Battle Creek Transit is responsible for providing public transit services to Battle Creek area residents. Regular route bus service is provided throughout the City of Battle Creek, with limited stops in the City of Springfield, and the townships of Bedford, Emmett, and Pennfield on weekdays from 5:15 a.m. - 6:45 p.m. and on Saturdays from 9:15 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.

There are approximately 635 BCT bus stop signs throughout the area. For safety and traffic reasons, the bus will only stop at a bus stop sign. Shelters are located at many major bus stops to provide a comfortable place to wait. No service is provided on Sunday.

Route, schedule, and fare information is available on this website or by calling (269) 966-3474 (Voice/TDD). Please be ready with the following information:

  • Where you want to begin your trip.
  • Where you want to go.
  • What time you want to arrive.
  • Tell the operator if you plan to ride on a weekday or Saturday, as schedules vary.

Services for Customers with Disabilities:

All BCT bus routes offer wheelchair lift-equipped service. Several seats in the front of route buses are marked as priority for senior citizens and persons with disabilities. Call (269) 966-3474 (Voice/TDD) for more information.

Battle Creek Transit also provides door-to-door services for senior citizens and persons with disabilities, as well as for workers going to their jobs. Known as "Tele-Transit," this service operates on weekdays from 5:15 a.m. - 12 a.m., and on Saturdays from 9:15 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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