Sumter County Transit

Hours of Operation

8:00AM - 5:00PM
8:00AM - 5:00PM
8:00AM - 5:00PM
8:00AM - 5:00PM
8:00AM - 5:00PM

Dispatch Hours:


Advance Notice:

2 days preferred; reservations must be made by 1:00 PM the day before the trip.

Service Area

Alachua, Gainesville, Lake, Sumter, Leesburg, The Villages (part), Bushnell, Center Hill, Coleman, Lake Panasoffkee, Oxford, Ridge Manor Estates, Sumterville, The Villages, Webster and Wildwood

Eligible Riders

Cancer Patient, Disabled, Elderly, General Public, Transportation Disadvantaged, Veterans, Indigent, Medicaid Eligible

Need Types Serviced

Medical, Employment, Education, Nourishment, Shopping, Recreation, Errands

Vehicle Types

Ambulatory Van, Mini-Bus, Wheelchair Van

Cost (approximate)

Service available within Sumter County for $1.50 one way;
Shuttle Routes, $.50 one way;
To Leesburg, $2.00 one way, used for medical appointments only;
To Gainesville, $8 one way, used for medical appointments only.

(pricing subject to change)

Other Comments/Information

Door-to-door (pick up and drop off at the door) service anywhere in Sumter County. Medical trips extended to Leesburg and The Villages. Trips to the VA and Shands Hospitals on Monday Wednesday and Fridays. All vehicles are wheelchair accessible. Call to apply for this service. Must register for transportation disadvantaged services. Used by those who have no other means of transportation and may be disabled.
Shuttle services available throughout the county. Visit our website for schedules.