Radford Transit has some vehicles that have a door at the front of the vehicle and a door at the rear of the vehicle. When traveling on these vehicles please board the bus at the front door and exit at the rear door. Keeping the flow passengers moving consistently helps everyone get to their destination … Continue reading Board at the Front of the Bus & Exit at the Rear
Pets are not allowed on Radford Transit vehicles. This helps us keep our vehicles clean, tidy, and comfortable for all riders. We do allow service animals on board our vehicles. Please note that any service animal that displays aggressive or disruptive behavior may be removed from the vehicle or denied access.
While we recognize that it is easy to get in a rush, extending courtesy to your fellow passengers makes riding the bus more pleasant for everyone. Please allow other passengers to exit before attempting to board the bus. Observing this courtesy will help everyone get where they are going as quickly and safely as possible.
Please do not step out in front of any bus in an attempt to flag it down. Radford Transit only stops at designated bus stops. Stepping out in front of a moving bus in an attempt to flag it down creates a safety risk for pedestrians, passengers, and other vehicles on the road. Do the … Continue reading Please Do Not Attempt to Flag Down The Bus
The American Public Transportation Association indicates that regular commuters may be able to save as much as $9,635 by using public transportation instead of owning and driving their own car. Consider this, Radford Transit offers an unlimited ride monthly pass for $20. If you bought a pass for every month of the year and that was all the … Continue reading Save Money…Take the Bus
Although Virginia law requires traffic to stop for public school buses, traffic does not stop for public transit vehicles. Traffic that may come around the bus while it is stopped cannot see pedestrians who cross in front of the bus. Pedestrians who cross in front of the bus can not see oncoming traffic. This creates … Continue reading When Disembarking Do Not Cross in Front of the Bus
Starting on Monday, January 19th 2015 routes 20 and 40 will be rerouted to serve the bus stops on the campus side of Main Street, Jefferson Street, and Tyler Avenue.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Josh Baker, General Manager of Radford Transit, was honored by the White House for his leadership in the development of the Radford Transit system during a ceremony held on Tuesday, May 13 to recognize Champions of Change for Transportation. No public transit had been available in Radford for over 30 years, a deficit … Continue reading Josh Baker Honored by the White House as Transportation “Champion of Change”
A blast from the past is coming to Radford on Saturday, April 5th, 2014 in the form of a steam locomotive. These mighty engines were once the standard for hauling cargo and passengers through the mountains and across the plains. Come out and witness one of these relics from the early days of mass transit. … Continue reading Radford Virginia Train Day Saturday April 5th, 2014
Saturday, May 3rd New River Valley Community Services Hosted by: Sponsored by: About the Competition Join transit professionals from throughout Virginia to showcase your driving skills and knowledge of the “Rules of the Road!” The 2014 Virginia State Paratransit Roadeo will take place at the headquarters of New River … Continue reading 2014 Virginia State Paratransit Roadeo