Service Area, Schedule & Fares

Service Area & Schedule

Richland County Transportation Service serves the five mile radius surrounding all four of Richland County's major cities/towns. See below for information on when the bus is able to serve you.

  • Sidney: Monday through Friday
    7:00 am to 6:00 pm
  • Savage: Tuesday 
    Pickup time 10:00 am

    Return time 2:00 pm 
  • Lambert: Friday
    Pickup time 10:30 am
    Return time 2:00 pm
  • Fairview: Thursday
    Pickup time 10:30 am
    Return time 2:00 pm

RCTS is closed on ALL Federally observed holidays. In addition, service may be cancelled or suspended at our discretion due to weather related events. Please subscribe to our calendar to be kept up to date on all service changes and upcoming events.

Bus Fares 

(published 6/24/2013)

Save Money By Planning Ahead!  In public transit, our goal is to safely deliver as many people to their destinations as possible. The earlier we know what rides will be needed, the more effectively we can route our buses to achieve that goal. When we are running more efficiently we have lower costs; and that savings is passed on to you!!

Advance reservations (made by 4 pm the previous business day)$1.00 per stop
On-demand reservations (made the same day as requested service)$5.00 per stop
Fairview/Savage*$5.00 round trip
Lambert*$6.00 round trip

*Reservations for Fairview, Savage and Lambert MUST be made at least 24 hours in advance. Same day service is not available.