In 2009, we moved into our new Facility at 413 S Vandemark Rd.. This building provides a climate controlled area for all of our vehicles, offices for the dispatchers and a meeting room for training.
Shelby Public Transit is the demand-responsive, curb-to-curb public transit system in the City of Sidney and Shelby County area. The system began operation in 1980 with two vehicles and limited service within the city limits. Today, public transportation is available to everyone in Shelby County.
Our goal is to offer accessible, clean, safe, and affordable public transportation in Shelby County.
All rates are per person/per one-way trip
General Public: $2.50
Seniors (Age 65 and over): $1.00
General Public: $5.00
Seniors & Disabled: $2.50
No charge: Children under the age of 2.
Children under the age of 5 must be
accompanied by an adult.
HOW TO QUALIFY
FOR THE REDUCED RATE
Seniors: Show proof of age (such as drivers license) to the driver to receive your
yellow senior ID card.
Disabled: Contact our office for a form to be completed by your physician or medical provider. Upon completion of the form, come to our office to receive approval of the certification request and receive a blue ID card. Certifications must be renewed every 3 years.
Fares must be paid before the vehicle leaves the pickup point:
All passengers MUST wear seat belts.
Child restraint seats are not provided. It is the passenger’s responsibility to provide and secure the seat before departure.
No food or beverages on the vehicles
No smoking on the vehicles
Our “on-time” window is 10 minutes before to 10 minutes after your scheduled pick up time. Please be ready 10 minutes before your scheduled pick up. Drivers will only wait 3 minutes for you to board.
Please carry the correct change. Drivers
usually have no more than $5 in change
Mobility service animals are permitted on the vehicles with their owner. Pets are not permitted on our vehicles.
No package pick up or delivery service
Funded by the City of Sidney,
Shelby County Commissioners,
ODOT Office of Transit and
the Federal Transit Administration
Your comments, complaints, questions and suggestions are always welcome. Please contact the Transit Manager at
To show appreciation to their senior and
disabled customers, the following stores
participate in our token program:
When you make a purchase at these stores, stop by the service desk to receive a free token for your trip home.