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Go West Statistics
FY-2017 Ridership to Date 459,426
Since 2/22/99 25.040 million
Estimate for FY16 1.5 million
Change from FY16 to FY17 -12%
Change over 5 year Trend -23%
ALL-TIME weekly record 71,156 (Oct 24 - 30, 2011)
ALL-TIME daily record 15,885 (Oct 29, 2011)
Weekly ridership 1999-2000 19,876
Weekly "in session" ridership FY -2015 54,490
Total Ridership FY-2016 1,550,624
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Holidays are amongst us!

All Routes Running "In Session" Routes

This includes:

"In Session" Routes:  Routes 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18 & 19

If you are looking for Brown 5 during the day:  Use 11 City Purple:, or 16 Northwest City Gold , or 13 Silver West  to get the the City Center, then switch over to 15 East  to go shopping.  Brown 5 will start at its normal Friday Times.

Sunday December 11th through Wednesday Dec 14th:

Maroon 6 extends service until 3:00 A.M. for all you late night study crammers.

Wednesday Dec 14th, and Thursday Dec 15th:

Amtrak 10 will be running its PM Departure Schedule.

Friday, December 16th:  --Have a great Break!

Routes 1-7 Close at 5:00 PM:  Happy Holidays!.

Amtrak 10 PM Departure Runs will have extensive service.  All campus buses leaving route at 5 PM will run to the City center before pulling off line.


Saturday, December 17th Through Saturday January 14th:

Except December 26th and January 2nd, Go West will be running on "Municipal Break Routes" Schedule.  This includes:

the 10/40 Campus/City Routes:  14 North 15 East, 24 North, and 26 Northwest.

as well as the 25/55 City Routes:  12 South 17 Northeast 18 Southeast, and   19 Southwest.

Monday, December 26 and Monday January 2nd:

There is no service. (Observing Christmas)

Sunday, January 15: -- Welcome Back!

Go West Resumes our "In Session" Route Schedule.


Fare Information

All routes are fare-free. Go West is now the only unlimited access bus system in the state of Illinois!

Lost and Found:

Office Hours are 9 AM to 4 PM Monday - Friday, at 701 East Pierce.  Please call with a description of your lost item and what route it might have been lost.  (309) 575-3333

Contact Info

Go West Transit

701 E Pierce
Email: GoWest@wiu.edu
Phone: (309) 575-3333
Fax: (309) 575-3014