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The goal of the Sandusky Transit System (STS) is to provide safe public transportation service to all service area residents in a timely, courteous and cost-effective manner in order to contribute to their quality of life.

STS complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act and with all Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards and is funded by the FTA, ODOT and a combination of local sources.

Click here to view STS Title VI Notification of Rights
Click here to view STS Title VI Complaint Form

STS provides services every day except Sunday and the following holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. 


Fare Prices

Fixed Route
Visit for route and schedule information

For more information about STS, call 419.627.0740. Ohio Relay Service 1.800.750.0750.


The Sandusky Transit System (STS) Dial-A -Ride is a demand responsive, curb-to-curb, advance reservation, shared ride transportation service that is provided within Erie County. STS is open to the general public and vehicles are wheelchair accessible. There are no restrictions on the purpose or the number of trips which may be taken. Riders are required to share the vehicle with other riders who are traveling at the same time in the same direction.
The number of carry on items is limited to what the rider can comfortably carry.
STS vehicles are handicapped accessible and designed to accommodate wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, canes, service animals or other mobility aids. Lifts and tie-downs accommodate most commonly used wheelchair models. Please contact STS dispatch to see if your wheelchair can be transported safely.

One-Way Fare Information
$5.00 all of Erie County.
$3.00 to/from/within City of Vermilion and 10-mile radius of Vermilion.
Children 5 years & under ride free.
Reduced fare for Dial-A-Ride service is available for those 65+ or with a qualifying disability. 
STS Elderly or Disabled Application for Half Fare 
Exact fare is required. Drivers do not carry change.
To schedule a Dial-A-Ride or for more information regarding STS services, please call 419.627.0740 or Toll Free 1.855.612.5176

ADA Paratransit Service

If you have a disability that prevents you from using the STS fixed-route service, Paratransit service will travel up to 3/4 mile one-way distance from an STS line. Paratransit service is available to qualified individuals who fill out application and are accessed by STS staff and healthcare professionals.
Click here for the STS Paratransit Application and to view the policies & procedures for ADA Paratransit Service

For more information regarding STS services, please call 419.627.0740 or Toll Free 1.855.612.5176