General Contact

Platteville Public Transportation – Running, Inc. Taxi Service
1250 E. Business Hwy 151, Suite I
(608) 348-6767

Platteville Public Transportation – Bus Service
Information Line: (608) 348-9741 ext. 2238

Howard Crofoot
Director of Public Works
(608) 348-9741 ext. 2240


Public Works Director
(608) 348-9741 ext 2240

Administrative Assistant
(608) 348-9741 ext 2238

Platteville Public Transportation – Stratton Bus Service

Summer Bus Schedule
Effective May 18th – August 27th, 2015
10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Click for Summer Routes and Schedule

2015-2016 Bus Schedule
Effective August 28th, 2015 – May 13th, 2016 (except during academic breaks)
Monday – Thursday   7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday   7 a.m. – 3:30 a.m.
Saturday   2 p.m. – 3:30 a.m.
No Sunday Service
Click for 2015-2016 Routes and Schedule

Bus Fares:
• $1 per ride
• UW-P Students, no charge with Student ID
• Monthly pass $25/month or buy 2 months and get the 3rd month free

Monthly passes are available for purchase at:
• City Hall Finance Office
• Public Library
• UW-Platteville Student Center Information Desk
• Piggly Wiggly Customer Service Counter

If planning to ride, please stand next to the Bus Stop.  Busses will arrive within six minutes of scheduled arrival.

Bus Information: (608) 348-9741 ext 2238


Platteville Public Transportation – Running, Inc. Taxi Service

1250 E. Business Hwy 151, Suite I
(608) 348-6767
The service is open to ALL citizens.

Hours of Operation and Fares as of January 1, 2015:
• 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Monday – Wednesday
• 6:00 a.m. to 3:00 a.m. Thursday – Saturday
• 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday

Fares within City Limits:
• $2.75 for regular passengers
• $2.50 for seniors over the age of 65, handicapped persons and children of high school age or below.
• $1.00 for additional riders to same location within the City Limits.

Fares outside of the City Limits:
• $2.00 per mile above and beyond the appropriate base rate.
• Rides must either begin or end within the City Limits

**Fares for intermediate stops (ATM, etc.) will be $1.00 per stop.**

Platteville Transit System will not operate on the following holidays:
• New Year’s Day
• Memorial Day
• July 4th
• Labor Day
• Thanksgiving
• Christmas

The Platteville Transit System subsidizes the cab operator with Federal, State and City funding for about 75 – 80 percent of the expenses. Fares cover the remaining 20 – 25 percent. The Director of Public Works is the link between Running, Inc. and all government programs.

If you have a specific complaint regarding transit service or an exceptional experience, please fill out our Incident Report Form.


Platteville Public Transportation Bus Service Begins Today! | May 18, 2015
PLATTEVILLE, WI (May 18, 2015) – The Platteville Public Transportation Bus Service goes into effect May 18th, beginning with a summer schedule.  The Summer Bus Schedule will run from May 18th through August 27th, with hours of operation from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Monday through Friday.  Extended hours will begin in September.   The cost to ride the bus is $1.00 per ride, cash and exact change only.  UW-Platteville Students may ride with no charge by showing their student ID.  Monthly passes, which allow unlimited rides, are available for $25.00 per month, or buy two months and get the third…