Rural Transit

Rural Transit

A service of Area 10 Agency on Aging, Rural Transit is for everyone. Rural Transit offers bus service in Lawrence, Monroe, Owen and Putnam counties, and anyone can ride regardless of age or disability. Children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Services offered include:

Scheduled Routes: We have routes operating throughout Monroe & Owen Counties. For detailed destination & departure locations/times, please refer to the schedules posted here on our web page.

Door-to-Door Transportation: Do you need to go shopping or perhaps make a trip to see your doctor? Rural Transit offers door-to-door transportation with ADA compliant wheelchair lifts available on request.

Group Transportation: Group transportation is available for shopping, field trips or your special event. Rates vary depending on duration and location. Please call our office to request a quote.

To make a reservation for door-to-door or group transportation, please call our office as far in advance as possible. Please keep in mind that availability is limited and we will do our best to accommodate all requests.


One-County: $1 each way
Two-County: $2 each way
Door-to-Door: $3 each way
Group: Call for quote

Area 10 Agency on Aging DBA Rural Transit hereby gives public notice of its policy to uphold and assure full compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987, and all related statutes. Title VI and related statutes prohibiting discrimination in federally assisted programs require that no person in the United States of America shall on the grounds of race, color, or national origin, sex, age, or disability be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving federal assistance.

Any person who believes they have been aggrieved by an unlawful discretionary practice regarding Area 10 or Rural Transit programs has the right to file a formal complaint. Any such complaint must be submitted to the Title VI Coordinator within sixty (60) days following the date of the alleged occurrence. To submit a complaint, please click here.