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Go West Statistics
FY-2019 Ridership to Date  618,805
Since 2/22/99 27.628 million
Estimate for FY19 800,000
Change from FY18 to FY19 -29%
Change over 5 year Trend -47%
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 -2019 23,834
Total Ridership FY-2018 1,075,577
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August 2019:  

Having a Great Summer!

August 19 is Just around the corner!

Running "The NEW Municipal Routes"

Watch for Weather related delays and interruptions!  Twitter, Facebook, and the Go West App will keep you up to date.

2019-20 "Municipal Routes" Are:

15 Brown, East and West.
16 Maroon, East and West
18 North and 18 South
19 South and 19 Southwest

All Routes meet at the City Center at :10 and :40 of each hour.

At :10 of each hour, the buses leaving the City Center are:
15 Brown East -- Shopping.
16 Maroon West -- Campus.
18 North -- River Run, Pierce, Wheeler, Park Districts and Square.
19 South -- Hospital, High School, South Ward, Eisenhower and Square.

At :40 of each hour, the buses leaving the City Center are:
15 Brown West -- Campus
16 Maroon East -- Shopping
18 South -- Hospital, Jefferson House, South Side of Square.
19 Southwest -- Eisenhower, West Jackson, DMV, Bridgeway.

West is always Campus
East is always Shopping
South is always Hospital

New Routes are all online!

Go West data is now on Googlemaps.com!

Check out the Transit tab on Google Gaps and see how it will help plan your trip across town!  Play with the options:  Do you want to walk more then ride?  Or would you rather sit in a heated bus?  Google Maps now has our transit data and is willing to let you use it... Free!


Fare Information

All routes are fare-free. Go West is 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