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Transit

Services

Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation General Public Transportation provides transportation service to all residents of the Reservation, Jackson County, and Shawnee County with three (3) or more wheeled devices accessible lift mini vans, which provides specialized transportation and one back up twelve (12) passenger bus.

Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation General Public Transportation transports the public for medical, nutrition, recreation and employment-related activities. The vehicles are each equipped with cellular telephones for dispatching as well as providing emergency communication in inclement weather or where the need arises. 

Mission

Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation General Public Transportation strives to encourage the improvement, efficiency, and use of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Public Transportation system within the Reservation, Jackson County, and Shawnee County  in order to enhance access of employment, health care, recreation and public services for the general public.

Public Rights Title VI Policy, click here.

Office Hours and Contact

8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday 
*Excluding Holidays, Tribal Government closure or inclement weather

The Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation General Public Transportation will take last scheduled ride from: 

- Mayetta to Horton or Horton to Mayetta at 2:30 PM to a single destination, 
  Monday & Friday ONLY.
 
- Mayetta to Lawrence or Lawrence to Mayetta  2:30pm to a single destination,
  Monday & Friday ONLY.

- Topeka to Holton or Holton to Topeka at 3:00 PM to a single destination. 

- Mayetta to Holton or Mayetta to Topeka at 3:30 PM to a single destination. 

- Local ride will be at 4:00 PM.

Telephone: 785-966-2995
Toll free: 866-727-8181

Public Transportation Costs

Ages 5 and under free; Ages 6 and up will be charged. Ticket Books are available.

Local Rides - $1.50 each way
$0.75 each way for 60 and over

Outside Local Area - $2.00 each way
$1.00 each way for 60 and over

Holton to Topeka/Topeka to Holton -  $4.00 each way
$2.00 each way for 60 and over

Mayetta to Horton/Horton to Mayetta- $4.00 each way 
$2.00 each way for 60 and over 
Monday and Friday only

Mayetta to Lawrence/Lawrence to Mayetta - $7.00 each way 
$3.50 each way for 60 and over Monday and Friday only

Scheduling

Transportation is scheduled on a first come, first serve basis. Advance notice of 24 - 48 hours is preferred. Same day requests may be accommodated depending on availability.

Policy

It is the policy of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation General Public Transportation to provide the most effective, efficient, safest and uninterrupted transportation service to all the residents of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation Reservation, Jackson County, and Shawnee County. 

For complete General Public Transportation policies click here.


2016 RATE CHANGE NOTIFICATION 

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