The Jackson County Mass Transit District was established to provide general public transportation services. Visit the website at or find them on Facebook and Twitter @ridejcmtd.

Just call the Dispatch Center to schedule your ride.

  • Local number: 618-549-0304
  • Toll-free: 866-884-7433 (866-884-RIDE)

The fares for all rides are charged for each one-way trip. Exact change is required!

Children under the age of ten (10) must be accompanied by an adult rider.

Adult Fare (Ages 16-59) One-Way                                      $2.00

Student Fare (Must show student ID)  One-Way       $1.00

Child Fare (Ages 6-15) One-Way                                        $1.00

Child Fare (Under 6) One-Way                                            Free

Senior Fare (Ages 60+) One-Way                                       $1.00

Military/Veterans (Must present Military ID) One Way         $1.00

 Disabled                                                                          $1.00

Personal Attendant  Fare (One-Way)                         Free

*A person with a disability may designate a personal attendant.

Passes Available-Contact the Dispatch Center for more information

*All rides are subject to availability.

Freedom of Information Act Inquiries Information

Jackson County Mass Transit District

602 East College
Carbondale, IL 62901-3309
Telephone: 618-549-0304

  • FOIA Officer: Lisa Wallace