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City of La Crosse Municipal Transit Utility (MTU)

MTU is a safe, convenient and economical transportation alternative. The bus service covers almost the entire city of La Crosse. Buses also travel to French Island and La Crescent where they will also deviate from their route upon request. A new Onalaska route has recently started. The MTU allows you and your family members to get to work, doctor'sappointments, recreational activities, school and shopping. Parents can rest from many of their chauffeuring responsibilities. Our service is a reliable transportation alternative…even during the winter weather. All of our buses are wheelchair accessible for the convenience of the disabled.

Hours of Operation: 7 days a week with times available dependent on the route.
  • Adults (age 18-64) - $1.25
  • Youth (age 4-17) - $1.00
  • Children (age 3 and under) – Free
  • Seniors (age 65 and up) - $.60
Monthly Passes:

Monthly Passes: Valid for unlimited trips for the month shown on the pass.

  • Adult (ages 18 and up)                       $30.00
  • Youth (ages 4-17) –
              Monthly                                 $18.00
              Max (semester)                       $40.00
              Freedom (June, July, & August….$25.00
  • Seniors (65+) and Disabled Persons….....$20.00

One token is valid for one adult or one youth cash fare.

  • Adult tokens…………........10 for $12.00
  • Youth tokens………..…… 10 for $9.50
Specials: Free Fare on Mondays. Ride free on the first Monday of every month, excluding holidays.
College Students: UW-L, WTC, and Viterbo Students ride for fee with a valid student ID. Your ID will serve as a pre-paid bus pass. Your current student ID entitles you to unlimited rides throughout the year. A free Safe Ride bus operates between downtown and campus on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night during fall and spring semesters until 3:00 am.
Route Information: MTU Website

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Municipal Transit Utility
2000 Marco Drive
La Crosse, WI  54601

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