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Go West Statistics
FY-2016 Ridership to Date 856,634
Since 2/22/99 23.9 million
Estimate for FY16 1.75 million
Change from FY15 to FY16 -15%
Change over 5 year Trend -17%
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-2015 1,812,642
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Welcome to February on a Leap Year!

All routes running on "In Session" Routes:  

This includes:

WIU Carousel Routes:  Routes 1-4
WIU Night and Weekend Routes:  Routes 5-10
Municipal In-Session Routes:  Routes 11-19


Service Advisories:

On Friday, February 12th, Routes 1-8 will be on Saturday Schedules, Routes 11-19 will be on normal Friday Schedules.

Amtrak 10 will run both AM and PM Departure runs on Thursday February 11.  (WIU Campus has no classes on Feb 12th)

Spring Break begins at 5:00 PM on March 11th.  Routes 1-8 will shut down at 5:00 PM.  A large number of Amtrak 10 Routes will begin at 5:00 PM -- (As a spoiler, It might help to know that all "Campus" buses still on route at 5 PM will will change over and finish their day as an Amtrak 10 bus.)



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