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.




This will allow you to see events, route notices, detours, delays and other news concerning our bus system



Invitation to Bid

Notice is hereby given that the Mid-Ohio Valley Transit Authority will hold a Bid Opening on January 12, 2017 at 1:30pm, for New Steer Tires and Re-Caps with services as needed in accordance with the applicable specifications at the following location:

Mid-Ohio Valley Transit Authority

Conference Room

520 Juliana Street

Parkersburg, WV 26101

Any name appearing on the Comptroller General’s list of ineligible contractors for federally financed and assisted work is not eligible to bid on this project. In addition thereto, a bid based upon the furnishing of equipment or components thereof manufactured by such an ineligible contractor, will be ineligible for consideration.

The Bidder will be required to comply with all applicable Federal, State, Local Laws, Codes and Regulations.

Mid-Ohio Valley Transit Authority reserves the right to accept any bid or any part or parts thereof, or to reject any or all bids.

All bids must be securely sealed in a suitable envelope and marked on the outside as follows:

Mid-Ohio Valley Transit Authority

IFB# 17-240

Bid Opening Date: January 12, 2017

Bid Opening Time: 1:30pm

To obtain a copy of the bid and bid specifications, prospective bidders may call or pick up a copy at the main office of Mid-Ohio Valley Transit Authority.









MOVTA is proud to inform the general public of our new Next Bus Prediction Arrival System. To view and see where our buses are, and when they will arrive near you, visit movta.mytransitride.com on your smartphone, PC or tablet and follow the information below:


My Transit Ride will keep you informed of:


  • Up to date bus movement and route times.
  • Schedule changes and other adjustments.
  • Tips on how to use this website.

To obtain bus arrival times, please follow one of the instructions below:

To search a stop for its arrival predictions, use 'Enter stop or address' textbox, you can enter a stop code or a partial stop name. You can also enter an address in your city, choose the result that best match your address, we will display bus stops near you.

To search a route, use 'Enter route' textbox, you can enter a route code or a partial route name.

To see predictions, please click the stop (solid circle) on the map to slide up the prediction window.

When you see routes and stops are listed, you can add to favorite by the 'red heart' button, then you can access them through the menu.

If you want to navigate to your current location by My-Location button on the bottom of map, please allow 'Access to your Geolocation' when you see prompt.











DBE Goals and DBE Program Plan

DBE Goals - Plan





holiday hours
Easy Rider buses do not operate and the office is closed:
  • New Year's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • July 4th
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas
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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.