Rides for all People of all Ages
50 cents or Ride
Main St. & Heron Cove Way
Wal-Mart Shopping Center
Dollar Tree Shopping Center
Library/Post office Shopping Center
Riverside Walter Reed Hospital
Food Lion Shopping Center
Main St. and Martin St.
West Point Destinations
50 cents or Ride
Winters Point Apartments
King William Village Apts. &
New Delaware Townhouses
Rite Aid and Hardees
McDonald's & WP Pharmacy
7th and Main Street
4th and Main Street
Corner of 10th. St. and Church
50 cents or Ride
Essex Co. School Board Office
Essex Trailer Park
Fox Chase Apartments
Derbyshire & Tanyard Apts.
Essex Square Shopping Center
Riverside Tappahannock Emergency Room
White Oak Shopping Center
Walmart - Grocery Side
Tappahannock Towne Center
Rappahannock Office Building
Corner of Prince & Cross Street
The RIVAH RIDE
Bay Transit’s Brand New Dedicated Route for Essex County Citizens
Everyone knows they can board a Bay Transit bus to go to many different locations throughout Essex County and connect with other buses to access services in neighboring counties. Now Essex County citizens also have access to a dedicated transit service with a regular route and regular stops and times.
This new service is called, The Rivah Ride, which residents are encouraged to try for free during the entire month of October! Yes, free! The Rivah Ride will operate Monday through Friday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Beginning Monday, November 2, riders will pay a low cost of 50 cents. Free transfers from other Bay Transit buses are available.
The beauty of this type of service is that citizens now have convenient access to bus stops in and around the town of Tappahannock that includes the Riverside Tappahannock Hospital, Mt. Clements offices for medical appointments, Wal-Mart, White Oak Shopping Center, Post Office, Tappahannock Towne Center, Rappahannock Office Building, county offices and other businesses on Prince Street and other locations.
For further information about The Rivah Ride schedule, please call the Bay Transit ride line at 804.250.011 or read about it here.
This service is available to people of all ages and for all reasons. The Rivah Ride – one more way for citizens to access the consumer goods and services they need and one more way Bay Transit benefits economic development in Essex County.
NEW PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION SERVICE IS UNDERWAY!
Bay Transit is running four deviated fixed public transportation routes.
Rides are $0.50 cents, transfers from other Bay Transit transportation are free.
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Bay Transit Roadeo – 2016
The Bay Transit Annual Roadeo is an event with multiple opportunities for training, skills development and camaraderie as 69 Drivers throughout the Region compete to be the best Driver in the organization.
The top three Drivers become eligible to participate in the State Roadeo (to be held in Chesterfield, VA) on Saturday, April 9 and the winner of that event qualifies for the National Roadeo (to be held in Portland, OR) on Sunday, May 22.
The Roadeo has three primary components and it follows national and industry standards:
- Closed Course Driving Skills through Obstacles (traffic cones)
- Wheelchair Loading and Securement
- Written Exam focusing on Safety and Operational Procedures
Three days of competition were completed at the Gloucester and Warsaw Transit Facilities.
March 21 – Gloucester
March 23-24 – Warsaw
FROM HEATHSVILLE TO
LOTTSBURG, CALLAO, AND WARSAW
MONDAY THRU FRIDAY
8:30 am 11:00 am
2:00 pm 4:00 pm
$2.00 Each Way
And Free Transfers
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Middle Peninsula Rideshare – your long-distance commute connection to Richmond, Hampton Roads and Northern Virginia/D.C. and beyond
MEDCARRY provides non-emergency medical transportation to persons 60 years and older that live in the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula.
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Bay Transit is a non-profit community transit service serving the counties of Charles City, Essex, Gloucester, King and Queen, King William, Lancaster, Mathews, Middlesex, New Kent, Northumberland, Richmond, and Westmoreland.
Bay Transit provides on-demand service and offers a handful of fixed routes in some communities. We operate from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.