The August 19 Board Meeting has been cancelled. The next Board Meeting will be held Wednesday, Sept. 16, at 4:30 p.m.
Beginning Monday, Aug. 3, COLTS will have a 5:15 a.m. OUTBOUND on the #31 Old Forge/Stauffer and a 6 a.m. INBOUND until further notice.
Beginning today, COLTS is running on expanded service. Please see the information below, which is also posted at the Transit Center. Individual timetables are posted on our web site (on the left side of the Home Page) and also are available at the Lackawanna Transit Center.
Please note that passengers are required to wear masks on all COLTS buses and vans, as well as at the Lackawanna Transit Center and main office building.
When servicing Childs, the #52 Carbondale bus will not be using Chestnut Street or Old Plank Road until further notice. The bus will continue to service the Neete Center (former Domestic Relations Building.) This is due to an ongoing construction project on Chestnut Street.
#18 Petersburg will no longer service Union, Richter, or East Gibson St. until further notice.
Beginning Monday, March 2, 2020, the Valley Community Library, located at 739 River St., Peckville, began selling all COLTS bus passes. Monthly, 10-ride, student, and day passes are all available.
The Valley Community Library joins the Albright Memorial, Library Express, Nancy Kay Holmes, and Carbondale library branches in selling COLTS passes. We are grateful for this partnership!
Beginning Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020, the Carbondale Public Library, located at 5 North Main St., Carbondale, began selling COLTS bus passes. Monthly, 10-ride, student, and day passes are all available.
Carbondale joins the Albright Memorial, Library Express, and Nancy Kay Holmes branches in selling COLTS passes. We are grateful for this partnership!
UPDATED 12/3/2019 – Snow Routes for 2019-2020
The decision to keep buses on Snow Routes all day will be decided
on a case by case basis dependent on the weather.
# 12 Jessup: North Washington Ave. to Green Ridge St. to Blakely St. to regular route to the bottom of Church St. in Jessup.
#13 Drinker / Marywood Saturday: Inbound: Drinker Street to Blakely to Green Ridge to North Washington to regular.
# 14 Drinker / Chestnut: North Washington Ave. to Green Ridge St. to left on Blakely St. right on Drinker St. on to regular route; no service on Chestnut or Mill Streets.
# 18 Petersburg: Regular route to Prescott Ave. and Mulberry St. (at Turkey Hill) and turn around.
# 21 East Mountain / Oakmont: Regular route to Moosic St. to right on Meadow Ave. to River St., then turn around in Salvation Army parking lot.
# 25 Valley View / Hilltop: Use regular route to South Webster Ave and Brook St., then right on Brook St. to left on Prospect Ave., to left on Cherry St. to South Webster Ave.; no service to Valley View Terrace or Hilltop Manor.
# 28 Pittston: No Rocky Glen Road; no Williams St.; stay at Pittston Plaza.
#31 Old Forge / Stauffer: Use regular route to N. 9th (Robinson) to Cabrini Ave. to 10th to Washburn to S. Main; right onto Drakes Lane and turns around in empty parking lot at former UPS building; no Bridge Street.
# 36 Lafayette: Lackawanna to N. 9th (Robinson) to Cabrini Ave. to 10th to Washburn; no Lafayette St.
#37 Lafayette / Oram Saturday: Lackawanna to N. 9th (Robinson) to Cabrini Ave. to 10th to Washburn to S. Main to regular Oram route; then South Main Ave. to right on Washburn; no Lafayette St.
# 38 Oram: Regular route into Mount Pleasant Drive; bus exits on Linden Ave. to 7th to Lackawanna Ave. to N. 9th (Robinson) to Cabrini Ave. to 10th to Washburn to South Main to regular route.
# 41 High Works: Regular route to Main Ave. to Oak St. to Keyser Ave. to Keyser Oak Plaza; no service on Dickson Ave.; no service on Ferdinand or Theodore Streets. There is no service to Allied Services or Delaware Towers unless otherwise noted.
# 43 Viewmont / Bangor: Regular route to Bangor Heights, then straight on Kelly St. to left on Kennedy St., to left on Edith Ave. to left on Mary St. to right on Kelly St., and back to regular route.
#48 Dalton/Waverly / Clarks Summit: From the post office in downtown Dalton, the bus will make a right on South Turnpike Road and merge right back onto Routes 6 & 11. There is no service to Waverly.
#53 Marywood / U of S: Use Adams Ave. to regular route outbound; no service to University of Scranton; use North Washington Ave. inbound.
# 99 Minooka / Montage (weekday and Saturday): Regular route to EDM Americas ONLY.
Student passes are no longer available for ONLINE purchase.
Reduced student passes are available to current students with valid student IDs at various fare outlets. You must show either student ID or other proof, such as a report card or current class schedule, that you are in school. Only one pass may be purchased per student at a time.
Only one pass is available per student:
• 31-day passes are $28
• 10-ride passes are $7.85
Monthly student passes are available at: COLTS headquarters, the Lackawanna Transit Center, main office of Scranton High School, West Scranton High School, Albright Memorial Library on Vine Street, The Nancy Kay Holmes Branch at Green Ridge and Library Express at The Marketplace at Steamtown.
10-ride student passes are available at: COLTS headquarters, the Lackawanna Transit Center, Albright Memorial Library, The Nancy Kay Holmes Branch, and Library Express at The Marketplace at Steamtown.
Adult students can purchase 31-day ADULT STUDENT passes for $28. These passes are bright red with the COLTS logo on them.
The student must show a form of ID (such as a student ID or current class schedule along with a photo ID) that shows that they are currently enrolled in a local college, trade school or beauty school. Only one pass may be purchased per student.
Adult student passes are available at the Lackawanna Transit Center, COLTS headquarters at 800 North South Road, Albright Memorial Library at 500 Vine St., Nancy Kay Holmes Library at the corner of Wyoming Ave. and Green Ridge St., and Library Express on the second floor of The Marketplace at Steamtown.
Bus passes are non-refundable.