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Fort Smith Transit

Fort Smith Transit Transfer Station

"It is the mission of the employees of the Fort Smith Transit Department to provide safe, efficient, affordable, prompt, friendly, professional and clean public transportation to improve the quality of life for the citizens of Fort Smith, Arkansas."

Fort Smith Transit began operations in June of 1996 providing safe and dependable transportation to the people of Fort Smith. The system isowned and operated by the City of Fort Smith.

There are four fixed routes, three demand response/paratransit buses and a free downtown shuttle service, all within the city limits of Fort Smith. Night time demand response service was added in 2004 to extend transit operating hours to 10:30 p.m., primarily to meet the needs of individuals accessing jobs.

The immediate goals of Fort Smith Transit are the acquisition and construction of a new intermodal/terminal as well as to complete the placement of shelters at various location along the four fixed routes.

Contact Information
Fort Smith Transit
6821 Jenny Lind
P. O. Box 1908
Fort Smith, AR  72902
(p)  479.783.6464
(f)  479.494.7347
transit@fortsmithar.gov
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday, 5:30 AM - 7 PM, Night Service 7 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday, 8 AM - 7 PM
Base Fare
Fixed Route - $1.00
Demand Response - $2.00