MID-OHIO VALLEY
TRANSIT AUTHORITY
520 Juliana Street
Parkersburg, WV 26101

Phone: 304.422.4100

Welcome to Easy Rider!

Welcome to the Mid-Ohio Valley Transit Authority (MOVTA), home of the Easy Rider bus system. Within this website you will find bus schedules, maps and other information designed to help you make the most of the services that MOVTA has to offer.

If you have any questions about the Easy Rider Bus, please feel free to call us at (304) 422-4100 or email us at movta@easyriderbus.com. Thank you for choosing Easy Rider Bus.

 

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Holiday Hours   

The Easy Rider office will close Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 12:00 p.m.  However, the buses will be operating on their normal schedule on the 24th.  Evening commuter routes willl only be departing at 7:00 and 8:00 p.m.   There will be no 9:00 or 10:00 p.m. departures.

 

The office will be closed and the buses will not run on Thursday, December 25, 2014 in observance of Christmas Day.

 

The office will also be closed and the buses will not be running on January 1, 2015 in observance of New Year's Day.   


December Board Meeting

Due to the Holiday Season, the December monthly meeting of the MOVTA Board of Directors will be held Tuesday, December 30, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. in the MOVTA conference room.


Fare Increase

The Mid-Ohio Valley Transit Authority (MOVTA) Board of Directors at their September 23, 2014, monthly meeting approved the new fare increase as follows:

 

RATE OF FARE

NEW FARE
Full Base Fare
$0.75
Half Base Fare
$0.35
30 Day Full Fare Pass
$25.00
30 Day Half Fare Pass
$15.00
Day Pass
$1.75
Easy Lift Base Fare
$0.35

The new fare increase will go into effect on November 1, 2014.


Notice of New Bus Commuter Routes - Revised 10/16/14

The Mid-Ohio Valley Transit Authority (MOVTA) Board of Directors at their September 23, 2014, monthly meeting approved the new bus commuter routes effective November 1, 2014.  Please click on the link below to review the new commuter routes.

 

EVENING COMMUTER ROUTES


Broad Street Route Change

 Effective October 13, 2014, the Broad Street bus will continue on Lynn Street to 17th Street.  It will turn left onto 17th and follow that to St. Mary's Avenue.  It will turn right on St. Mary's and continue with its regular route.   


Jefferson Route Change - Inbound Only

Effective immediately once the inbound Jefferson bus turns right off of 36th Street onto Roseland Avenue it will not be permitted to pick up any passengers until it reaches the top of the hill (across from the entrance to Worthington Elementary).  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


News

DUE TO SOFTWARE AND HARDWARE ISSUES, EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2013 YOU WILL BE UNABLE TO FIND OUT THE ARRIVAL TIME OF THE NEXT BUS BY USING THE TEXTING OR VOICEMAIL OPTION OR OUR WEBSITE. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE.                                                 

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Our Mission

Since 1976, we have been providing public transportation services to the residents of Parkersburg and Vienna. Today with a fleet of twenty buses, eight dedicated routes, paratransit and shuttle services, it continues to be our mission to provide safe, clean, dependable and affordable public transportation to our residents and visitors.