Orange 5 is a year-round shuttle service between Sanford and Wells. The shuttle operates 7 days a week except New Year’s Day, Easter, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. The shuttle stops at several popular shopping and dining destinations in Sanford and Wells. Orange 5 also makes regular stops at the Wells Regional Transportation Center, the Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport, and Wells Beach during the summer.

Fees are currently waived for Orange 5.

Orange 5 is a route of the Shoreline Explorer Network operated by York County Community Action Corporation, the regional public transportation provider. 

Please note new route schedule effective December 18, 2023, is listed below.

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Detailed Map

Orange 5 is currently fare free.


  • Wells Regional Transportation Center
  • Sanford Transit (at Mardens Mon-Fri only and Center for Shopping Northbound only)
  • Southern Maine Connector (at School Street Parking Lot)

Free Parking:

  • Wells Regional Transportation Center
  • School Street Parking Lot
  • Walmart/Lowes
  • Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport

Thanks to our supporters!
City of Sanford
Nasson Health Care
The Steakhouse
Threads of Hope
Town of Wells

Looking For More Transportation Options?

YCCAC’s Transportation Program offers several transportation options including – but not limited to – Local Rides, Southern Maine Connector, Connect to Cancer Care, Sanford Transit, and Wave. We are here to help you get where you need to go!

Partially funded by FTA and MaineDOT. As a recipient of Federal financial assistance, York County Community Action Corporation’s Transportation Programs are open to all, and fully comply with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. To submit comments or complaints email