NH Capitol Corridor
New Hampshire Capitol Corridor Rail and Transit Study
The project will include an study of potential rail and bus transit investments in the NH Capitol corridor, which connects the major population centers of New Hampshire to metropolitan Boston, and the development of a service development plan and related documents for intercity passenger rail between Boston, MA and Concord, NH. For more info, please visit the NH Capitol Corridor website.
New Hampshire State Rail Plan
The new State Rail Plan has been completed. See the Rail Plan page for more information.
Concord-Manchester Transit Feasibility Study
January 2014: The Southern NH Planning Commission, in partnership with the Central NH Regional Planning Commission, has been undergoing a feasibility study regarding the potential for sustainable public transportation (transit) between Concord and Manchester. Steadman Hill Consulting was hired to provide data-driven demand estimates, and to propose viable service models based on that demand. Here is Steadman Hill's presentation from the Jan 6th, 2014 stakeholder meeting held at SNHPC: Jan 6th, 2014 Presentation
** February 2014: Click on the following link for the 2/19/14 stakeholders meeting agenda: Feb 19, 2014 stakeholders meeting agenda
For more information regarding the Concord-Manchester Transit Feasibility study, please visit SNHPC's website.
Portsmouth-Manchester "East-West" Bus Service
The East West Express started operating on November 4, 2013 and is the first public transportation service connecting Portsmouth, Epping, and Manchester. The service runs hourly with 20 round trips each day! Please see the East West Express website for more details.