Figuring out how to best get from place to place and utilizing accessible public and private transportation can be a little daunting. LIFTT can help you determine your best options, help you learn the system, and work with you step by step until you are comfortable riding the systems available. Below is some basic information and links about transportation in our service area.

To speak to a LIFTT independent Living team member regarding your transportation needs, please give us a call at (406) 259-5181 or send us a message through the contact us page.

Local Public Transportation Authorities

City of Billings Met Transit

Operated by the city of Billings, MET Transit currently has 25 vehicles operating on 17 fixed routes all throughout the city of Billings. Click here to view current MET schedules and routes.

All of MET’s buses are accessible by citizens who use wheelchairs and other mobility devices. They are wheelchair lift-equipped and accessible to all citizens who are unable to use the stairs.

For questions about lift-equipped services and all other MET Transit services, please call the MET office at (406) 657-8218. If requested, large print materials or other alternative accessible formats are available.

In 2024 LIFTT and Billings MET Transit partnered to create a video about the importance of accessible transportation to the independence of people with disabilities. You can view it below

Disabled person on wheelchair using car lift

MET Plus

MET Plus is the ADA para-transit program for citizens who are unable to use the fixed-route MET bus service due to a disability. Specially equipped vehicles provide curb-to-curb service for persons certified as eligible. Click here to obtain a MET Plus application or for more information or to schedule rides, call (406) 657-8218.

Baker – Fallon County Council on Aging Transportation

Although small, Fallon County Council on Aging’s Transportation System is available to all residents of Fallon County—whether they are young, old, or disabled.

Hours of Operation

  • Local Service: 8:00am – 4:00pm Monday – Saturday
  • Out-of-town Service: Hours change to meet demand (Normally 8:00am – 6:00pm)

Routes and Schedules

  • On Demand within Baker City Limits
  • Occasional service to and from Plevna when requested
  • Out-of-town to Miles City – 1st Wednesday of each month
  • Out-of-town to Dickinson, ND – 3rd Wednesday of each month
  • Medical Appointments up to 225 miles from Baker – upon request

For more information contact Carla Brown, Fallon County Council on Aging Coordinator at 406-778-3595 or

Broadus – Powder River County Public Transportation

Hours of Operation

  • 8 am – 5 pm: Monday-Friday

Routes and Schedules

  • Demand Responsive
  • Out of Town Trips
  • Discounts for seniors

PRCPT makes trips to Miles City, Billings, Gillette WY, Ft. Meade, Spearfish, Belle Fourche, and Rapid City SD. We schedule the trip as soon as someone calls in for an appointment, then PRCPT advertises it in the local paper, on our local TV station, and on our website. PRCPT encourages its passengers to call as soon as they know they need an appointment so PRCPT can coordinate our trips with other passengers. Everyone is welcome to ride.

For more information, please contact Kathy Roberts, Coordinator at (406) 436-2243 or

Forsyth – Rosebud County Health Care Center Transportation

Rosebud Health Care Center’s Transportation Department provides a rural demand response service available to the public to assist with their transportation needs. RHCC Transportation asks for a 24-to-48-hour advance notice when scheduling our services.

Hours of Operation/Schedule

  • In-town (Forsyth): Monday–Friday. Appointments should be scheduled between 8 a.m. and. 4 p.m.
  • Billings: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays. Appointments should be scheduled between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
  • Miles City: Tuesdays & Thursdays. Appointments should be scheduled between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.

For more information or to schedule a ride contact RHCC Transportation at (406) 346-4209.

Glendive – Dawson County Transit

Dawson County Transit is a public transit service which serves the Glendive area providing rides to individuals needing access for social events, shopping, work, medical appointments, schools and most places they need to be during the day.

Hours of Operation/Schedule

  • Rides to destinations in the Glendive area are available from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

For more information or to schedule rides contact (406) 377-5024 or

Ekalaka – Carter Charter

Bus remains in town Tuesday, Thursdays and Fridays due to Congregate Mealtimes for seniors. Bus is scheduled to travel to Baker every 1st and 3rd Wednesday and to Miles City every 2nd and 4th Wednesday. Medical appointment rides available to Billings, Baker, Glendive, Miles City, Rapid City SD, Spearfish SD, Sturgis SD and Dickenson ND.

For more information or to schedule, please contact Coordinator Tricia Lovec at (406) 775-8751.

man in wheelchair is being helped into a van

Jordan – Garfield County Senior Center/Transit

Garfield County Senior Center/Transit provides a rural demand response service available to the public to assist with their transportation needs.

Hours of Operation/Schedule

  • Please book at least 24 hours in advance.
  • Rides in Jordan Monday through Friday 8-5.
  • Medical Trips to Billings or Miles City when scheduled.

For more information contact Senior Center/Transit Director Annette Thomas at (406) 557-2501.

Laurel − Laurel Public Transportation

Laurel Public Transportation provides a demand response service available to the public to assist with their transportation needs both within the city of Laurel and to & from Billings.

Hours of Operation/Schedule

Service available for any type of trip during regularly scheduled hours.

Within Laurel

  • Mondays – Fridays | 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

To/From Billings

  • 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month
  • 1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Make your reservation at least one business day in advance.**

Call the City of Laurel at 406-628-4796 between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Miles City – Custer County Transit

Custer County Transit provides non-emergency public transportation through an on demand, next day scheduled reservation (i.e. need a ride on Tuesday you have to call and reserve on Monday), within the city limits (2 mile bubble) of Miles City as well as limited service to Billings.

Hours of Operation/Schedule

  • Miles City: (must schedule 24 hours in advance) Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Billings: Trips on scheduled days each month. Click for dates in 2022.

For more information or to schedule a ride contact Custer County Transit at (406) 847-2222 or

girl walking on dirt road

Red Lodge – Carbon Area Ride & Transit (CART)

The Carbon Area Ride and Transit service provides a safe, reliable, and affordable means of transportation, for residents in Red Lodge, Roberts, Joliet, Bridger, Belfry, and Fromberg, as well as residents living within a three-mile radius of Highways 212 and 310.

Hours of Operation/Schedule

  • Please schedule rides at least 24 hours in advance.
  • Rides within Carbon County: Mondays, Tuesdays & Fridays 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Rides to Billings, Wednesdays & Thursdays, By Appointment.

For more information or to schedule a ride, contact Carbon Area Ride and Transit at (406) 426-4506.

Sidney – Richland County Transportation Service

Richland County Transportation Service strives to provide Richland County residents with reliable transportation to meet their medical, nutritional, social and economic needs to help improve their quality of life.

Hours of Operation/Schedule

  • Please schedule by 4 p.m. on the previous business day before your trip.
  • Sidney, Monday through Friday 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Savage (to Sidney), Tuesdays Pickup Time 10 a.m. Return time 2 p.m.
  • Fairview (to Sidney), Thursdays Pickup Time 10:30 a.m. Return Time 2 p.m.
  • Lambert (to Sidney), Fridays Pickup Time 10:30 a.m. Return Time 2 p.m.

For more information or to schedule a ride contact Richland County Transportation Service at (406) 433-RIDE (7433) or