The Town of Farmville, in conjunction with the Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation and Longwood University, provides a fixed-route transit service seven days a week. The Farmville Area Bus provides service utilizing two (2) in-town routes.
Regular fare for all lines, except PERT, is 25 cents; however, children under six and senior citizens (60 and over) ride free. Longwood University students ride for free by showing their student I.D. when boarding. Their fares are paid through student fees at the University.
The Blue Line remains within the Town limits and provides transportation to various businesses, senior citizen complexes and medical facilities. It operates Monday through Friday from 7:04 a.m. until 6:15 p.m., and on Saturday from 8:04 a.m. until 6:15 p.m.
The Express Line is a half hour shuttle from Longwood University to various business establishments throughout Town. It operates Monday through Thursday from 12:00 noon until 8:00 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 12:00 noon until 11:00 p.m., and on Sunday from 12:30 noon until 8:00 p.m.
ADA Paratransit Van Service - The Farmville Area Bus is proud to also offer ADA Paratransit Van Service. The Paratransit Service provides accessible public transportation throughout the Town and the Paratransit operators will provide door-to-door assistance for handicap individuals. For more information on this service, please call our office.
The Farmville Area Bus also operates the Prince Edward County Transit (PERT). PERT serves the Meherrin/Green Bay and Prospect/Pamplin areas on alternating weekdays. Fares for this line is $1.00 each way.
The Green Line operates in the Prospect/Pamplin Area on Monday and Thursday of each week.
The Orange Line operates in the Meherrin/Green Bay area on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday of each week.
The Farmville Area Bus is located at 502 Doswell Street. For information concerning the bus system or schedule, please call 434-392-RIDE (434-392-7433).
Non Discrimination Statement / Title VI Plan
Farmville Area Bus gives public notice of its policy to assure full compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and all related statutes. Title VI requires that no person in the United States of America shall, on the grounds of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity for which Farmville Area Bus receives Federal financial assistance.
Click here or contact the Farmville Area Bus to request a copy of the department's Title VI program.
Any person who believes that he or she has, individually, or as a member of any specific class of persons, been excluded from the participation in, been denied the benefits of, or been otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity for which Farmville Area Bus provides assistance, and believes the discrimination is based upon race, color, national origin, gender, age, economic status or limited English proficiency has the right to file a formal complaint.
If a complaint addresses a particular service provider, the complaint should be lodged with that provider. A complaint must be submitted within 180 days of the alleged discriminatory act. Complaints may also be filed with the US Federal Transit Administration. If a complaint addresses FAB, you may file the complaint thru email via the link below, by phone or in writing.