Public Transportation

The SC Public Transportation is operated by the City of Smith Center, serving residents and guests to our community as well as county wide, Monday through Friday from 8am to 4pm.  This service is funded in part by the KDOT and FTA. 

To schedule a ride:  City Van-785-620-7526; County Van-785-282-4248

Questions? Call 785-282-3812

Are you needing to run some errands?  The transportation vans are available to take you to the grocery store, post office, library, dining establishments, retail stores, school, medical appointments, visit a family member or friend....the destinations are almost endless, including anywhere within Smith County!

Cost:  City Van: $1 per one-way ride OR Discount Tickets can be purchased saving you $0.25 per ride; County Van:  $2.50 per one-way ride OR Discount Tickets can be purchased saving you $0.50 per ride.  Tickets may be purchased from the driver or at the City Office and are available in increments of 10, 20, 30, and 40 rides.

Public Transportation services are available to all.  No preference is given to riders based on income, age or disability.  Riders are served first come, first served.  Our vans are also wheelchair accessible.

The SC Public Transportation program will be expanding yet again, with a third van to offer transportation outside of Smith County.  This additional service will be available very soon. 

SC Public Transportation is thrilled to complete this expansion to better serve individuals and businesses in our area. 

Employment Opportunity:  Applications are being accepted for part-time drivers for the SC Public Transportation Van.  Flexible schedule, working as little as a few days a month or around your schedule, up to 2-3 days a week, plus training.  Questions?  Contact Jill at the City of Smith Center, 119 W Court, Smith Center KS  66967  Phone:  282-3812  Email: