Fares are due to the driver upon boarding. Drivers do NOT make change.
For your convenience, punch cards are available to purchase through main dispatch.
Debit/credit card purchases can be made through our Accounting Department by calling (815) 875-4548 Ext. 223.
For our riders with Medicaid, your medical trips may be reimbursed. For more details, ask main dispatch.
Children under 12, accompanied by an adult, ride free.
Personal caregivers ride free.
A donation is suggested for riders 60 and older based on the standard fares.
One-Way Fare Prices
Ottawa and Peoria
In town $2.50
In service area $4.00
Spring Valley to LaSalle/Peru/Oglesby $4.00
Bureau/Putnam Co. to other
Trips to Ottawa (3rd Monday only) and Peoria (1st and 3rd Thursdays) will be $20.00 round trip.
A rider's appointment must be scheduled between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. to be eligible for service.
The student rate for trips to Illinois Valley Community College (IVCC) is $4.00 one way.
A bus will be at IVCC at 8:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 4:30 p.m.
Drop-offs are located in the circle.
Pick-ups are in Lot 1.
Perry Memorial Hospital Pick-Ups
A vehicle will be at Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton at 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., and 3:30 p.m.
The bus will provide pick-ups at both the registration side of the building (west side) and the doctor's office side (north side).
Please call in advance to notify dispatch if you need to use BPART.