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Go West Statistics
FY-2016 Ridership to Date 572,018
Since 2/22/99 22.8 million
Estimate for FY15 1.85 million
Change from FY15 to FY16 -15%
Change over 5 year Trend -20%
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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All routes running on Regular (In-Session) Routes:  

These are Routes 1 Through 19.  These are also known as the Carousel Routes, the Night and Weekend Routes, and the Municipal "In-Session" Routes.

Service Advisories:

Friday, November 20th, All Routes 1-9 close for the week of Thanks Giving at 5 PM, we will begin "Municipal Break Routes" on Saturday November 21, which will continue until Sunday November 29, where we will return to our "In Services Routes".

Saturday, November 21st, AMTRAK 10 will do and extra run for both the morning and the Afternoon Amtrak Departures toward Chicago.  This is addition to the service already provided by routes 24 and 26 for the PM Departure.

Sunday, November 22nd, AMTRAK 10 will do an AM Run for the AM Amtrak Departure.

There will be no service on Sunday, November 22, and  Thursday, November 26 (Thanks Giving).

Municipal Break Routes are:  12 South, 15 East, 17 Northeast, 18 Southeast,19 Southwest, along with 24 North, and 26 Northwest.

Amtrak 10, Will run extra runs on Friday Nov 20th for the PM departure, extra runs on Saturday AM and PM, and Sunday AM, as well as on Sunday Nov 29th for all three Amtrak arrivals.

If you need to get to the Amtrak station on Saturday, check out the Municipal Break Route Schedule -- All buses running go to the City Center / Amtrak Station.



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