Join Mountain Lynx Transit and the Commonwealth this September during Try Transit Week, September 18-22. Don't forget to mark your calendars to ride for FREE all day on Try Transit Thursday, September 21.
Linking people with life...
MOUNTAIN LYNX TRANSIT
(FORMERLY DISTRICT THREE PUBLIC TRANSIT)
Serving Abingdon, Galax, Marion, Wytheville, Bland, Carroll, Grayson, Smyth, Washington, and Wythe
What We Do
Mountain Lynx Transit provides bus transit services in Abingdon, Galax, Marion, and Wytheville and the counties of Bland, Carroll, Grayson, Smyth, Washington, and Wythe. We link people with life while providing the benefits of public transportation - reducing air pollution and easing traffic congestion - making Southwestern Virginia a better place to live. Click on the area below to see its routes and schedules. Click here for public transit service in Bristol.
Catch the Lynx September 18-22 during Try Transit Week to support public transit throughout the Commonwealth. Try Transit Week provides a great opportunity to learn about public transportation opportunities near you and experience transit with your communities. Don't forget to mark your calendars for our Try Transit Thursday, September 21, and ride through your local towns, cities, and counties for FREE all day! Come on out and catch the Lynx!
Attention AT Hikers! The Marion Summer Lake Loop with service to Mt. Rogers Visitors Center will be ending August 9, 2017. Services are still available via the Mt. Rogers Loop and Atkins Loop by demand response, Monday-Friday. See Town of Marion for schedules.
Attention riders whose destination is Feeding America in Abingdon! Effective Tuesday May 17, 2016, Mountain Lynx Transit will be providing shuttle bus service from Food City to Feeding America in Abingdon every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 10:00 am. Reservations are not required but are recommended. To make a reservation please call 276.676.0700. Click here for more information on Feeding America.
Anyone can ride! All fares are 50¢ each way and transfers are free!
Rules To Ride
The use of safety belts is required.
Mobility devices must be secured.
Respect other riders by maintaining good personal hygiene practices and refrain from using heavy perfumes.
Service animals are welcome as are pets in carriers.
Exact change or a pass must be presented at time of boarding.
Passengers must provide approved child safety seats for children three (3) and younger.
Hazardous materials are prohibited, e.g. car batteries, flammables.
Respect others by using headphones and setting volume for your ears only.
Aisles and emergency exits must be kept clear of personal belongings.
Disorderly and disruptive behaviors, both verbal and physical, will not be tolerated.
No smoking, eating, or drinking.
There Will Be No Bus Service
May 29, 2017 for Memorial Day
July 4, 2017 for Independence Day
September 4, 2017 for Labor Day
October 9, 2017 for Columbus Day
November 11, 2017 for Veterans Day
November 23-24, 2017 in observance of Thanksgiving
December 25, 2017 for Christmas
Public Transit Offices
Town of Abingdon - 4453 Lee Highway, Marion, VA 24354 - 276.676.0700
City of Galax - 111 West Center Street, Galax, VA 24333 - 276.236.3055, 866.238.4293 (toll free)
Town of Marion - 4453 Lee Highway, Marion, VA 24354 - 276.782.9300
Town of Wytheville - 4453 Lee Highway, Marion, VA 24354 - 276.228.RIDE
Bland County - 4453 Lee Highway, Marion, VA 24354 - 276.228.RIDE
Carroll County - 111 West Center Street, Galax, VA 24333 - 276.236.3055, 866.238.4293 (toll free)
Grayson County - 111 West Center Street, Galax, VA 24333 - 276.236.3055, 866.238.4293 (toll free)
Smyth County - 4453 Lee Highway, Marion, VA 24354 - 276.782.9300
Washington County - 4453 Lee Highway, Marion, VA 24354 - 276.676.0700
Wythe County - 4453 Lee Highway, Marion, VA 24354 - 276.228.RIDE
Senior Services Offices
Main Office - 4453 Lee Highway, Marion, VA 24354 - 276.783.8157, 800.541.0933 (toll free), 276.783.3003 (fax)
City of Galax - 104 Rex Lane, Galax, VA 24333 - 276.236.5228
Home Delivered Meals
Farmers Market Fresh for Seniors Program
Virginia Insurance Counseling & Assistance Program (VICAP)
Public Guardianship Program
Chore & Residential Repair Services
Volunteers in Motion Program