Transit changes approved by City Council

The City Council approved the Iowa City Area Transit Study Plan and recommended changes within on June 1, 2021. Changes to fare and transfer policies will be effective July 6, 2021.  The changes to the routes, stops, and bus schedule will be effective on 8/2. Read the full presentation to City Council here. 

 For more information, visit our webpage dedicated to the changes

A few documents to summarize the proposed changes include:

Bus schedules 

Browse the bus schedules available on weekdays, evenings and Saturdays at our bus schedules webpage

Bus schedules for the new routes effective on 8/2/2021, will be posted here in late June/early July. 

Submit your questions or comments about the changes

Contact, or call 319-356-5151 with any questions or comments about the changes. 

Bus routes and information 

View a digital display of routes for Iowa City, Coralville and University of Iowa transit services.  

Trip Planning 

The logo for the Transit app.

Iowa City Transit is on the Transit App, and serves as the best, up-to-date platform for finding your way around the area using our transit system. Please download the Transit app on your smartphone.

Iowa City Transit is on Google Maps. Visit or download the Google Maps app for your device. Click the bus icon, enter your destination, and choose the transit trip that works best for you. Browse our Google Maps Guide for more detailed instructions. 

Bus schedules 

Browse the bus schedules available on weekdays, evenings and Saturdays. 

Fares and passes 

Learn about the pricing and different bus pass offerings from Iowa City transit. 

Court Street Transportation Center 

Learn about the amenities and services available at the Court Street Transportation Center. 

General information for riders 

Browse this section to learn about rider procedures, safety tips and holiday service schedules. 

Report a transit concern 

Let staff know about a problem, issue or concern with City of Iowa City bus services. For SEATS specific concerns contact Johnson County. 

Civil Rights

The City of lowa City (lowa City Transit) operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with lowa City Transit. The Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987 amended Title VI to specify that entire institutions receiving Federal funds, whether schools, colleges, government entities, or private employers must comply with Federal civil rights laws, rather than just the particular programs or activities that receive federal funds.

If you feel you are being denied participation and/or benefits in this program, or otherwise being discriminated against because of your race, color, or national origin, or would like more information on lowa City Transits civil rights program and the procedures to file a complaint you may contact:

City of lowa City
Civil Rights Office
410 East Washington Street
lowa City, lowa 52240

lowa Department of Transportation
Office of Employee Services — Civil Rights
800 Lincoln Way, Ames, lowa 50010
lowa DOT: 800-262-0003
Civil Rights Commission: 800-457-4416

A complainant may file a complaint directly with the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) by filing a complaint with the Office of Civil Rights, Attention: Title VI Program Coordinator, East Building, 5'° Floor-TCR, 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE, Washington, DC 20590.

You should contact the above individuals as soon as possible, but no later than 180 days after the alleged discrimination occurred, or if there has been continuing course of conduct, no later than 180 days after the alleged discrimination was discontinued. 

This notice will be available on the lowa City Transit website, on lowa City Transit buses, and at the lowa City City Hall. 31 Esta notificacién estaré disponible en el sitio web lowa City Transit, en lowa City autobuses de transito, y en las instalaciones de Transito lowa City. If information is needed in another language, contact 319-356-5022.

Title VI LEP Plan

Notice of Title VI Provisions

Title VI Complaint Form

Title VI Complaint Form - Chinese

Title VI Complaint Form - Spanish

Title VI Notification of Rights


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