regional one day leisure getaways by bus. In 2016, we launched a special services brand called Breakliner, which offers direct routes from college campuses to major metropolitan areas for students to travel home during break periods. We are also a member in good standing with the American Bus Association, North America’s premier trade organization for motorcoach and tour companies.