Hours of Operation

Effingham County

M - F  6am - 8pm

Limited Saturday Service

Support for the Central Illinois Public Transit Program comes from the IL Department of Transportation, Area Agency on Aging for Lincolnland, Midland Area Agency on Aging, and the IL Department of Human Services, Bureau of Title XX.  Alternative formats of material are available upon request.


Currently serving Effingham County.  All vehicles are wheelchair accessible and ADA compliant.

The goal of Central Illinois Public Transit Program is to provide reliable and timely transportation to residents of each county we serve by ensuring punctuality, accessibility, courtesy, cleanliness, serviceability, and safety at all times to our riders.

Riders are encouraged to schedule trips at least one working day in advance (same day service is available if space permits) and need to be ready for pick-up 15 minutes prior to the scheduled pick-up time.  Cancellations must be made at least two hours prior to pick-up time.

No service is available on New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.


1-855-755-2478 OR  TTY 7-1-1 or 1-800-526-0844


In County

  • $3 per one-way trip, $6 per round trip

  • Children 0-5 ride free with paying adult

  • Children 6-12 are $2 per one-way trip, $4 per round trip

  • Seniors ride for a suggested donation

Monthly Pass

  • Monthly Pass is $35

  • Monthly Pass for person with a disability is $15

Discount Tickets:  Book of 10 tickets is $20 (no expiration date)

Seniors:   Senior ID cards are available

Out of County/Out of Service Area/Non-Existing Routes $1 per mile when available.

C.E.F.S. Economic Opportunity Corporation operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, or national origin in accordance with Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act. Any person who believes that she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with our agency.

For information on our nondiscrimination obligations or how to file a complaint, please contact Sue Westemeier by any of the methods listed below.

C.E.F.S., 1805 S. Banker P.O. Box 185, Effingham, IL 62401

Phone 217-342-2193 Ext. 124

Email  swestemeier@cefseoc.org

If this information is needed in another language, please contact us.

Rights Under Title VI

C.E.F.S. Economic Opportunity Corporation

1805 South Banker Street     PO Box 928

Effingham IL 62401