Lake Charles City Transit Service

Address

1155 Ryan Street
Lake Charles, LA 70615

(337) 491-1253

www.cityoflakecharles.com

Date of Official Change:

December 8, 2015

AKA:

City Transit Service

Description:

The Department of Public Works Transit Division provides local bus transit services for residents within the City of Lake Charles. There are currently five (5) fixed routes operating within the City. Bus service is provided Monday through Friday from 5:45 A.M. through 5:45 P.M. (except on City holidays). All routes depart the Transit Customer Service Center located at 1155 Ryan Street, every 45 minutes after the hour.

NOTE-The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Office of Community Services offers transit services to residents outside the city limits. The Calcasieu Parish Public Transit (CPPT) system is operated to the public on a response driven system. For current hours of operation you may call (337) 721-4020.

NOTE-Para Transit Service Available
The City of Lake Charles Para Transit Service offers a special mode of transportation to disabled people who have met Federal eligibility guidelines. The Transit System is equipped with vans with wheelchair access, and can transport passengers from origin to destination, such as hospital clinics, doctor's offices, medical centers, grocery stores, pharmacies and more.
The Para Transit's hours of operation are 5:45 A.M. to 5:45 P.M. Monday through Friday, except on City holidays. The fare is $1.00 per trip or $2.00 per round trip. Eligible passengers should call (337) 491-1267 one day in advance to schedule appointments.

Hours:

Monday-Friday 5:45am-5:45pm except for city holidays

Intake Process:

Stand at designated bus stop
No application process required for services

Program Fees:

Full Fare- $ 1.00
One way trip on any fixed route

Special Rates- Requires proper identification and must apply at the Transit office
* Seniors- $ 0.50 (Persons age 65 or older)
* Disabled Citizens-$ 0.25
* Student Rates- $ 0.50
* Authorized Persons of Medicare Services- $ 0.50

Children under 3 years-FREE
Transfers between routes-FREE

Languages:

English

Eligibility:

Stand at designated bus stop
No application process required for services

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

December 8, 2015

Volunteer Opportunities:

Agency does not utilize volunteers

Year Incorporated:

1967

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

1155 Ryan Street
Lake Charles, LA 70615

Contacts

Available Staff

Primary Contact

Lake Charles City Transit Service

www.cityoflakecharles.com

(337) 491-1253

Al Hoover

Manager

Lake Charles City Transit Service

al.hoover@cityoflc.us

Phone Numbers

Main Phone

(337) 491-1253

Fax

(337) 491-1335

Legal Status:

City/County(Parish)

Geography Served

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  • Louisiana
    • Calcasieu County
      • Lake Charles
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