|River Valley Transit
Our goal is to provide safe, convenient, efficient, and affordable public transportation to the citizens of the Greater Williamsport Area and Lycoming County. On this website you’ll find help in planning a trip and the cost of bus fares. You can also get information on the Williamsport Historic Trolleys, the Hiawatha Paddlewheel Riverboat and the new Peter Herdic Transportation Museum! River Valley Transit is committed to “Getting You There!” and is proud to offer public transportation and several historic and tourist services. Whether you live in the Williamsport area or are visiting we welcome you to come aboard!
We are a third-generation, family-owned motorcoach company based in Avis, Pennsylvania. We have been in business for almost 6 decades and operate a fleet of 27 modern, 47- and 55-passenger MCI and Prevost motorcoaches. They are equipped with restroom, air conditioning, reclining seats, AM/FM radio with cassette player, VCR player and TV monitors, cellular phones and our own private radio frequency for communicating from bus to bus on multiple group tours. Some of our motorcoaches are ADA accessible.
Susquehanna Trailways currently has the highest safety ratings possible from the Federal Department of Transportation and the Pennsylvania Public Utilities Commission's Motor Carrier Enforcement Division. We are also an approved carrier for the Department of Defense by the Military Traffic Management Command. To obtain and keep this approval, a motor carrier has to go through extensive inspections and audits on a regular basis.
We also have a staff of trained and experienced tour planners to assist your group for all stages of your trip. We can arrange your complete itinerary, make all lodging and attraction reservations and supply you with safe and dependable motorcoach transportation. All you have to do is call our toll-free number — 1-800-692-6314.
The Williamsport Parking Authority is a strategic partner in the City of Williamsport’s goal to provide organized, accessible and efficient parking for the Williamsport Central Business District. Organized in 1952, the Williamsport Parking Authority currently operates and maintains 15 municipal lots and 2 parking garages. The parking authority also maintains over 200 street meters and other related street traffic zones. The Williamsport Parking Authority lots and garages are used by downtown business customers, merchant employees, civic organizations as well as host to the Williamsport Outdoor Growers Market each summer season. The Williamsport Parking Authority is proud to be an active partner in the revitalization of Downtown Williamsport and positively contributes to economic development in the Central Business District.