Transportation Services

Students at KVCC have access to public transportation through a number of avenues:

The Kennebec Explorer

The Kennebec Explorer provides low-cost and convenient community bus service for Augusta, Waterville, and nearby communities.

The Kennebec Explorer has been made possible by a partnership that includes, among others, MaineGeneral Health, the University of Maine at Augusta, downtown Augusta employers, Inland Hospital, Waterville business supporters, municipalities, and the Maine Department of Transportation.

The Kennebec Explorer is operated by Kennebec Valley Community Action Program. KVCAP is a Regional Transportation Corporation serving Central Maine since 1976.

For more information or questions about this service, contact:

97 Water Street
Waterville, ME 04901

Augusta (207) 622-4761
Waterville (207) 877-5677

To view the route schedule for the Fairfield Campus, visit the Kennebec Explorer Schedule. The Explorer stops at the Fairfield Campus outside Carter Hall.


A rideshare program exists for KV students. This program allows students to connect with other students who may be traveling to campus on the same day and time needed. To access: once you’re logged in to the KVCC Portal, click on the Campus Life tab, then select My Campus from the left-hand menu to find the rideshare app. You can also click here to access the rideshare app once you’re logged in to the Portal.


A local taxi service is available to bring students to either campus (Alfond or Fairfield).


Consider using your bike to get to campus during nice weather!

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