EFFINGHAM COUNTY PUBLIC TRANSIT

Hours for Dispatch

Mon - Fri     6am - 6pm

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.

OPEN TO EVERYONE!  

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.

Service is unavailable on New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. Service is limited on MLK Day, President's Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veteran's Day, and the day after Thanksgiving.

FOR RIDES OR MORE INFORMATION:


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

CASH FARE STRUCTURE

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)

All pass purchases are non-refundable.

Out of county trips $1 per mile as availability allows. Medicaid and Logisticare payments for medical trips are accepted.

C.E.F.S. Economic Opportunity Corporation

1805 South Banker Street     PO Box 928

Effingham IL 62401