Where do you want to go today?

Whether it’s to work, school, the mall or the heart of downtown Erie, the “e” can take you there. Our region has a wide variety of exciting and diverse destinations for recreation, shopping, and fun. The “e” is also complemented by the Bayliner Trolley for downtown travel and the LIFT for those needing mobility assistance. Are you ready to ride?

News & Announcements

COVID-19 Suspended Routes

March 19th, 2020|

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the following routes will be suspended Friday, March 20, 2020 until further notice: Edinboro Express

EMTA Bus Cleaning Process

March 17th, 2020|

EMTA has increased our cleaning and disinfecting measures for the safety of our riders amidst the COVID-19 outbreak. Please see

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The region’s public transportation provider in Erie County, Pennsylvania.

Bus Routes and Service Information

Bus Routes

EMTA currently operates 28 fixed routes through Erie County including: Albion, Crannesville, Elk Creek, Erie, Fairview, Girard, Harborcreek, Lake City, Lawrence Park, McKean, Millcreek, North East, Summit, Union City, Waterford, Washington, and Wayne townships.

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Fixed-Route Service

Riding with EMTA has never been more convenient! Our fleet is now equipped with state of the art GPS transit tracking technology, linked through Transit & myStop. Transit & myStop allow you, the rider, to be in charge of your transit needs.


Paratransit Service

The LIFT Program is Erie County's safe, reliable, customer-friendly, shared-ride, advanced-request transportation system. It is for residents of Erie County who are unable to utilize bus service. The LIFT has several different programs to subsidize the cost of transportation.