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Fort Gordon_2019 Getting to & Around Public Transportation

Augusta Public Transit
1535 Fenwick St.
Augusta, GA 30904 706-821-1721

The Augusta Public Transit system provides extensive public transportation services throughout Augusta-Richmond County. These include nine bus routes, access to Americans with Disabilities Act service (paratransit) and the Richmond Rural Transit service. APT employees travel over 2,313 miles each weekday to provide safe, courteous, reliable and efficient transit service to more than 3,000 daily customers. Seniors, students, disabled patrons and nonprofit organizations are eligible for discounted fares.

For more information on fares and the system’s Monday through Saturday service area, visit APT’s website.

Richmond County Transit
1535 Fenwick St.
Augusta, GA 30904 706-821-1721

The Richmond County Transit fleet consists of one 17-passenger van (which is wheelchair-accessible), three 14-passenger vans and one 11-passenger van with lift (wheelchair-accessible). Unlike traditional public transportation, the service is a door-to-destination operation. Reservations must be scheduled by calling 706-821-1497 before 2 p.m. the day prior to appointment date. Appointments may be called-in up to a week in advance. Vans are in service Monday through Friday.

For more information on fees and scheduling, visit the Richmond County Transit’s web page.

Columbia County Transit
650-B Ronald Reagan Drive
Evans, GA 30809 706-556-0807

Columbia County Transit provides safe, clean affordable transportation within Columbia and Augusta-Richmond counties, Monday through Friday, with the earliest drop off time at 10 a.m. and the latest pick-up time at 3:30 p.m. Unlike traditional public transportation, this is a curb-to-curb service. Appointments must be booked a minimum of one business day in advance (Friday for the following Monday).

For more information on fares, regulations and scheduling, visit the Columbia County Transit’s web page.

McDuffie County Rural Transportation
180 Sweetwater Park Drive
Thomson, GA 30824 706-595-6683

The McDuffie County Rural Transportation System operates five vehicles, three with wheelchair lifts, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Unlike traditional public transportation, the system serves all McDuffie County residents for local appointments Monday through Friday. To arrange for transportation, contact the office at least 24 hours in advance of your appointment.

For more information on fares, regulations and scheduling, visit the Thomson-McDuffie web page.

Groome Transportation

Groome Transportation provides shuttle service in multiple locations in Georgia, including Augusta and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. For more information on pickup and departure locations, fares and online ticketing, visit the website.

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