The Butler County Transit Program through the Butler County Department on Aging is a general public transportation program that offers a variety of routes throughout the county to help meet your travel needs. Vehicles offer curb-to-curb service, Monday through Friday. Service is available to anyone of any age. However, children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult, and children under 8 years old or under 80 pounds must be secured in a child safety seat.
All general public transportation vehicles are handicapped accessible. Butler County Transit does not furnish wheelchairs.
Augusta & El Dorado Routes
Our general public transportation vehicles are in each town Monday through Friday. In both towns, the routes begin at 8:30 am and end at 4:00 pm. Popular destinations are medical appointments, beauty salons, grocery stores, and apartment complexes. People can ride from Augusta to El Dorado in the morning and/or ride from El Dorado to Augusta in the late afternoon.
This route is constantly growing. Currently the general public transportation rides are available by reservation Monday through Friday from 8:30 am until 12:00 noon.
A general public transportation vehicle travels a route into Wichita every Wednesday and Thursday. The van arrives in Wichita at 10:30 am and leaves at 2:00 pm. Riders can be taken to destinations as far west as Broadway.
- Inside City Limits: $0.50 per stop
- Town to Town inside Butler County: $2 each way
- Into Wichita: $4 each way
- Purchase In-Town Ticket Books: $10 buys 25 rides (get 5 free rides)
- Purchase Wichita trip Ticket Books: $20 buys 3 round trips (save $4)
How to Reserve / Schedule a Ride
It is best to call and schedule a ride 24 hours in advance of needing the ride. Reservations made after 4:00 pm for the next day may not be accepted. To schedule your ride call (316) 775-0500 or 1-800-279-3655.