ATS - Alternative Transportation System

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Curb-to-curb community service for individuals certified as American Disabilities Act (ADA) eligible and service for those age 60 and older in some areas.

  • Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. or by appointment
  • Pre-registration Required
    • LINC: 618-235-9988 (ADA Only)
    • ATS: 618-239-0749, ext. 732, from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Reservations must be made one day to five days in advance, during ATS normal business hours. Call 618-239-0749 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.-7 days a week
  • Cost per ride:
    • Cash: $4 per trip (exact change required)
    • 10-trip coupon booklet for $28 (exact change or check required)
  • Ticket purchase location:
    • ATS office located in Suite C at the Belleville MetroLink Station Plaza, 718 Scheel Street, Belleville, IL
  • All riders must have a picture I.D. with them
  • Guests (maximum of 2 per trip) allowed at cash fare rate
  • Personal Care Attendants (PCA) ride free for qualified ADA customers
  • Reservation/Information/Cancellation number: 618-239-0749
  • Email available (must receive request 48 hours in advance)
  • ATS Customer Service: atscustomerservice@swic.edu
  • ATS Reservations: atsreservations@swic.edu
  • ATS Cancellations: atscancellation@swic.edu
  • Area served is subject to change without notice

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Service is available in the following areas

Townships: Belleville, Canteen, Caseyville, Centreville, East St. Louis, Engelmann, Lebanon, Mascoutah, O'Fallon, St. Clair, Shiloh Valley, Smithton, Stites and Stookey

Municipalities: Lebanon, Mascoutah and Smithton (limited hours of service)

  • Service within 3/4 mile of Metrobus line/MetroLink
  • Operates on same schedule as Metrobuses and MetroLink
  • Transfer service available to Call-A-Ride in St. Louis, Mo., and ACT in Madison County, Ill.
  • Service anywhere within service area for any reason

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Service is available in the following areas

Townships: Belleville, St. Clair and Stookey

Municipalities: Belleville, Shiloh and Swansea. Areas served subject to change without notice.

  • Must be 60 or older
  • Service anywhere within service area for any reason
  • Service available Monday-Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.