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Rides Mass Transit District is THE Public Transportation provider for
Southeastern Illinois. Wherever you live in our 18-county district Rides
can get you where you need to go. Rides offers your choice of transportation

Rides... Your Connection to Life.

Rides Mass Transit District is funded in part by the following:

Serving your community and beyond

Rides can be your portal to regional and national destinations. We can connect you to other forms of mass transit such as rail, air and national bus services.

To Schedule a Ride… It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Call your local county dispatch office.
  2. State your transportation need:
    where you need to be picked up,
    where you need to go,
    what time you need to be picked up and,
    if you need a return trip.
  3. The dispatch staff will schedule your trip for you.
24-Hour Advance Reservations Twenty-four hour advance reservation is suggested. Same day requests may be possible if space permits, but is not guaranteed.

View Bus Routes Online

Did you know you can view our bus routes by county? We are proud to serve the southern Illinois area with comfortable, clean, convenient and cost effective public transportation. Click the button below to get started!


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What We Do

Rides Mass Transit District is a federally funded PUBLIC transportation system. Service is available to ANYONE needing transportation. Rides provides door to door and established route service. The fleet consists of lift-equipped and ramped vehicles making the system fully accessible.

In addition to our local residential and in district scheduled route services, Rides schedules out of district trips too.


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